Blind footy goes global

The International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) has announced the first ever Blind Football World Grand Prix. The brainchild of the Japanese Blind Football Association,...

Flinders tackles genetics for glaucoma

The Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) has awarded an A$9.46 million grant to Flinders University’s Ophthalmology Eye and...

Professor Dipika Patel

The University of Auckland has promoted Dipika Patel from associate professor to full professor in the Department of Ophthalmology, effective from 1 February,...

1stGroup launches in NZ

1stGroup, an ASX-listed software provider has taken Australia by storm, capturing 60% of the independent optometry market in a couple of years. Now it’s...

A first for ‘Suture Future’

Joevy Lim, an honours student in Auckland University’s ophthalmology department, and her team ‘Suture Future’ have won first prize in the 2017 Velocity...

New glaucoma stent now in NZ

The Xen Gel Implant, a new innovation in glaucoma management for patients whose condition is not being well managed with drops, is now available in New...

Zeiss unveils UWF imaging

Bringing competition to the growing ultra-widefield (UWF) imaging space, Zeiss’ medical technology division has unveiled its Clarus 500 UWF fundus imaging...

Pharmac approves Ozurdex

Ozurdex, a long-acting intravitreal steroid, delivered via a sustained-release ocular implant is now available and funded for New Zealand adult diabetic...

Bottom Banner Advert