New Visu EVO is a new eye drop for those with evapourative dry eye.  This type of dry eye is when the  oily part of your tears, causing the tears to evapourate during the day especially when using a computer screen.  Visu EVO adds the lipid layer back to the tear film, stopping the eyes […]

Preservative Free solutions for soft contact lenses

Over the past 20 years multi purpose contact lens soaking solutions have been the main option for cleaning your soft lenses.  Issues can arise with these solutions as they often use preservative to kill bacteria on the lens overnight, which can be highly allergic causing the eyes to feel dry, blurred and uncomfortable. There are […]

Hycosan Shield Tear film stabilization at Kings Walk Contact Lenses

Hycosan Sheild is a new lubricating eye drop for stabilization of the tear film and relief of dry eye symptoms. The surface of your eye is covered by a thin layer of tears, called the Tear Film which protects, nourishes and lubricates the eye. Hycosan Shield replaces the outer layer of the tear film to […]

Hybrid contact lenses for high astigmatism

Hybrid contact lenses are perfect for prescriptions with high astigmatism.  The lens is designed with a gas permeable lens in the centre with a soft outter skirt around the edge.  The gas perm lens corrects all the corneal astigmatism giving super sharp vision and the soft lens gives good comfort.  This is a good option […]

Age related macular degeneration and nutrition required to reduce the risks. Nottingham report

Age related macular degeneration (AMD)is a codition were the cells in the central retina reduce in effectivity.  This causes a build up in waste materials at the macula eventually affecting the central zone of your vision.  Dry AMD is a slow progressive age change.  In the early stages no problems will be noticed, but gradually […]