Cataract Kids Australia

Cataract Kids Australia and orthoptists

As a parent of a child with cataracts, MEGAN PRICTOR knows the struggle of affected families. That’s why she set up Cataract Kids Australia, a charity that’s formed a strong bond with orthoptics. Read more

A laser treatment approach to floaters

Invasive surgery is often a step too far to eliminate vitreous floaters for many, but DR CON MOSHEGOV says an Australian-developed YAG laser therapy is proving to be an ideal first-line option for selected patients.

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Rewriting eye disease: Are we ready for gene therapies?

In 2020, ophthalmology became the first medical field in Australia to secure approval for a gene therapy. The one-off treatment can restore vision in people once resigned to a lifetime of blindness and is expected to pave the way for many more. MYLES HUME analyses the opportunities and challenges posed by ocular gene therapies. Read more

Cylite HP-OCT

Australian-made HP-OCT to hit the market

Melbourne company Cylite is putting the final touches on its Hyperparallel-OCT (HP-OCT) ahead of its official launch next month. The company discusses its journey up until this point and the sophistication that sets its technology apart.

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Heron Eyecare

Optimising workflow for precise results

Independent optometrists discuss their decision to harmonise the end-to-end patient journey with the latest ophthalmic lens technology from a single manufacturer, and the value it’s creating for their businesses and patients. Read more