Eye Health

Laser surgery

Laser eye surgery can help alleviate some common eyesight problems. Learn more about laser vision correction and eye implants here.

FDA approves eye implant for better focusing

A tiny eye implant has been approved for people aged 41 to 65 who have not had cataract surgery, can't focus clearly on near objects or small print, and require reading glasses.

How to get through laser eye surgery

Today laser eye surgery is a popular and affordable treatment that provides long-term relief for sufferers of eye conditions. Here’s a complete guide of what to expect.

The miracle of eye laser surgery

Laser eye surgery is a common and simple procedure for improving your vision. But that is not all it is good for – it can also save your sight.

Laser of lense?

Die dae van ’n dikraambril wat jou neusbrug knyp, is lankal verby. Danksy laserbehandeling en moderne kontaklense kan enigiemand nou goed sien sonder ’n bril. Die vraag is, wat is die beste vir jou?

Sight-saving eye surgeries

The last two decades have witnessed many innovative developments in the field of eye surgery. Of these, the following five advances are considered the most important.

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Megan Goodman qualified as an optometrist from the University of Johannesburg. She has recently completed a Masters degree in Clinical Epidemiology at Stellenbosch University. She has a keen interest in ocular pathology and evidence based medicine as well as contact lenses.

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