Insight into dry eye, drugs and macula holes

On a very stormy evening in April, Auckland Eye held its first Insight seminar of the year over dinner at Auckland’s Orakei Bay function centre.

Coalition gains traction

The Eye Health Coalition met with a cross-party group of MPs to help push ahead with its mission to vastly improve access to good quality eye care for...

Funding for optical laser biometry

Dr Ehsan Vaghefi has been awarded a Health Research Council (HRC) Explorer grant of $150,000 for his work on Optical Laser Biometry (OLB). This technology,...

Stuti Misra awarded

Dr Stuti Misra, a lecturer in the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Auckland, was awarded an Early Career Research Excellence Award (ECREA)...

Eylea funded

After several meetings, rejections and new requests for feedback, aflibercept (Eylea), used to treat degenerative eye conditions, has finally been given...

OTC “dark dinner” winner

The winner of the 2018 Ocular Therapeutics Conference (OTC) survey was Whangaparaoa-based optometrist Graeme Cole.

Public funding for screening?

Manurewa MP Louisa Wall has been a champion of Essilor’s Vision Foundation in New Zealand ever since the Foundation found 30% of the kids in her region’s...

New appointments - June 2018

Southern Eye SpecialistsDr Antony Bedggood has recently joined the team of surgeons at Southern Eye Specialists. Dr Bedggood, an experienced cataract and...

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