172018Jul

Insight Optometrists Price Match

The Insight Optometrists Price Match Promise: “If you find contact lenses in your brand and prescription advertised at a lower price than quoted by Insight Optometrists, we will match that price.”* Call us today to check if we can deliver on our Price Match Promise for your next contact lens purchase. Please note that our…

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82018May

Vitamin B3 For Glaucoma

B3 Vitamin Breakthrough in the Treatment of Glaucoma Two key facts about Glaucoma: Glaucoma can cause loss of vision Glaucoma treatment can save sight. This knowledge helps people to understand the importance of glaucoma screening and early detection as well as adherence to treatment schedules. Of the around 300,000 Australians that live with glaucoma, up…

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82018May

Blephex Treatment For Dry Eyes

Insight Optometrists are very pleased to add BlephEx® to their in-house treatment program for Dry Eyes. This new procedure helps fight Blepharitis, a major cause of dry eye syndrome. What is Blepharitis? Blepharitis is a chronic, inflammatory disease of the eyelid, caused when the regular bacteria of the lash line builds up over time. Usually…

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62018May

Sleep Apnoea and Glaucoma

The Link between Obstructive Sleep Apnoea and Glaucoma Glaucoma is usually characterised by the build-up of pressure within the eye that damages the optic nerve linking the eye to the brain. Other factors, too, can compromise the blood flow to the optic nerve, causing nerve cells to die, resulting in the loss of peripheral vision…

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112018Apr
Diet for Macular Degeneration Prevention

Diet for Macular Degeneration Prevention

Diet for Macular Degeneration Prevention We all know how important it is to look after our general health; by eating well, keeping our weight within a healthy range and taking regular exercise – but how do we specifically look after our eye health? The recommended diet for good eye health is actually much the same…

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182018Mar
Myopia Treatments Compared

Myopia Treatments Compared

Short-sighted ?  –  Orthokeratology vs MiSight for Treatment for Myopia At Insight Optometrists we offer both Ortho-K or Orthokeratology and MiSight treatments for the control of myopia, or short-sighted vision in children. Both methods make use of contact lenses, but which one is the right choice for your child? The main difference is in when…

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302017Oct
Prescription Cycling Sunglasses

Prescription Cycling Sunglasses

Prescription Cycling Sunglasses See clearly when you’re out on the open road with prescription cycling sunglasses from Insight Optometrists, Indooroopilly. As in any sport, cycling requires good vision and co-ordination. A great pair of cycling sunglasses will protect your eyes from the sun, insects and any debris that is thrown up from the road. Featuring…

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232017Oct

Optometrists Reviews

Optometrists Reviews are changing We’d sincerely like to thank all our clients who have submitted optometrists reviews saying how pleased they are with the treatment, products and services they have received from Insight Optometrists, Indooroopilly. It is very satisfying to receive positive reviews for our work, however, the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) have issued…

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162017Oct

Digitally Designed Progressive Glasses

As your eyes mature, especially over the age of 40, the time comes to consider vision correction and there are several options, including Bifocal, Multifocal and Progressive glasses. How do you decide which one is the best choice for you ? Multifocal Glasses Pros and Cons If you did not previously required glasses or your…

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112017Oct

Orthokeratology Lenses

Orthokeratology Lenses for Sight Correction Orthokeratology lenses, or Ortho-K lenses, are used to correct low to moderate degrees of myopia, or short-sightedness.1 This eye condition affects many school-aged children and is fast becoming a major public health issue of our time.2 Especially in young children, the increased use of screens and short to mid-range vision…

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72017Oct
Coco Song Glasses

Coco Song Glasses

Coco Song Glasses – Original and Creative Coco Song glasses are a fusion of stylish Italian design and oriental culture and charm. This range of beautiful eyewear graces the faces of those who wish to feel unique and exclusive. Fresh, original designs appeal to sophisticated tastes, for wearers who demand more from their eyewear in…

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32017Oct

Relief for Dry Eye Syndrome

With the increased use of digital screens being commonly cited as one of the major causes of Dry Eye Syndrome, you may be surprised to hear that a technological breakthrough in the form of Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) is the subject of tests for providing treatment and relief of the condition. If you are one…

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