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Eye Strain

Could too many tech gadgets be ruining our eyesight? According to numerous studies, the worrying answer is yes. Blue light emitted from our screens is known to cause a range of problems for the eyes including blurry vision, irritated and dry eyes. Here, we will look at how tech gadgets damage our eyesight as well […]

Eye health

A new survey has revealed the impact the pandemic has had on eye health. As the UK went into lockdown, everything was put on hold – including eye appointments. Here, we look at what the recent survey revealed, and the impact COVID has had on the nation’s eye health. What did the study find? The […]

Regular Vision Checks

National Eye Health Week is an annual event that aims to raise awareness of eye health. This year, it will run from the 20th to 26th September, and the focus is on the importance of regular vision checks. Your eyes can reveal a surprising insight into your overall health. There are also several conditions that […]

Eye Cataract Surgery

When you have cataracts, it can be hard to carry out even the simplest of daily activities. The only way to successfully treat the condition is through surgery. The question many patients have, though, is how much will cataract surgery improve my vision? Here, you’ll discover the type of results you can expect when you […]

Cataract Surgery Complications Explained

Cataract surgery is carried out successfully on millions of people each year. However, as with any form of surgery, there are potential complications to be aware of. Mr Zaid Shalchi will go over your specific risk factors and complications during the initial consultation. It is important to remember that even if a complication is common, […]

cataract surgery preparation

Cataract develops in the natural lens of the eye, causing it to become cloudy. When this occurs, it can lead to significant problems with the eyesight. To correct the problem, cataract surgery removes the cloudy lens, replacing it with an artificial one. Generally speaking, cataract surgery is a straightforward procedure with relatively low risks. In […]