182017Feb
New Biofinity Energys™ contact lenses with Digital Zone Optics™

New Biofinity Energys™ contact lenses 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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92015Nov

Our specialised equipment – Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)

People often experience changes in their vision when they reach their 40s. Early signs of eye conditions and more serious problems can be detected by using an OCT device that takes a detailed 3D image below the surface of the retina, giving a more detailed picture of one’s eye health. The Optical Coherence Tomography is…

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222015Sep
IPL technology gives fresh hope for Dry Eye sufferers

IPL technology gives fresh hope for Dry Eye sufferers

The constant use of technology is the leading cause of Dry Eye Syndrome, a condition currently affecting approximately 20% of the Australian adult population. The syndrome, commonly caused by the habits of a modern lifestyle – working on computer screens, reading under artificial light, wearing contact lenses, or air-conditioning, is on the rise. Experts predict…

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212015Sep
Squinting your eyes gives you wrinkles

Squinting your eyes gives you wrinkles

Sunglasses are great for deflecting the sun, hiding hangovers, and spicing up your outfit, but it turns out they serve a greater function. If you wear the right ones, they’ll actually prevent wrinkles. There are two ways your shades can protect your face. Wearing sunglasses will prevent squinting, and thus help prevent crow’s feet”. They…

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242015Aug

Blue light Technology

High energy blue-violet light describes a portion of the light spectrum that is emitted by various sources such as the sun or LED lighting. However, recent research shows that the effect of this light, particularly in the narrow 415-455nm band, has various adverse effects on our eyes. All LED-backlit devices such as smart-phone screens, tablets,…

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172015Aug
How nutrition supplements help promote eye health

How nutrition supplements help promote eye health

There are so many supplements out there that advertise benefits to eye health and comfort. What is true and what is myth? This article will focus on 2 supplements that can help fill nutritional gaps in your eye health diet if you are at risk or suffering from certain eye conditions. MDeyes is a macular defense formula based…

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32015Aug

Free Form Lenses

Free-form lenses are the next revolution in vision correction. Digitally Customised Lenses – It’s High-Definition for Your Eyes High-definition makes colours brighter, shapes sharper, and brings everything clearly into focus. Now imagine having the same experience with your eyeglasses. Sure, you can probably see fine with the ones you have, just like watching analog TV…

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272015Jul
Brisbane Optical Fair – New range of Designer Eyewear

Brisbane Optical Fair – New range of Designer Eyewear

Insight Optometry is proud to announce the addition of four new top fashion icon brand names to our collection for 2015. DITA Started in 1995, Jeff Solorio and John Juniper are the driving forces behind DITA’s celebrated designs. Their sunglasses are an expression of beautiful, smart design, and understated elegance. DITA’s designs distinguish themselves with…

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272015Jul
Brisbane 2015 Optical Fair

Brisbane 2015 Optical Fair

We have spent three days at the bi-annual Optical Fair in Brisbane, in order to be able to bring you up to date fashion and new technology, as well as the latest advances in optical care. What is opthalmic dispensing all about? Staff are trained in choosing the right frames, making frame adjustments, new spectacle lenses,…

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202015Jul
When to visit a specialist

When to visit a specialist

This is a common question asked by patients, as the perception is that a specialist must be the best choice for dealing with health problems. The fact is that if you want to see a medical specialist in Australia, you will first need to be referred by your General Practitioner, (GP). Which specialist you need to…

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62015Jul
Optometrists being qualified in Therapeutics

Optometrists being qualified in Therapeutics

What is a Therapeutic Optometrist? A therapeutic optometrist is qualified and approved to provide comprehensive vision care, diagnosing and treating vision problems with appropriate scheduled therapeutic drugs needed for their patient’s conditions. A therapeutic optometrist will also work in conjunction with an Ophthalmologist, (a specialist in medical and surgical eye problems), to treat a patient, particularly in the…

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222015Jun
The best tips for treating a black eye.

The best tips for treating a black eye.

A black eye often results from injury to the face or the head, and is caused when blood and other fluids collect in the space around the eye. Swelling and dark discoloration result in a “black eye.” Most black eyes are relatively minor injuries. Many heal on their own in a few days, but they…

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