Summer Vision

Summer is nearly over but the sun is still out and it’s time to make up for the damp days of 2022. Thinking about relaxing in our gorgeous coastal community unencumbered by blurry text, ... Continue Reading

Sunglasses, UV, and Your Vision

Sunglasses are the perfect summer accessory. We love statement sunnies that complete an outfit, but do you know if your sunnies are actually protecting your eyes from UV damage? Sunglasses are equally important to ... Continue Reading

New Year Deal!

Let’s catch up before New Years! We know you pay hundreds of dollars a year for your private health insurance, so if you have optical extras don’t forget to use them! See the team ... Continue Reading

Multifocal Contact Lenses

As you get older, you’ve probably noticed that close-up objects are starting to appear blurry. This is a sign of presbyopia, a frustrating yet natural condition that begins to affect most people as they ... Continue Reading

Bring on Summer! Our top tips to protect your eyes

With the birds chirping and flowers blooming, the days are getting longer and the sun is shining brighter. We’re here to help you prepare for the Northern Beaches summer, from protecting your eyes to ... Continue Reading

How to boost your road safety

As drivers, we’re so focused on ensuring we have the best safety features for our cars. But all so often we forget arguably the most important safety feature of all… OUR EYES.  We know ... Continue Reading

7 Hay Fever Tips for Contact Lens Wearers

Hay fever season can be a tough time for those of us who feel our eyes, nose, and throat become inflamed and itchy as the pollen count skyrockets. If you wear contact lenses, you’ll notice your eyes ... Continue Reading

How Smoking Affects your Eyes

Recent studies have revealed that smoking can cause eye damage that can lead to, or even worsen, several eye diseases. In some cases, it can also lead to permanent blindness. Smoking eyes are eyes ... Continue Reading
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What is a pterygium?

A pterygium is a triangular-shaped lump of tissue that grows from the conjunctiva (the thin membrane or “skin” of the eye that covers the white of the eye) and onto the cornea – the ... Continue Reading

6 Tips for Maintaining Good Eyesight

How Do I Maintain Healthy Vision? Maintaining healthy vision is more than having a regular eye examination. Your overall health can impact your eye health. Here are 6 tips for maintaining good eyesight. Eat ... Continue Reading