Saturday, July 21, 2018

News & Features

Specsavers Australia invests $5 million in national diabetes eye screening program

AU$1 million a year for 5 years to lift screening awareness Leading diabetes and eye health groups have applauded the Australian Government funding announcement for...

Looking at the bigger picture: Rowena Fuller

Rowena Fuller, a graduate optometrist at Specsavers Ballarat and Wendouree in Victoria, has gained a new appreciation for sight and the value of optometry...

Two in three Aussies over 40 skipping crucial eye tests: new research

New research commissioned by Specsavers has revealed that as many as two in three Australians over the age of 40 are currently experiencing a...

First South Australian Specsavers Audiology clinics open

Specsavers Audiology has expanded into South Australia, launching in the suburbs of Thebarton and West Lakes west of Adelaide at the end of June. Audiology...

Ophthalmology-led education program set to improve patient outcomes

Specsavers Australia & New Zealand has piloted a new program that facilitates ongoing education sessions between Specsavers optometrists and local RANZCO ophthalmologists, with the...

Strong academic focus for SDC2 program

A number of new presenters will be joining those who are returning to the Specsavers Dispensing Conference (SDC2) for its second year, rounding out...

Making a difference in Fiji: Ian Russell

Ian Russell of Specsavers Wanganui, New Zealand was one of the two optometrists selected to travel to Suva, Fiji to work for a week at the...

Blue light discussion on the agenda at SDC2

UNSW Emeritus Professor Stephen Dain will be among the speakers to present at the upcoming 2nd Specsavers Dispensing Conference (SDC2), focussing on the myths and...

Specsavers Queensland Networking Event

You’re invited to attend an exclusive QLD Specsavers Networking Event on Tuesday 14st August! If you have any friends or family in the Optometry industry, feel...

Supporting local communities: a year in review

Specsavers is passionate about giving back to and working with its local communities, wherever in the world it operates. The business supports many local,...