If you require an operation, the skills and experience of your eye surgeon are critical to your recovery to good vision. Eye surgeons at City Eye Centre are highly skilled and have had extensive experience in performing complex eye surgeries and saving sight in many patients. Our eye doctors will perform the most comprehensive eye examination, discuss with you the treatment options available, the prognosis, risks and benefits and address any questions you may have regarding the procedure. Our trusted eye specialists are empathetic and take a personal approach. They are understanding of your needs and will provide you with the best possible treatment options.
Dr Lawrence Lee, a highly regarded retinal specialist and vitreoretinal surgeon, has over 20 years of experience in performing complex cataract surgery and have expertise with vitrectomy surgery for the treatment of retinal detachment, macular hole, epiretinal membrane, uveitis, proliferative diabetic retinopathy and eye trauma. Dr Graham Lee is one of the leading ophthalmologists in the country trained in both cornea and glaucoma subspecialties and is highly experienced in corneal transplantation and glaucoma surgery. One of the more recent advances in glaucoma treatment, Micro-Bypass Glaucoma Surgery (MBGS) can be performed as a standalone procedure, or in conjunction with your cataract surgery. Dr Niall Aboud is an experienced general ophthalmologist and routinely performs cataract and eyelid procedures.
Eye operations are usually performed as a day procedure which means that you get to go home on the same day. Some patients may stay overnight and be discharged the following day. Click here to find out the hospitals where our eye surgeons operate.
Not all procedures are performed at the hospital setting. Some laser treatments and intravitreal injections are performed at the clinic as an out-patient procedure and they include:.
- VITREOLYSIS LASER TREATMENT FOR FLOATERS
- INTRAVITREAL INJECTIONS FOR MACULAR DEGENERATION
- LASER TREATMENTS FOR GLAUCOMA
- YAG LASER CAPSULOTOMY
- PANRETINAL PHOTOCOAGULATION (PRP) LASER FOR DIABETIC RETINOAPTHY
- PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPY (VISUDYNE)
We understand that undergoing an eye operation can sometimes bring about apprehension and anxiety. The team at City Eye Centre will make the process as easy and seamless as possible for you; all your questions will be answered and concerns addressed. If you are from out of the Brisbane Metropolitan area, our staff will also be more than happy to help you with transport and accommodation requirements.