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May 01

Caring for Your Eyes

1. Regular eye examinations Bi-annual eye test should be performed between ages 6-40 yrs and thereafter annual eye examinations are advised,especially in patients with systemic diseases that may influence vision,such as diabetes or if they have a family history of eye disease such as glaucoma. We recommend annual eye examinations... read more →
May 01

Caring for Your Contact Lenses

1. Types of Contact Lenses Contact lenses are classified based on the material they are made of and the wearing schedule of each type of lens. We fit all of the listed contact lenses and our Optometrists are experienced in the fitting of hard gas permeable contact lenses which include... read more →
May 01

Transitions Optical Tips

The eyes are just as vulnerable if not more vulnerable to UV rays as the skin, yet eighty-five percent of South African’s don’t think that damage to the eyes is one of the most harmful effects of extended exposure to the sun. This and other startling results were revealed in... read more →
Apr 30

Tips on Caring for Your Eyes

You can see well, so why should you have your eyes tested? Well, let’s see, pardon the pun! You get headaches at least twice a week. You hate dining out by candlelight, not because you’re not romantic, but because you cannot see anything on the menu. You are diabetic. You... read more →
Apr 30

Eye Examinations for Children

Have you ever considered that your child's performance at school may be directly related with his or her ability to see? You may spare your child years of therapy by having his or her eyes checked regularly. How regularly? It is a good idea to have your child’s eyes tested... read more →
Apr 30
Apr 30

How ZEISS i.Scription technology works (videos)

i.Scription by ZEISS is based on data collected from the i.Profiler - an instrument designed to determine the exact "fingerprint" of your eyes. This makes it possible for VISION to create ZEISS customized lenses with i.Scription to deliver the best vision possible. Watch the videos: Carl Zeiss i.Scription  Better Vision... read more →
Apr 30

Glaucoma

Glaucoma is the silent thief of sight, as it is painless and symptoms appear slowly.  In addition, the common "puff test" has been shown to miss the disease in one third of patients who have glaucoma. As many as 2 million South Africans are unaware of the fact that they... read more →
Apr 30

Have a Regular Eye Exam

Give me 10 good reasons… You can see well, so why should you have your eyes tested? Well, let’s see, pardon the pun! You get headaches at least twice a week. You hate dining out by candlelight, not because you’re not romantic, but because you cannot see anything on the... read more →
Apr 30

Ocular Health

1. Macular Degeneration The macula is the point of the retina on which light rays are focused by the cornea and the lens of the eye. Like the film in a camera, the retina is responsible for transforming focused light into an image which the brain can process. Causes In... read more →