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Glaucoma – An important reason for regular eye examinations

Australians1, yet it is estimated that 50% of those living with glaucoma are undiagnosed1. While nine out of 10 Australians say that sight is their most valued sense 2, as many as one in three Australians ... Continue Reading

Does springtime mean itchy eyes for you?

While many of us welcome spring and the warm weather that comes, others dread it. That’s because they know they are in for months of red, sore, watery and itchy eyes. Hay fever is ... Continue Reading
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How is the health of your child’s eyes?

With an alarming increase in Myopia, how is the health of your child’s eyes? Myopia, commonly known as short-sightedness or near-sightedness, is increasing at an alarming rate worldwide, doubling in children over the course ... Continue Reading

How to stop your glasses from fogging up!

Tips for preventing glasses fogging from Beckenham Optometrist Weekly Clean frames and lenses in warm (not hot) soapy water – dishwashing detergent is fine abd dry completely   Daily Spray lenses front and back ... Continue Reading
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We are COIVD Safe

We are taking every precaution to make sure you are safe. ... Continue Reading

We are open and here to help!

We are open and excited to welcome you all back ... Continue Reading

What you need to know about driver safety and your eyes!

Research tells us that people with poor vision have a 30 percent higher crash involvement rate than those with good vision.1 This isn’t surprising, given around 90% of the decisions we make while driving is ... Continue Reading

Working or Studying from home? How you can look after your eyes!

WORKING OR STUDYING FROM HOME?  HOW YOU CAN LOOK AFTER YOUR EYES? With the outbreak of COVID-19 resulting in many people now working on their screens from home, we have prepared a list of ... Continue Reading

Your Child Should be wearing sunglasses

Children need to protect their eyes just as much as adults, if not more. UV exposure can harm the eyes as well as the skin, and the cumulative effect of UV rays can be ... Continue Reading
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Top Tips to Protect Your Eyes While In The Garden

With many of us following the advice to stay home and limit social interaction these past couple of months, at home activities like renovating and gardening are more popular than ever. However, with these ... Continue Reading