Attendee numbers at Specsavers’ CET roadshow have continued to grow for the fifth year in a row, particularly amongst dispensing opticians. A total of 2,050 optometrists, dispensing opticians and contact lens opticians attended the series of regional | more
Hemel Hempstead optometrist Shane Bhimani has been praised by his customer David South – who was expecting a regular check up on his vision but within days was attending Stoke Mandeville hospital eye department. A loyal Specsavers | more
An online network where Specsavers optometrists can connect and collaborate on all aspects of clinical practice has been rolled out to almost 4000 practitioners across the UK and Ireland. Optometrists can access the Specsavers Professional | more
An Acomb man has had his sight saved as a result of an optometrist’s quick thinking and referring him to hospital. Trevor Goodwill experienced a sudden painful haze over his eye one gloomy midweek afternoon. | more
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This month, Judy Lea discusses optometry colleagues who are hungry for further learning and more responsibility in primary eyecare - and how this can directly affect a patient's confidence in their clinician;s ability and professionalism. | more
This article outlines the current understanding of the effects CL wear may have on the conjunctiva. These include hyperaemia, staining, indentation, epithelial flaps, lid parallel conjunctival folds, lid wiper epitheliopathy and papillary conjunctivitis. | more
The range of vitreoretinal surgical indications has grown because of the increased availability of finer gauged instrumentation with improved safety profiles. This module will explore each of the surgical techniques which are used to treat the more severe conditions. | more