A Year of Water Gradient...

I’ve been practising optometry and specialising in contact lenses for well over 30 years. In that time, I’ve been fortunate to see some breakthrough developments in contact lenses that... More

Global Myopia Institute...

The world’s first global institute to tackle the emerging epidemic of myopia will be based in Australia and involve a consortium of the world’s leading scientists and researchers. The... More

Trifocal Intraocular Lenses for ...

New trifocal intraocular lenses (IOLs) are delivering excellent visual results at different distances. The importance of near, intermediate and distance vision in modern society cannot be... More

2CPD Pts: The Multifocal...

Presbyopia is an epidemic that affects the majority of people beyond 43 years of age.1 This insidious condition slowly robs the visual system of the function of accommodation,1 thus rendering the... More

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Professor Brien Holden has Passed Away

Global leader in eye care and vision research, internationally renowned and awarded scientist and humanitarian, Professor Brien Holden OAM, CEO of Brien Holden Vision Institute, a Professor at the School of...   Read More

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Optometry Australia Clarifies CPD Charges

Members of the ophthalmology and optometry professions have expressed concern over Optometry Australia’s recent decision to charge Continued Professional Development (CPD) providers for course...   Read More

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2CPD Pts: The March of Myopia

The incidence of global myopia is escalating sharply. People with high myopia, generally classified as greater than -5 dioptres, are at increased risk of retinal detachment, cataracts, glaucoma and blindness....   Read More