As a Toowoomba optometrist, I am required to keep up to date with current research, industry trends and treatment options as part of maintaining my registration.
Glaucoma is the leading cause of vision loss in Australia - over 300,000 Australians are currently living with the disease. While the effects of glaucoma can be devastating, regular visits to your optometrist will ensure it is detected as early as possible, which is essential for minimising vision loss.
Healthy eyes and good vision play a critical role in how children learn in the classroom, and in life. In fact, eye and vision problems in infants and young children can cause developmental and behavioural delays.
Most people don’t associate diabetes with the eyes, when in fact it can cause serious vision problems if left undetected. Lets take a look at how diabetes could be affecting your eyes.
iPods, iPads and tablets, oh my. It’s enough to give you a pain in the eye! Literally. But it doesn’t have to.
Most people think that all optometrists are the same when in fact there are several types that look at a variety of different things. Here we will talk about behavioural optometrists.