What is myopia?

The rates of myopia (near-sightedness) are rising, and expected to hit 50% of the world’s population by 2050.  As well as being one of the most common vision disorders in the world, it is also the leading cause of blindness worldwide, and leading cause of visual impairment in children.  With …

Why we’re Eyecare Plus

The Eyecare Plus Brand Ever wondered why we’re called Eyecare Plus?  That’s because even though each practice is independent, we are also part of a nationwide group of optometrists, working together to offer gold level care in optometry services.  That means we get the best of both worlds – and …

Eye tests for children

Eye tests for children – your questions answered Have you ever had your child’s eyes tested? According to Optometry Australia’s 2020 Vision Index Report almost 80% of Australian parents believe their children have great eyesight, despite nearly 32% of children never having had an eye test. Not only that, but …