Ortho-K Explained: A Comprehensive Guide to Orthokeratology

                                                      What is Ortho-K? Orthokeratology, commonly known as Ortho-K, is a non-surgical procedure that uses specially designed contact lenses to temporarily reshape the cornea, the clear front part of […]

Understanding the Four Common Types of Refractive Errors

Refractive errors are among the most prevalent vision issues worldwide, affecting millions of people’s ability to see clearly. These errors occur when the shape of the eye prevents light from focusing directly on the retina, leading to blurred vision.  There are four main types of refractive errors: myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism, and presbyopia. Each type has […]

4 Common Eye Diseases that are Affecting Singaporean

Singapore, like many developed nations, grapples with several eye diseases that can lead to significant visual impairment or blindness if left untreated. Understanding these conditions is crucial for early detection and management. Early detection helps to preserve vision and improve the quality of life for those affected. Here are five common eye diseases are common […]

A Step-by-Step Guide to a Comprehensive Eye Examination

When was the last time you thought about your eyes? For most of us, unless there’s a problem, our eyes don’t get much attention. But just like the rest of our body, they need regular check-ups. Before we dive into the steps of an eye examination, let’s understand why they’re so crucial. Eye exams are […]