Short Sight & Long Sight


refractive errors

Written by: Shannon Tubman – Wellington Eye Centre Optometrist Many people live with refractive errors in their eyesight. You may be short sighted, long sighted, or have astigmatism – there are many errors that can occur as well as ways to address them. Shannon, our Optometrist, has answered some of the common questions we receive about these eyesight issues – … Read More

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


An Image of A Woman With Sore Eyes

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 significant … Read More