Regular Eye ExamsRegular eye exams are essential for adults and children alike!
Eye exams at The Eye Practice are extremely thorough and can detect early signs of eye conditions such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetes and cataract before you are even aware of any symptoms. The Eye Practice is always at the forefront of technology and has the specialised equipment to thoroughly assess your eye health and even pick up other underlying health problems such as high blood pressure and diabetes.
Your eyes should be examined at least once every 2 years and if you are a contact lens wearer, once every 12 months.
In this digital age, a mine of information is publicly available at our fingertips. But finding a high quality, reliable healthcare provider is not as simple as a Google search. Read on for some useful tips on how to find the best dry eye clinic for your condition.
Hydrops (or corneal rupture) is a rare complication of severe keratoconus eye disease. So much so, that at The Eye Practice, we only see three or four cases a year.
This is not science fiction. In breaking news, scientists working in Newcastle University have discovered a way to build a cornea using 3D bioprinting.
Keratoconus is a disorder of the cornea, the clear front window of the eye. Instead of being nice and smooth, the cornea becomes irregular. This leads to blurry vision.