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Optometry at Christmas time

Christmas seems to come around quicker every year. Traditionally in optometry it has been a much quieter time; however over recent years we seem to be busier than ever up until the very last few | more

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Raising the clinical bar across Northern Europe

The fourth northern European series of Specsavers Clinical Conferences (SCC) took place from 6 to 12 October 2018 across five countries. Specsavers Northern Europe Head of Professional Advancement Trine Johnsen outlines the recurring themes that ran throughout this year’s program. | more

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Learning on the job works for me

Sven Sunde, 38, started his optical career 14 years ago as an optical assistant and has worked his way up to be an optometrist in Ashford Kent. ‘After leaving school I went to university and | more

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Clinical photography – Papilloedema

Image supplied by Nick Whittingham, Specsavers  Papilloedema is a swelling of the optic disc that occurs as a result of elevated intracranial pressure (ICP). The condition is usually bilateral, although one eye may be more severe | more