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Watch the transformation of our laser room

Thu, February 29, 2024

Watch this short video showing the transformation of our laser room into a unique and beautiful space that our patients love to look at with their new eyes.

Your post-laser eye surgery bucket-list

29 February, 2024

What will you do after your laser eye surgery? We asked real patients for inspiration... 

You don't need your glasses any more - but you can donate them to others who do

29 February, 2024

After SmartSight, LASIK and other laser eye surgery, Medownick Laser Clinic will donate your old eye-glasses to people who need them in developing countries. 

New laser technique (SmartSight) offers beyond-20/20 vision

29 February, 2024

MiVision, the Ophthalmic Journal, has published an article about the introduction of SmartSight to Victoria, Australia. SmartSight is a new, minimally-invasive form of laser eye surgery that can give better than 20/20 vision in 24 hours. 

Red wine can help prevent cataracts

21 April, 2021

New research has found that drinking red wine in moderation may help to prevent cataracts.

Medownick takes extra precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 – the coronavirus

23 March, 2020

Here at Medownick, we remain absolutely committed to doing everything we can to put the health and the safety of our Medownick patients and team first.

Robotic Laser Performs incision-free surgery in an Australian First

19 November, 2019

Melbourne’s Medownick Laser Eye Clinic will today opens its $3 million clinic expansion, with an Australian-first robotic laser for incision-free surgery at its centrepiece.

Are your phone and tablet wrecking your eyes and vision?

8 November, 2019

Research suggests that when a phone or a tablet is held close to one’s face, it forces the eye to work harder than usual.

Laser eye surgery may be safer than contact lenses

8 November, 2019

Researchers who reviewed several studies of complications from both contact lenses and laser eye surgery have concluded that laser eye surgery may actually be the safer option in the long run.

There may be more to wearing glasses than simply having better eyesight

8 November, 2019

Glasses that beat the blues – the latest high-tech specs can treat dizziness and deafness, and even combat depression.

Interest-free offer

Laser eye surgery is an investment in you. It’s why we offer interest-free payment plans over six, 12 or 18 months to suitable candidates.

Book a free laser eye assessment

Stop wondering and find out once and for all whether laser eye surgery is right for you. Book a free eye assessment today.