Excessive Screen Use “Damaging Children’s Eyesight”

Posted on: September 16, 2019

The Association of Optometrists Ireland has issued a stark warning about the dangers of excessive screen time to children’s eyesight. As the use of smartphones and tablets among young people has soared in recent years, devices are having a negative impact on their eyesight. It causes over-converging, it also means only 40% of what we … Continue reading Excessive Screen Use “Damaging Children’s Eyesight”


Vista-Mesh

Posted on: December 13, 2018

Vista-Mesh is a unique mesh filter that dampens flicker, reduces eyestrain, sharpens contrast and aligns scattered light reflections. Vista-Mesh is suitable for glare following a stroke, people that suffer with migraine, glare when reading, glare at night driving, post cataract glare,  Keratoconus, computer use, office environments, any digital device users and so much more! Even … Continue reading Vista-Mesh


Sight Testing those with Special Needs

Posted on: November 22, 2018

Special Needs Testing made easy!


How Technology is increasing the risk of Short-Sightedness in Children today

Posted on: October 31, 2018

  Mobile phones in particular have become a widespread part of modern life today. Children today are the fastest growing population of smartphone users. 9-16 year olds now use smartphones more than any other devices to access the internet. But how is this affecting our eyes? While short-sightedness is caused by both genetics and our … Continue reading How Technology is increasing the risk of Short-Sightedness in Children today


Photomath – App Of The Month

Posted on: October 24, 2018

Free App Of The Month


Christmas 2018 Opening Hours

Posted on: September 20, 2018

We are closing from the 24th of December – 28th. We are back open from New Years Eve, closed 1st of January and back open for testing from the 2nd of January. Save the hassle of taking your children out of school and book them in over the Christmas holidays. Limited appointments available book now  … Continue reading Christmas 2018 Opening Hours


Silicone Bands

Posted on: June 28, 2018

Keep your child’s glasses up with these Silicone Bands!


Now stocking Ray-Ban!

Posted on: June 22, 2018

We now have Ray-Ban!


OCT Screening – See beneath the surface

Posted on: March 26, 2018

3D OCT screening can detect potentially serious conditions that can affect your eyesight and your overall health.


Blue-Light Filter Glasses

Posted on: September 18, 2017

Protect your eyes from harmful blue-light with these blue-light filter glasses!


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