A specialist medical practice which has been established in Cairns since 1996. The medical specialists practising here are Ophthalmologists, surgeons who specialise in diseases of the eye.
The Ophthalmologists in this practice have experience in examining, detecting, diagnosing and treating eye problems. Some of the conditions treated include: Cataracts, Glaucoma, lid tumours and reconstructive surgery, Macular Degeneration, Pterygium, retinal disorders as well as manifestations of medical conditions such as diabetes.
Extraocular procedures (surgery of the outer surface of the eye) are performed in our well-equipped minor operations room located within the Clinic. Major intraocular procedures (surgery inside the eye; e.g.: Cataract surgery) are performed at day surgery facilities in Cairns.
The ophthalmologists of Cairns Eye & Laser Clinic have received comprehensive international training and specialise in the following areas:
- Cataract Surgery
- Treatment for Age-Related Macular Degeneration
- Retinal Surgery
- Pterygium Surgery
- Diabetic Retinopathy