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Looking After Your Glasses and Sunglasses

How do I clean my lenses? For everyday cleaning, spray the lens cleaner on front and back surface of the lens and wipe clean with a microfibre cleaning cloth. During the day the microfibre cloth ... Continue Reading
Digital Eye Strain

Are You Suffering From Digital Eye Strain?

Digital Eye Strain a Growing Epidemic Caused by a Digital Life. Australians are leading world consumers of tablets, smartphones and computers, with 80% now owning and using a smartphone. Collectively, we look at our ... Continue Reading

Recycle your glasses program

At Beckenham Optometrist we collect for a recycle your glasses program. Many families provide used spectacles no longer suitable for their family or a departed relative, and every pair received is refurbished and a ... Continue Reading

Which glasses suit my face?

Not sure which glasses fit your face shape? With so many frame options available, it can be difficult to know where to start . There are basic principles that we follow to assist you ... Continue Reading

Should I have laser surgery?

Refractive surgery describes a group of procedures where surgery is used to correct the focus of vision as an alternative to spectacles or contact lenses. Refractive surgery is best suited to those who wear ... Continue Reading

Tips for Healthy Eyes

Here are our top tips to keep your eyes healthy! Sunglasses Protect your eyes with sunglasses Healthy Diet Keep a healthy diet by limiting your intake of fats, eating fish 2-3 times a week, eating dark green ... Continue Reading

Looking after your Glasses

How do I clean my lenses? For everyday cleaning, spray the lens cleaner on front and back surface of the lens and wipe clean with a microfibre cleaning cloth. During the day the microfibre cloth ... Continue Reading

The Latest in Eye Health Testing Technology

Often likened to an MRI, OCT Scanning is the most sophisticated tool available for assessing eye health and managing eye conditions including macular degeneration and glaucoma. OCT Scanning Explained Optical Coherence Tomography or OCT ... Continue Reading

Cancer Council endorsed spectacle lens coatings as standard

We proudly prescribe Crizal UV lenses, the only prescription lenses endorsed by Cancer Council. Most clear prescription lenses claiming UV protection only reduce the transmission of UV through the front of the lens. Crizal ... Continue Reading

How you can help give sight

670 million people today are blind or vision impaired. You can help give the joy of sight. ... Continue Reading