8 tips for keeping your glasses scratch and smudge free

8 tips for keeping your glasses scratch and smudge free

For those of us who wear glasses, it’s universally known fact that clean, scratch-free lenses can make all the difference to your visual comfort! Scratches and smudges can be distracting and annoying at the best of times and unfortunately, it only takes one misstep to...
New desk design that grows with your child

New desk design that grows with your child

Over the years, we have found that the short-sightedness in young children has been linked to long study periods at distances that were far too close for their eyes. Maintaining this close distance for prolonged periods of time requires an immense amount of focusing...
How to slow your child’s short-sightedness

How to slow your child’s short-sightedness

Genetics play a large role in the development of short-sightedness, but it is also influenced by near work activity and the amount of time your child spends outdoors. The closer you focus your eyes (e.g. when reading, on the computer, or playing on a phone/tablet),...
How Vision Therapy can assist with your eye problems

How Vision Therapy can assist with your eye problems

Vision problems can exist despite having healthy eyes and being able to see clearly, as difficulties can occur in eye muscle control and coordination. Vision therapy (VT) is a customised program of visual activities designed to correct certain vision problems and/or...
SHAW Lens

SHAW Lens

Introducing the NEW neuro-functional lens: The SHAW lenses are perfect for patients with lazy eyes, turned eyes or large prescription differences between their eyes. It uses specialised measurements to take into account how your eyes move together, and balance image...
Advanced Dry Eye Assessments & Treatments

Advanced Dry Eye Assessments & Treatments

At Grace & Vision Optometrist, we are excited to announce that we have recently acquired the Oculus Keratograph 5 (K5) which has revolutionised Dry Eye assessment. The K5 allows us to have an in-depth look at the eyelid anatomy and tear film to diagnose and...