The development and now widespread availability of OCT has altered diagnosis and management of ocular disease, particularly age-related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetic retinopathy and glaucoma. Read more
During the past decade and a half OCT has evolved from a research tool into something that is widely and routinely used by ophthalmologists and optometrists. Read more
Embracing new technology that improves early detection, digital referrals, treatment options and adherence is key to enhancing patient-centred collaborative care. Read more
The third Specsavers Dispensing Conference (SDC3) was run as a four-stop, one-day conference series that started in Perth and finished in Sydney, via Melbourne and Brisbane. Read more
O=MEGA PREVIEW: Macular Disease Foundation Australia (MDFA)’s partnership manager and education team will be in attendance to explain how they can help eyecare professionals who are both time-poor, and strive for more patient referrals.
“MDFA can help you and your practice achieve both, with better patient outcomes,” the organisation states.
“MDFA can support all of your macular disease patients with immediate and lifelong information, support and non-clinical nutrition and lifestyle advice throughout their entire macular disease journey.”MDFA works with professionals to organise education seminars for staff and patients, help raise awareness and offer holistic patient care.
Visit Macular Disease Foundation Australia on Stand B6
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