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Moscon secures Acuvue distribution.

Moscon Optics Secures a 3-year Distribution Agreement with Johnson & Johnson ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses. Moscon Optics announced that Johnson & Johnson Vision Care Companies have renewed the Moscon Optics Distribution Agreement as the sole distributor of ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses in South Africa for an additional three years. Moscon Optics started the distribution of […]

EyeSpace Bespoke Bitoric lenses fitted on eyes with Marfan Syndrome

History This is one of our interesting specialty contact lens cases of a female, age 28. She presented with a history of Marfan syndrome and subsequent lens dislocations in both eyes for which she received anterior chamber intraocular lenses as a young child. Due to the anterior chamber IOL’s, both eyes developed increased intraocular pressure […]

Gems Medical Aid response to insolvency claims

Dear Healthcare Professional The Scheme is aware of the article published in Business Day on 22 August 2016, and the Scheme would like to respond to some of the matters raised in the article. GEMS Solvency Ratio It is correct that the GEMS solvency ratio is not at the 25% level as required by the […]

We have AOSept!

We have AOSept peroxide contact lens cleaning solution available. Give us a call at 021 976 8046 and place your order now. Stock is limited.

Can I order Keratoconus lenses online?

This is an excellent article written by Dr. Donna Weiss that I wanted to share. The article was published in the National Keratoconus Foundation’s November 2015 Newsletter. If you are reading this, you most likely have or know someone who has keratoconus. And assuming this, I must also assume that you know keratoconus is a […]

What is Myopia Control?

Studies have shown that it is possible to slow down the progression of Myopia using Orthokeratology lenses. Learn more about orthokeratology and Myopia Control with this Piktochart.

Eye test shows potential to detect early Alzheimer’s

At a recent Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC) held in July 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark, scientists leading the advancement of research gathered to report and discuss the most current data on the cause, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders. In two of the reported studies beta-amyloid plaques was identified in the [&hellip...