82018May

Vitamin B3 For Glaucoma

B3 Vitamin Breakthrough in Glaucoma Treatment Two key facts about Glaucoma and Glaucoma Treatment: 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 glaucoma treatment schedules. Of the around 300,000 Australians that live with…

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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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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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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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222017Sep

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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142016Mar
How To Spot Vision Problems In Children

How To Spot Vision Problems In Children

It should come as no surprise that vision problems in children need to be acted on quickly.   Poor vision can not only affect a child’s learning ability- it interferes with their play, causes trouble at team sports, and can even have an impact on their personality.  In some cases, disruptive behavior can be linked to…

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32016Mar

Insight Optometrists- See Why We Are Different?

When it comes to looking after your eyesight, you want someone you can trust. Someone who’ll be honest and who has your best interests at heart, who offers you personalised service. At Insight Optometrists, we believe that taking care of your vision should be part of your whole health strategy. Everyone should be able to…

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