Dr. Darran Yeow, a highly esteemed and visionary optometrist from Insightful Eye Care in Australia, captivated audiences with his extraordinary “Insightful Mentor” workshop hosted at Malaya Optical, headquarter in Damansara Utama. With a rich legacy dating back to 1957, Malaya Optical has consistently embraced the spirit of learning and sought inspiration from optometrists worldwide. Driven by a relentless passion to enhance their expertise and deliver unparalleled eye care services, the opportunity to learn from Dr. Yeow was nothing short of exhilarating. So, we as the eye care professionals proudly welcomes Insightful Mentor by Dr Darran Yeow to give a training all the way from Australia to our fellow optometrists. Dr, Darran Yeow, the visionary founder of Insightful Eye Care, is a highly accomplished optometrist with over 15 years of experience…
Are ZEISS The Best Lenses Money Can Buy?
Elevate Your Vision Game: Explore the World of Zeiss Spectacle Lenses Today! Hey there vision enthusiasts, at Malaya Optical, we've found the Holy Grail of spectacle lenses: ZEISS! We know that finding the perfect lenses for your glasses can be a bit overwhelming, especially with so many options available. But we have exciting news for you! These incredible lenses offer unrivaled quality and performance, making them the ultimate choice for your eyewear needs. Let's dive into the magical world of ZEISS and discover what sets them apart from the rest. The Legacy of Zeiss: Where Innovation Meets Perfection ZEISS has been a pioneer in the world of optics for over 170 years. Founded by Carl Zeiss in 1846, this German company has consistently pushed the boundaries of what's possible in…
Foreign object in the eye, what should I do?
WHAT TO DO: FOREIGN OBJECT IN MY EYE Don’t panic! What is foreign object in the eye? It is something that should not naturally be there. Dust, eyelashes, fibre from a sweater, insect or even metal pieces could also be the foreign objects. (more…)
What is Optometry?
Optometry is a primary health care profession which dedicated to the improvement and preservation of the eyesight. Optometric practices include eye examination, dispensing of spectacles for the correction of the refractive error, prescribe contact lenses, as well as provide diagnosis and management of ocular disease. Optometrist that served in this field of profession examines the eyes not only for vision problems, but also for the early detection of eye diseases and other abnormal systemic conditions. As such, the optometrist can provide his/her treatment plan well to the client so to manage the problems faced, whether to prescribe glasses, provide vision therapy or appropriate referral when necessary. Definition of Optometry Differences between Optician, Optometrist and Ophthalmologist An optometrist is an eye doctor that can examine, diagnose, and treat your eyes. An…
Dry Eyes At Night
Dry eyes can be irritating, uncomfortable and at times, borderline painful. But throughout the day, your dry eyes are annoying but not painful and yet, at night, the true colors of having dry eyes emerge. (more…)
Smoking And Vision Lost
Smoking is bad, I don't have to tell you that, you know it, your next door neighbor knows it, everyone knows it. But, did you know that in the list of terrible things that can happen to you if you smoke is vision lost? (more…)
What is Refractive Error?
Refractive error is a common eye disorder in which the eyes can't clearly focus on the images of objects looked at. There are numerous types of refractive error such as short-sighted, long-sighted or presbyopia which is when you need glasses to read as we grow older. These are common refractive errors. (more…)
What is Glaucoma?
Glaucoma is an eye disease that slowly damages the nerve for vision at the back of the eye which is the optic nerve. This condition is often linked to high pressure inside the eye but can also occur with normal pressure. Early detection and treatment can prevent or delay vision loss caused by Glaucoma. (more…)
Children’s Visual Learning Difficulties
As a parent, we want what is best for our kids. We want them to succeed in everything that they do but are we aware of what may be holding them back? What visual learning difficulties they may be experiencing? Statistics show that one out of four children has a vision problem which may be affecting their ability to concentrate and understand what they are being taught in class. (more…)
What is Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
Age-related Macular Degeneration or AMD is an eye disease that is associated with ageing that affects the central vision. Central vision is needed to see detailed objects clearly and is important for everyday tasks such as reading and driving. (more…)