Archive for February 2021

Myopia Control at Peter Ivins Eye Care

Why should you consider bringing your child to our Myopia Control Clinic? Simply put, myopia is becoming more common in children across the globe. Rates in Europe have doubled in last 20 years and rates of myopia are expected to jump to around 50% of UK children by 2050. In parts of East Asia over…

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MiSight 1 day | Myopia management – What are my options?

MiSight 1 day contact lenses at Peter Ivins Eye Care

I was really fortunate to be invited to be amongst the first 10 practices in UK back in 2016 to offer MiSight 1 day contact lenses within our myopia management clinic. Since then, we have successfully fit scores of young people with MiSight with terrific success. MiSight 1 day was the first soft contact lens…

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Myopia management | What are my options?

Myopia management - What are my options

Myopia management is an exciting and fast-moving area of optometry. As I write this in February 2021, we have just had another myopia control option, MiyoSmart spectacle lenses, added to our ever-growing list of therapies to help us slow the progression of myopia in children.  There has never been a better time to have your…

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MiyoSmart Lenses – How do they work?

MiyoSmart - A smart approach to Myopia at Peter Ivins Eye Care

We are proud to announce we are amongst the first practices in the United Kingdom to be accredited to supply MiyoSmart lenses in the treatment of myopia in children. MiyoSmart is an innovative spectacle lens developed by Hoya using an award-winning D.I.M.S (Defocus Incorporated Multiple Segments) technology to slow the progression of myopia on children.…

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MiyoSmart now available

MiyoSmart Lenses for myopia management

Peter Ivins Eye Care, Scotland’s first Myopia Management clinic is delighted to announce we are amongst the first practices in the UK to offer MiyoSmart spectacle lenses in the treatment of myopia in children. MiyoSmart uses novel and innovative D.I.M.S (Defocus Incorporated Multiple Segments) lens technology to slow myopia progression by 59% and axial eye…

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