Entries by Team Focus

FOCUS Progress

Thank you to everyone for attending FOCUS Progress our annual ophthalmic day surgery and consulting services education evening. We hope you had a fantastic time learning.

Busting Common Eye Myths

Can carrots help you see better? I’m sure we’ve all heard it before, carrots are here to save the day and cure us of all our eyesight problems. But is it true? We are busting this myth wide open and we are happy to report that yes carrots can contribute to better eye health. Eating […]

The Precious Gift of Sight – Donate Life

The Precious Gift of Sight Did you know that the first ever successful organ transplant occurred in 1905! This was a cornea transplant performed in Austria and at a time where there were no medications and no anesthetics. Both eyes were operated on, and one of the transplants worked giving this blind man vision for […]

Had your eyesight tested recently?

Is it time for your yearly FOCUS eye test? Even if you have never had any vision problems, regular eye exams by an optometrist or ophthalmologist are important for early diagnosis and treatment of eye conditions and diseases. Regular eye exams might help prevent vision loss from eye disease, your optometrist or ophthalmologist can diagnose many eye diseases that do not […]