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12 April 2022

How to Stop Glasses from Fogging Up

There are a number of issues you’d imagine could arise when being hit by a world-wide pandemic. However, a surprising […]

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29 October 2019

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 […]

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14 May 2019

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 […]

PRK laser surgery

14 May 2019

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 […]

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14 May 2019

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? […]

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02 August 2018

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 […]

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Patient Information

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19 June 2022

A Guide to Laser Eye Surgery (LASIK)

If you have impaired vision, chances are you’ve heard about one of the most common forms of laser eye surgery […]

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24 November 2021

What is laser eye surgery?

Laser surgery is a medical procedure that uses laser light, instead of a scalpel, to remove tissue. In laser eye […]

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26 November 2021

Frequently Asked Questions

If  you’re considering laser eye surgery, you’re likely to have some questions and concerns. At NewVision Clinics, we believe that […]

02 December 2021

Suitability & Eligibility

Am I suitable / eligible for laser eye surgery? If you feel visually or socially restricted by glasses or contact […]

02 December 2021

Laser Eye Surgery Costs

The Cost of Laser Eye Surgery in Melbourne Information regarding our laser eye correction costs in Melbourne Are you considering […]

02 December 2021

Health Insurance

Are you considering laser eye surgery but are not sure if your health insurer will cover the cost? Health Insurance […]

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Prof. Alpins Articles

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30 November 2021


Professor Noel Alpins AM M.B., B.S., D.O. (MELB), F.R.A.N.Z.C.O., F.R.A.C.S., F.R.C.Ophth., F.A.C.S. CATARACT & REFRACTIVE SURGEON Experience: Professor Alpins has been […]

29 November 2021

Published Articles

View articles by category View published articles in peer review journals 164. Hemidivisional Vector Planning to Reduce and Regularize Irregular […]

29 November 2021

Book Chapters

26. Alpins NA, Stamatelatos G. “Astigmatism Surprise After Refractive Surgery.” 25. Alpins NA. Come si calcola la IOL “giusta” – Oculista […]

29 November 2021

Published Articles – by Category

View articles in date orderView published articles in peer review journals ASSORT 5. Top Paradox Programmer Wins Trip to US […]

29 November 2021

Published Articles in Peer Review Journals

View articles in date order View articles by category 25. Hemidivisional Vector Planning to Reduce and Regularize Irregular Astigmatism by […]

29 November 2021

Editorial Citations & Podcasts

Editorial Citations: From the Editor – Excimer laser technology – New options coming to fruition. Dec 1997 From the Editor […]

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LASIK surgery

03 July 2023

Does Insurance Cover AU Lasik Surgery? Explore Options

One common question when considering LASIK surgery is whether or not it is covered by health insurance. This blog post […]

myopia treatment

23 October 2023

Age-Related Changes to Your Vision From Myopia in Melbourne

As you get older, it’s common to experience changes in your vision. This can be the result of eye diseases, […]


07 July 2023

What is Astigmatism? Causes and Symptoms in Melbourne

Astigmatism is a common vision problem that results from an irregularly shaped cornea, which can cause blurred or distorted vision. […]

PRK laser surgery

06 November 2023

What is PRK? The Basics for New Patients in Melbourne

Short for photorefractive keratectomy, PRK laser surgery is a procedure used to correct refractive errors like hyperopia (long-sightedness), myopia (short-sightedness) and astigmatism. […]

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18 October 2022

What are the Different Types of LASER EYE Surgery?

Known for their accuracy, effectiveness and safety, LASER surgery techniques are a tried and tested way to drastically improve a […]

PRK surgery

10 July 2023

What are Your Astigmatism Treatment Options in AU?

Astigmatism is a common vision problem caused by an irregularly shaped cornea or lens, leading to blurred or distorted vision. […]

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