News about Grange Eye Consultants

The media come to us when they want expert comment on laser eye surgery, lens replacement, cataract surgery and other eye surgeries.

1411, 2007

It’s All in the Eyes

By | November 14th, 2007|Categories: News|Comments Off on It’s All in the Eyes

Long gone are the days when those without 20/20 vision were stuck with the dull choice of either spectacles or contact lens to correct their vision. Laser eye surgery is now considered to be an equally respectable option.

501, 2006

My failing eyesight made me a recluse

By | January 5th, 2006|Categories: News|Comments Off on My failing eyesight made me a recluse

I’d been wearing thick glasses since the age of five, and, after a pair shattered in my face when I was 11, playing piggy-back, they had to be made of plastic. I hated them and couldn’t wait to have contact lenses when I was 16.

611, 2005

I can see clearly now the frames are gone!

By | November 6th, 2005|Categories: News|Comments Off on I can see clearly now the frames are gone!

At 20 I had perfect vision, at 30 I needed reading glasses, at 40 bifocals and at 50 varifocals worn at all times. From then on the first task on awakening was to grope for my specs, knocking over my night-time drink in the process.

704, 2005

Eye surgery gave me my life back

By | April 7th, 2005|Categories: News|Comments Off on Eye surgery gave me my life back

Glenys Cookman’s sight was so poor she couldn’t see beyond the end of her nose. Blighted by eye infections and embarrassed to wear her special thick specs in public, the 35-year-old mum became a prisoner in her own home.