222017Sep
Indooroopilly Shopping Centre

Indooroopilly Shopping Centre

Indooroopilly Shopping Centre Optometrists Insight Optometrists are proud to have been caring for the vision of families across Brisbane’s Western Suburbs for more than 20 years, based at Indooroopilly Shopping Centre. The Shopping Centre has undergone two major redevelopments over the years and we are now located in Lantos Place, enjoying a prime position adjacent…

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262017Jul

OPTOS – Digital Imaging Technology

Latest Digital Imaging Technology arrives at Insight Optometrists, Indooroopilly We are proud to introduce the new Optos scanning technique into regular checkups that will help more than ever before to ensure the health of your eyes when you visit Insight Optometrists. Insight Optometrists have taken delivery of the latest Optos Ultra Widefield (UWF) Retinal Imaging…

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112017Jul

Spotlight on Digital Retinal Imaging

Nine News, Brisbane, recently ran an interesting report on how Digital Retinal Imaging can help prevent eye disorders and systemic diseases. At Insight Optometrists, Indooroopilly, we are very aware of the usefulness of this valuable technology. We have, in fact, been taking retinal photographs since 2005. Every patient at Insight Optometrists receives a free Digital…

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82017Jun

Are you sitting comfortably? Ergonomics and Eye Health

Eye strain, headaches and blurred vision are becoming increasingly prevalent conditions experienced by people who have poor visual ergonomics in the workplace, especially when using computers for a living. If unchecked, these conditions can lead to Dry Eye, double vision, light sensitivity or afterimages. Neck, shoulder and back pain can also be related to the…

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52017May

MDeyes uses breakthrough findings to fight Macular Degeneration

They say carrots are good for your eyes. In 2001, a medical study included beta-carotene, the pigment that makes carrots orange, in trials for nutritional support for the macular region of the eye. Initially, it appeared that the beta-carotene contributed to macula health, but later trials discovered an even better formula which is now available as…

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12017Mar
Ronit Furst – Unique Colourful Eyewear

Ronit Furst – Unique Colourful Eyewear

Original, fresh and innovative, Ronit Furst hand painted optical frames are the most creative and colourful eyewear in the world. A household name in Israel, Ronit Furst is an artist, sculptor and designer. Having created many original artworks, she turned her hand to ceramic design and launched a unique crockery line in 1986. In 2002, Ronit…

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182017Feb
New Biofinity Energys™ with Digital Zone Optics™

New Biofinity Energys™ with Digital Zone Optics™

Biofinity Energys ™ contact lenses – now in Australia Insight Optometrists are pleased to announce the launch of the amazing Biofinity Energys ™ contact lenses in Australia. Biofinity is already widely acclaimed as a range of comfortable, high-performance contact lenses due to their superior material technologies. Now Biofinity Energys™ add enhanced lens design that actually…

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272017Jan

Why are Transitions lenses the best for your eyes?

Photochromic optical lenses, or Transitions, are transparent indoors and automatically darken when they are exposed to sunlight. Most wearers of glasses with photochromic lenses are unaware of these changes, since the lenses tint very quickly to adjust to ambient light levels. These lenses are also referred to as ‘variable tint’ or ‘light adaptive’ lenses, or…

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202016Dec
Blue light exposure from digital devices

Blue light exposure from digital devices

Blue light is part of visible light, close to UV (Ultraviolet light) in the light spectrum, made up of the blue to violet range of colours. Naturally produced by the sun throughout the entire year, blue light is normal and healthy in moderate quantities. It is the light rays at the blue end of the…

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202016Dec
Relax lenses for your eyes while working on digital devices

Relax lenses for your eyes while working on digital devices

Optical specialists are reporting significant changes in eye test result patterns, across all generations, coinciding with the growing use of digital technology, enter Relax Lenses. Children are often more myopic (short sighted) than their parents which, due to the fact that they share the same genes, is disturbing. This is mainly ascribed to the amount of…

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