Ophthalmology (eye diseases and disorders) at Sydney Children's Hospital, Randwick
Phone: (02) 9382 2261
Fax: (02) 9382 0890 or (02) 9382 2281
Location: Prince of Wales Hospital 4th Floor High Street end
The Ophthalmology service at SCH provides assessment and treatment for all aspects of paediatric ophthalmology, including:
- outpatient review of paediatric ophthalmic diseases and surgery where appropriate
- screening of genetic conditions
- craniofacial conditions
- measurement of visual acuities, fields, colour vision
- screening for retinopathy of prematurity
- electroretinography ( ERG ), Visual evoked responses ( VER ) and dark adaptation (EDG)
- emergency department review.
The Lions Eye Clinic for Children provides an outpatient eye service. The Clinic operates three to four consultant clinics per week, provides electrophysiology five days a week and regular orthoptic clinics. The clinic also provides services on Oculoplastic and Retina and Corneal subspecialties.
The Orthoptic Department offers a comprehensive vision assessment to all children attending the eye clinic. All referrals received by the Lions Eye Clinic for Children, for children under the age of 16 years are accepted regardless of location or referral source. All children must have been reviewed by a general practitioner, optometrist or specialist prior to an appointment being given.
The Lions Eye Clinic for Children also provides State-wide Eye sight Preschool Screening (StEPS) program clinic.
Medical professionals should refer a child using the Eye Clinic referral form
|Dr Kimberley Tan||Ophthalmologist|
|Dr Mark Jacobs||Ophthalmologist|
|Dr Ian Kennedy||Ophthalmologist|
|Dr Hughie Tsang||Ophthalmologist|
|Dr Harry Leung||Ophthalmologist|
|Dr Geoffrey Wilcsek||Ophthalmologist|
|Dr John Downie||Ophthalmologist|
|Dr Stephanie Watson||Ophthalmologist|
|Dr Ross Fitzsimons||Ophthalmologist|
|Dr Allan Banks||Ophthalmologist|
|Prof Minas Coroneo||Ophthalmologist|
|Prof Frank Martin||Ophthalmologist|
|Dr Peter Martin||Ophthalmologist|
|Dr Geogina Kourt||Ophthalmologist|
|Lourdes Lubrin||Nurse Unit Manager|