Singapore Optometric Association

Common eye & vision problems

e-AOC 2021

With the pandemic still in force and healthcare in the spotlight, it is also timely to focus on eye health matters, especially when myopia is on the rise with lockdowns

Contact Lenses: What you need to know

CONTACT LENSES The Health Science Authority (HAS) of Singapore classifies contact lenses as medical devices. Only optometrists ad contact lens practitioners registered under the Optometrists & Opticians Board (OOB) are

Cataract: What you need to know

What is Cataract? Clear crystalline lens in normal eye Cataract is one of the most common causes of blur vision in the elderly. The crystalline lens in the eye becomes