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Michael O’Kane on his Nidek OCT

I had a Nidek Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) Retina Scan Duo device installed at my practice in August 2017. As store director, I decided that it was the right time to invest in the device | more

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Two thousand optometrists geared up for OCT

More than 2000 optometrists at Specsavers have completed an extensive programme of Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) training, ahead of the installation of the hospital-grade technology in their stores. The milestone has been reached almost half | more

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OCT is an absolute must

Craig Bell, director of Specsavers in Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, explains why his practice’s new state-of-the-art OCT device was worth the investment. Last November, the Berwick practice team invested in a hospital-grade Heidelberg OCT (optical coherence tomography) | more

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OCT scan detected brain tumour

Nicola Ferdinand, 41, a mum-of-three from Langtoft, went for a routine sight test in Bourne, where the optometrist immediately found a worrying anomaly in her eye – a slightly discoloured optic nerve. She was examined | more