New documentary on myopia

US filmmaker Jane Weiner is working on a documentary about myopia entitled ‘Losing Sight’, scheduled for release in 2020.

Non-urgent hospital visits fall in Australia

A review of emergency department visits across Australia in 2016-17 reveals that almost 120,000 people presented for eye conditions, of which just over...

Prof shrinks retina scanner

Engineering science professor Marinko Sarunic from Simon Fraser University, Canada has developed a new, shoebox-sized, retinal imaging scanner, that can...

Raindrop manufacturer closes down

Revision Optics, manufacturer of the Raindrop implantable corneal device for correction of near vision, the first FDA-approved device that changes the...

OPSM’s 100 new grads

Luxottica’s OPSM and Australian-based sister company Laubman & Pank have employed 100 optometry graduates to fill positions across Australia and New...

OptomEdge signs Jayex

Health tech company Jayex Healthcare has signed an exclusive worldwide ‘Solution Provider Agreement’ with OptomEdge, the optometry division of the Queensland-based...

NZ Optometrist censured

A New Zealand optometrist has been found guilty of breaching the Code of Health and Disability Services Consumers' Rights for not providing an adequate...

DO textbook crisis?

A change of mind at the last moment has saved budding New Zealand dispensing opticians from having to share textbooks this year, at least in the short-term....

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