Short Sight or Myopia – What Is It And What Can You Do About It?

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Written by Dr Andrew Logan   Myopia, also known as short-sightedness, is becoming increasingly common throughout the world. In some countries it has reached epidemic proportions. In many countries in Asia, almost everyone wears glasses for correction of myopia. In school photos from the 1940s and 1950s, very few children are seen to be wearing glasses. In schools today a … Read More

Laser Eye Surgery: The Benefits Of SMILE

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If you’re considering laser eye surgery, you’ve probably come across the types of laser eye surgery that are available in New Zealand – LASIK, PRK and SMILE. These all have their own associated benefits and are used to correct different types of eyesight. SMILE is the newer refractive surgery of the three and has quickly become our preferred surgery to … Read More

Meet Dr Andrew Logan: New Zealand’s First LASIK Eye Surgeon

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Have you ever wanted to learn more about laser eye surgery from an expert? We caught up with our laser eye surgeon Dr. Andrew Logan to ask some important questions about laser eye surgery, the industry, and Dr. Logan’s career. Dr. Logan is the founder of Wellington Eye Centre and has been an ophthalmologist, or eye doctor, for over 35 … Read More

Can Laser Eye Surgery Save Me Money?

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You may often hear that Laser Eye Surgery is a convenient and preferred option for vision correction for many people, but others deem it to be too expensive. We want to weigh up the different options consumers currently have for correcting their eye sight – glasses, contact lenses and laser eye surgery. Could laser eye surgery be cost effective in … Read More