Caring for Kid’s Eyes

Posted December 19, 2014

Each year it is estimated that up to 5.7 million children worldwide suffer an eye injury. While many of these injuries are minor and the child makes a full recovery, vision loss or blindness occurs in 12–14 per cent of cases. With 90 per cent of eye injuries being preventable, it is important for all health care […]

Patching artwork

Posted December 17, 2014

We here at Sydney Ophthalmic Specialists are very proud of all our patients who tirelessly persevere with patching for a “lazy eye” or amblyopia. Please check out our Wall of Fame, complete with patching posters and artwork! If you are struggling to patch your child, please contact one of our orthoptists for invaluable advice.