Insight News

Sydney surgeon details first Luxturna gene therapy allowing patient to see stars

The vitreoretinal surgeon who performed Australia’s first Luxturna gene therapy has described the intricacy of the procedure, while hailing the …

Understanding funding for low vision services

Vision Australia is keen to remind practitioners about the various funding options for blind and low vision patients, which it …
CPD ophthalmology optometrist

RANZCO ‘ahead of the curve’ with major CPD changes on horizon

RANZCO is set to launch a new continuing professional development (CPD) framework a full year before new Medical Board of …
Automated perimetry Dr Lisa Nivison-Smith

AMD visual field testing of little clinical relevance, Sydney study finds

Researchers from the Centre for Eye Health (CFEH) and UNSW have published a new review demonstrating visual field testing in …

Regionally based private ophthalmologists in NSW under increasing pressure – RANZCO

RANZCO has highlighted the intensifying pressure on regionally based private ophthalmologists in NSW – potentially sending some into early retirement …

Features

Issues around same day bilateral cataract surgery

Cataracts are the commonest operation in the world. With modern day surgical techniques, it’s also the safest. And better yet, …

In pursuit of more precise vitrectomy

Vitrectomy cutters are the fundamental tool for vitreoretinal surgeons. South Australian retinal specialist DR STEWART LAKE discusses one of the …

Home is where the harm is: changing trends in eye injuries

New research on eye trauma sustained during the COVID-19 pandemic, coupled with the launch of an international live registry of …

Cafa Huynh – a refugee’s journey to optometry

Cafa Huynh was the youngest Vietnamese refugee to be pulled off a sinking boat in a daring rescue in 1981. …
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Research

Hoya launches Oliver Wolfe Junior frames

Events

MIDO postponed until 2022

Zeiss to host APAC January Summit – virtual

Zeiss systems streamline glaucoma management

In an ageing population with an increased disease burden, clinicians are seeking ways to manage glaucoma patients routinely presenting in …

Compact Touch – three-in-one ultrasound system

Compact in design and definitive in diagnosis, the new A/B/P ultrasound platform from Quantel Medical/Ellex is designed to transform views …

ISABEL MARANT embodies ‘sophisticated Parisian aesthetic’

The ISABEL MARANT Eyewear collection is designed, produced and distributed in partnership with Safilo.

Three-in-one lens tech with Serengeti sunglasses

With the 1970s spirit flowing through its veins, the Serengeti Amboy embodies the DNA, philosophy and expertise of Serengeti. Its …

ProDesign Denmark marks milestone with new capsule collection

ProDesign Denmark – locally distributed by Eyes Right Optical – is celebrating its upcoming 50th anniversary. To celebrate, it is …

Modstyle unveils latest Avanti designs

The Australian eyewear design team at Modstyle have been busy, with the summer season seeing the launch of new models …

Exhibiting at the RANZCO Congress?

Insight – RANZCO Congress Preview The February 2022 issue of Insight is set to feature a preview of the 52nd …