How to prevent sun damage to your eyes

How to prevent sun damage to your eyes

Our tips for keeping your eyes protected this summer With summer upon us, Kiwis are heading outdoors, firing up the BBQ and enjoying the sunny weather. But as the days are getting longer and sun stronger, it’s important to check in with our eye health and make sure...
What you need to know about Digital Eye Strain

What you need to know about Digital Eye Strain

Digital eye strain: the effect screens have on your eyes For many of us, almost everyday is filled with looking at digital screens, from the moment we wake up until the time we go to bed. Whether it’s for work, keeping in touch with family and friends or...
Map it Out: The Keratograph

Map it Out: The Keratograph

by Jenny The Keratograph is a new state of the art piece of equipment for computerised imaging of the anterior or front surface of the eye. The Keratograph has three main functions: As a corneal topographer, the Keratograph takes advanced measurements of the corneal...
The Most Comfortable Contact Lens We Have Ever Fitted

The Most Comfortable Contact Lens We Have Ever Fitted

by Jenny OVERVIEW OF CONTACT LENSES Contact lenses are now soft and easy to adapt to, but that wasn’t necessarily the case when they were first introduced. Did you know that first pair of contact lenses were made over 40 years ago? They were made out of the non-oxygen...
Got the right lens cloths? Tips for lens care

Got the right lens cloths? Tips for lens care

by Jenny Your spectacle lenses are literally your eyes to see the world. So it pays to make sure your lenses are well looked after and maintained. It’s more than having the right lens cleaner or glasses case — although those are important. Here are 5 great tips...