Can you afford NOT to have laser eye surgery?

More than half of the Australian population wears glasses or contact lenses — even though there are options and they may not need to resort to prescription lenses. Roy Morgan Research has shown that 65.2 percent of Australian women over the age of 18 wear prescription glasses or contact lenses, compared with 54.8 per... Read More

Eye now pay later

Laser Eye Surgery or LASIK surgery is a revolutionary  treatment liberating thousands of Australians from chronic eye conditions like astigmatism, myopia and hyperopia. In recent years, has fast become one of the most seamless, pain free and successful procedures in modern medicine. According to ... Read More

The ground-breaking Alpins method featured in Washington presentation

At the recent annual meeting of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery in Washington, D.C., renowned Australian ophthalmologist Professor Noel Alpins talked about his technique to measure astigmatism of the eye to prepare it for surgery in order to get the most accurate measurement... Read More

Is laser eye surgery a good investment?

Laser eye surgery is an investment for your future, but just like all other investments, you need to weigh up the expenses, as well as the benefits. When considering the procedure, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. But instea... Read More

All you need to know about floaters and flashes

The vast majority of people experience floaters and flashes in their vision throughout their lifetime. While most of them are harmless, they can signal that you have a serious eye problem, that may compromise your vision. Ha... Read More

Get the leading edge at uni with LASIK

Get the leading edge at uni with LASIK Starting tertiary studies for the first time can be a daunting experience. A new campus to navigate, study plans to lock in, class timetables, lectures, tutorials - the list goes on. You have y... Read More

Parts of your body that will thank you for having laser eye surgery

You’re sitting there, and your contemplating hard—do you take the plunge and get laser eye surgery, or do you hold it off another year? Despite all the benefits, committing to any medical procedure sometimes takes a little bit of courage. But when you pair all those advantages with th... Read More

How music can improve your laser eye surgery experience

There is little doubt that music is good for the soul. And with acts like Sia, The Foo Fighters, Drake and Bruno Mars coming to Australia in the coming months, there is plenty to celebrate for music fans. But while these acts are a delight to the ears, there are many Aussies who may struggle to see them if they are stationed in the c... Read More

Keeping your eyes healthy

Knowing your family's eye health history is a good way of knowing what problems may pop up in the future. There are a number of things you can do to maintain healthy eyes and avoid potential hiccups altogether. Keep your body active and healthy Maintaining a healthy weight i... Read More

Mortlake welcomes Professor Noel Alpins to 2018 Australia Day event.

Since becoming an Australia Day Ambassador eight years ago, Professor Noel Alpins has had the great opportunity to visit some of the most beautiful parts of Victoria. This year he was able to add the Moyne Shire to his list, as he was invited to spend Australia Day 2018 in Mortlake, Western Victoria. Australia Day Ambassadors have excelled in their field and ar... Read More