High Blood Pressure and CholesterolDoes cholesterol and high blood pressure affect the eyes? Absolutely! Cholesterol causes plaque to build up in arteries which reduces blood flow to extremities and internal organs. When blood flow is reduced to the eyes, it can seriously affect your vision.
In today's stressful, fast-paced environment, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and heart disease are on the increase and the health of your eyes could be affected.
The Eye Practice provides comprehensive, non-invasive examinations to evaluate the health of your eyes and determine if your vision is being affected by any of these conditions.
Keratoconus, a pathological thinning of the cornea, directly affects about 12,000 Australians, with many times this number undiagnosed. But the impact of this disease often extends beyond the sufferer to their family and colleagues.
Shingles is the disease caused when the chicken pox virus reactivates. It is associated with eye problems, some very serious, but the most debilitating thing is the nerve pain that can persist even after the rash has healed.
After over a year in our temporary residence, The Eye Practice has moved to a beautiful new home at Level 3, 50 York St, in Sydney CBD.
Are you bothered by light? Light-adaptive transitions glasses have been around for decades, darkening and fading in various lighting conditions. Unfortunately, there was no equivalent for soft contact lens wearers – until now.