Your Optometrist can examine and record your eye health in greater detail, with the 3D retinal camera. Digital Retinal Imaging is recommended for all patients but particularly those with diabetes, hypertension, macular degeneration, glaucoma, other retinal disorders, reduced vision, patients over 40 years of age, those with any unusual ocular findings or anyone with a family history of any of these conditions.
UFS Optical provide a wide range of optical services and products. With a wide range of styles and brands, backed up with specialist optometrist advice, we will have you looking great with your next pair of prescription glasses.
New frame and Lens Packages
*Members $95.95 Non Members $119.95
Designer frames for your new single vision glasses
Members $199 Non Members $248.75
If you have private health, now’s the time to check with your health fund if you have any optical entitlements remaining for this year.
Suite 1, 379 Hargreaves Street,
Bendigo VIC 3550
Tel: 03 5441 8077
Monday – Friday – 9:00am to 5:30pm
Saturday – 9:00am to 12:00pm
Sunday – Closed
UV Protection The sun’s harmful UV rays can lead to serious, and in some cases, long-term health issues. Skin Cancer 5% to 10% of skin cancer occurs around the eyes. Always wear quality protective sunglasses when outdoors – even on overcast days. General Eye Comfort The sun’s brightness and glare interferes with comfortable vision. Dark…
Join us at UFS Optical to view the latest range of Maui Jim sunglasses, including prescription eye wear, exciting new releases and best sellers.
All Maui Jim lenses block 100% of all harmful UV rays, protecting your eyes from damage and long-term health risks. Maui Jim sunglasses can be custom made with your prescription*, our specially trained staff can assist you in selecting the correct frame and lens to suit your specific needs.
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There’s a bear hiding amongst the cats. Can you spot it? Glaucoma is a largely unobservable group of eye diseases in which damage to the optic nerves causes a loss of vision. What causes glaucoma? Damage to the optic nerve is responsible for the vision loss that comes with glaucoma, the most common cause of…
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All UV eye exposure adds up over time. Accumulated UV exposure to your eyes can lead to a variety of problems and diseases, notably cataract, macular degeneration, pterygium, “sunburn” which causes irritation and pain, skin cancer on the eyelids and around the eyes. Reduce your UV eye exposure by wearing sunglasses (made to Australian Standards),…