A backlog of applications for Medicare provider numbers has left some optometrists stranded.
Optometry Finance Australia has joined Optometry Australia’s member benefits program.
Improvements to eye-care services and inadequate fees are highlighted in a submission to the DVA review.
An induction program assists optometry graduates to settle into employment.
The chickenpox vaccine is linked to corneal inflammation.
Optometry Australia’s submission to the 2016-2017 Federal Budget seeks optometry services affordable for all.
Glaucoma Australia calls for optometrists to encourage wider awareness of the disease.
Dario Canale made the right decision to switch from bulk-billing to private billing.
A clinical trial registry called ‘Web sight’ has been set up for eye patients.
Optometrist Mark Bullimore has been appointed the executive director of the World Council of Optometry.
Patients are needed for three global clinical trials of dry AMD treatments.
Byron Bay optometrist Stephen Brady acted quickly to ensure sight-saving treatment for a former patient.
Optometrist Shu-Nam Samuel Chu has been awarded the Order of Australia Medal in the Australia Day Honours.
Antibacterial honey eye-drops and dry eye treatment gel do not contain honey contaminated by Paterson’s curse, the products’ manufacturer says.
Retinoblastoma survivors are seven times more likely to suffer from a life-threatening condition in adulthood, compared to unaffected individuals.