Posted on 16th October 2016
Parents regularly debate how much screen time their children should have for numerous reasons, one of which may be their concern for their vision.
With a dramatic rise in children developing myopia (short-sightedness), some point at the rise in the amount of time children spend in front of screens, usually iPads or phones, be it at school, doing homework, communicating with friends or playing games. Add in watching TV, and most children are spending hours a day looking at a screen.
Please see our leaflets on blue light and digital eyestrain for further information or speak to your optometrist if you have any concerns.
29th December 2018
An Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) medal has been awarded to Donald Cameron in the Queen’s New Year Honours List 2019. The award recognises the practice's former managing director's...Read more
05th December 2018
Last month we welcomed parents of children with congenital cataracts to a coffee morning to meet others in a similar position and to discuss any concerns with our optometrists. We are also setting up ...Read more