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.
If only there were one perfect pair of glasses that provided clear vision for everything. Just imagine it; clear vision to drive, use digital devices, read the back of a medicine bottle or change a washer under the kitchen sink.
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.