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New Topcon software harmonises imaging devices

Multinational ophthalmic device company Topcon has expanded its footprint in Australia with the introduction of a business segment overseeing the …

Optometrist’s scheme continues to support devastated bushfire town

A Queensland optometry couple who initiated a scheme to adopt a bushfire-affected community say the cause is now supporting more …

World Congress of Optometry postponed till 2023, O=MEGA21 going ahead

The 4th World Congress of Optometry (WCO4), scheduled to be held in Melbourne alongside O=MEGA21 next year, has been postponed …

How to craft a B2B marketing strategy for 2021: A guide on getting the most value for marketing dollars

Many B2B companies are now considering how to invest their marketing budgets for 2021. With so much up in the …

Health funds not hiding ‘pot of gold’

The private health insurance sector has repeated its claim that health funds are not profiting from a reduction of eyecare …

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Presbyopia: blending vision for better outcomes

More presbyopic patients are seeking a safe, effective and affordable surgical solution to break free from their spectacles. Ophthalmologist DR …

MyHealth1st forms alliance with OpenPay

Patients of Australian optometry practices that are linked with the MyHealth1st appointment booking platform now have access to a buy …

Specsavers announces Doug Perkins medallists

Specsavers co-founder Mr Doug Perkins has made a special appearance to announce Australia and New Zealand’s top-performing practices, which received …

AI-driven headset that detects AMD set for Australian debut 

A US company that has incorporated dark adaptometry into a new wearable headset for age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is on …
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Ophthalmic equipment company Zeiss has launched a new slit lamp imaging system for Australian eyecare professionals.

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Allergan’s Refresh eye drops range includes Refresh Tears Plus, which offer temporary relief of eye dryness, discomfort and may protect …

ICP Ocular Surface Analyser

The multifunctional ICP OSA analyses the functionality and stability of tear film layers, and features advanced infrared meibography with automated …

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Theratears’s unique hypotonic and electrolyte balanced formula replicates healthy tears.