Prof Alpins is awarded the Prestigious José I. Barraquer Lecture and Award

José I. Barraquer Lecture and Award - Honours a physician who has made significant contributions in the field of refractive surgery during his or her career and exemplifies the character and scientific dedication of José I. Barraquer, MD... Read More

Kids back at school? Take time to correct your eyesight

School holidays are a lot of fun for the young ones, but they can be stressful times for parents. How would you like to go into the next school break not having to worry about glasses or contact lenses? We know that time is a valuable thi... Read More

15 times you’ll say ‘OMG’ after laser eye surgery

Ready for life as you know it to change? Have you been sitting on the fence about having LASIK laser eye surgery? Maybe you’re worried you won’t like the ‘new you’ that will be staring right back at you in the mirror after the surgery. Or do you think it’s unaffordable? Does ... Read More

Use your tax return to ditch the glasses this EOFY

Are you tired of wearing glasses but haven’t been able to find room in the budget for LASIK eye surgery? The end of financial year is fast approaching, which presents a golden opportunity for you to have 20/20 vision using your tax return. The entire process takes less than the time it would take you to put together your return, including the sur... Read More

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 pe... 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 The American Refractive Surgery Council... 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 measuremen... 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 inste... 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. H... 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 ... Read More