Eye Surgery Category

Posted on 7 Mar 2016 In: Eye Surgery

6 factors to consider about eyelid surgery

When considering any form of surgery, you need to consider some factors, such as: why you’re having the surgery? Who should perform your surgery? How long will the results take to show? And whether or not you’ll need to take time off work as a result of the surgery. 6 factors to consider about eyelid […]

Eyelids that droop over the eyes can be caused by a number of things. Some patients have droopy eyelids because the muscle called the levator won’t fully raise the eyelid from the eye. This is medically referred to as ptosis. Other patients have droopy or uneven eyelids because there’s an excess of skin or fat […]

Are you looking for an ophthalmologist in Sydney that specialises in both medical and surgical eye problems? Dr Peter Martin is a Sydney ophthalmologist residing at Harley Place Day Surgery, Bondi Junction. Specialising in a variety of eye treatments and surgical procedures, Dr Martin has a number of reputable associations with nationally and internationally recognised […]

Posted on 26 Aug 2014 In: Eye Health, Eye Surgery

5 signs you may be developing cataracts

Cataracts – what are they? Before delving into the different signs that could suggest the presence of a cataract, it’s important to first understand what they are. A cataract is a painless cloudy area that is present in the lens of the eye. Cataracts hinder sight because they block the amount of light passing to […]

Posted on 29 May 2013 In: Eye Health, Eye Surgery

Treat your Ptosis with Dr Peter A. Martin

A drooping eyelid can make you self-conscious about the aesthetics of your face, that’s why Dr Peter A. Martin is passionate about providing ophthalmologist help at his Sydney Practice. Eyes are the most predominant feature on the face and they have the ability to engage and communicate with people around us. When one or both […]

In this instance the eye specialist has a specific name: Ophthalmologist Are you finding yourself too hot or cold? Do you find that your energy levels are out of whack—too tired or buzzing? Then there may be a problem with your thyroid gland… Graves’ disease… It is not entirely clear what causes Graves’ disease, but […]

Posted on 26 Jan 2013 In: Eye Surgery

Common eye problems that can affect anyone

At Peter A. Martin MB BS located in Bondi Junction, we deal with a wide range of eye conditions…   Our eyes are fragile organs, as well as the most valuable of our senses. Our memories and thoughts are often dominated by image and illustrations, and our day-after-day life is assisted by our gift of […]

Posted on 31 Dec 2012 In: Eye Surgery

Eat right to help your eyesight!

Enhance your eyesight by eating these certain foods Did you know the health of your eyes can be influenced by the foods we eat? Help to protect your eyes by consuming more foods with vision-friendly nutrients! At Peter A. Martin MB BS located in Bondi Junction, we understand the effect food can have on the […]

Posted on 9 Oct 2012 In: Eye Surgery

Five ways to keep your eyesight sharp

Keep your eyesight for longer with these great tips As we age our eyesight tends to lose its sharpness and effectiveness, and if not taken care of, eye issues can occur which can render the sufferer blind! It is important to take care of yourself not just to look good but to feel good, and […]

According to a study carried out by researchers at Brown University in America, senior citizens who have experienced improved sight due to the removal of cataracts are less likely to fall and break a hip than those who haven’t. Although this may seem like an intuitive connection, Dr Victoria Tseng who led the study claims […]