Posts in Brisbane
Fixed price for uninsured cataract patients

Dr Cronin now offers a fixed all-inclusive price for uninsured patients wanting to have their cataract surgery performed privately. $2250.00 out of pocket per eye. Includes the surgical fee, day theatre fee, a premium mono-focal non-toric lens, & the anaesthetist fee. Does not include your initial consultation or post-op eye drops.

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IPL Laser for Dry Eyes

IPL Laser for the treatment of Dry Eyes by Dr Brendan Cronin, Queensland Eye Institute, Brisbane. Dr Cronin now offers cutting edge treatment for dry eye, meibomian gland dysfunction and blepharitis.  The Intense Pulsed Light "IPL" laser works to regenerate the meibomain glands to a healthier state so they produce and express meibomian gland fluid for healthier, more effective tears. 

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The Future of Dry Eye Diagnosis

The Future of Dry Eye Diagnosis using Tearlab Dry Eye Assessment by Dr Brendan Cronin, Queensland Eye Institute, Brisbane. Dr Cronin has recently added Tearlab dry eye assessment technology to the clinic.  The Tearlab diagnostic unit provides highly accurate measurements of tear paramaters giving an objective assessment of the tear function and severity of disease.  This is one of the only Tearlab units in Queensland and will be a great benefit to patients with dry eyes.  

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Stopping High Myopia - Orthokeratology

Using Ortho K / orthokeratology to stop high myopia with Dr Brendan Cronin, Queensland Eye Institute, Brisbane. People who are very shortsighted (high myopia) can have significant problems with their vision as they age.  Some of these problems can even be blinding.  A new treatment offers hope to children and young people whose shortsightedness is progressing.  Orthokeratology involves wearing a contact lens overnight to reshape the cornea.  This gives the wearer good vision throughout the day without glasses.

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