Myopia

Myopia

Nearsightedness (myopia) is a common vision condition in which you can see objects near to you clearly, but objects farther away are blurry. Nearsightedness may develop gradually or rapidly, often worsening during childhood and adolescence. Nearsightedness tends to run in families. A basic eye exam can confirm nearsightedness. You can easily correct the condition with…

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Astigmatism

Astigmatism

Astigmatism (uh-STIG-muh-tiz-um) is a common, mild and generally easily treatable imperfection in the curvature of your eye. The condition can cause blurred vision. Astigmatism occurs when the front surface of your eye (cornea) or the lens, inside your eye, has a slightly different surface curvature in one direction from the other. Instead of being even…

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Dr H. Kwon Kang

Dr H. Kwon Kang

Dr Kwon Kang completed two undergraduate degrees at The University of Sydney in Medicine and Science.   After completing ophthalmology training at Prince of Wales Hospital, Dr Kang pursued a fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery and medical retina at  Southampton University Hospital in the UK, where he remained as a consultant in 2005 and 2006. Dr Kang…

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General Ophthalmology

General Ophthalmology

Along with specialising and treating many different eye diseases, New Eye Centre also provides general ophthalmology examinations. A regular eye exam is more than a simple vision check. A complete or comprehensive eye examination is a fairly complicated series of tests that not only checks your vision, but also neurological function, eye pressure, and health…

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Pediatric Services

Pediatric Services

Pediatric ophthalmologists diagnose and treat conditions of the eye affecting infants, children, and adolescents. Services include: Vision testing for children of all ages—premature babies, pre-school and school-age children, and those who may be uncomfortable or uncooperative in a medical office setting. Evaluation and treatment for strabismus. We treat all types of eye misalignment in children…

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Diabetic Eye Disease

Diabetic Eye Disease

If you have diabetes you are at risk of vision loss from Diabetes Retinopathy (damage to the very small blood vessels on the back of the eye). However, good blood glucose levels and blood pressure and regular screening can greatly reduce the risk of complications. Diabetes Retinopathy can occur regardless of the type of diabetes…

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Medical Retina

Medical Retina

Our retina specialists are highly trained subspecialists with special skills to diagnose and treat specific parts of the highly complex human visual system. Diagnosis of retina and vitreous diseases may require highly technical equipment and testing as well as thorough examination. The retina is a light-sensitive area in the back of the eye, and it…

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Vitreoretinal Eye Surgery

Vitreoretinal Eye Surgery

Vitreoretinal eye surgery includes a group of procedures performed deep inside the eye’s interior with lasers or conventional surgical instruments.

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