1Y3A6276 colourDR JU-LEE OOI

BSc(Med) MBBS MPH GradDipPaed FRANZCO

Ophthalmic Surgeon and Physician

Dr Ju-Lee Ooi is an ophthalmologist with special interests in cataract surgery, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, medical retinal diseases, glaucoma and general ophthalmology. She is a Visiting Medial Officer (VMO) at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and a Staff-Specialist Ophthalmologist at Westmead Hospital. 

Dr Ooi undertook her advanced training in ophthalmology at Sydney Eye Hospital. She completed a fellowship in Medical Retina at Westmead Hospital under the supervision of Professor Paul Mitchell. During this time she gained experience in the treatment of macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and other diseases of the retina. She was a co-investigator on several major clinical trials in the treatment of these conditions. Dr Ooi has undertaken further study and training at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust.

Dr Ooi received a 100 TER in the Higher School certificate, and graduated dux of James Ruse Agricultural High School. She studied medicine at the University of New South Wales (UNSW), receiving a UNSW Alumni Association Undergraduate Scholarship. Dr Ooi graduated with a Master of Public Health from UNSW, and a Graduate Diploma of Paediatrics. She has been a member of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO) Public Health Committee.

Dr Ooi has a strong commitment to medical research, and has published extensively in the peer-reviewed medical literature. She has presented at numerous local, national and international ophthalmology conferences.Dr Ooi was awarded the Prince of Wales Hospital ‘Major Contributor to Ophthalmology Research’ Prize, and several research grants including the Sydney Children’s Hospital Foundation Grant, the Rebecca L Cooper Medical Research Foundation Grant and the Foundation for Children Grant.

Dr Ooi is a Conjoint Lecturer at University of NSW and a Clinical Lecturer at the University of Sydney. She no longer sees patients at Hills Eye Surgery in Pennant Hills, but is available for appointments and injections in the Waterloo rooms. 

neilDR NEIL SHARMA

BSc(Med) MBBS(Hons) MPH MMed (Refract Surg) FRANZCO

Ophthalmic Surgeon and Physician

Dr Neil Sharma is an ophthalmologist with special interests in cataract surgery, macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease, aviation ophthalmology and general ophthalmology. 

Dr Neil Sharma completed his HSC at Sydney Grammar School, and was awarded a Premier’s Award for Excellence in all subjects studied and an Australian Student’s Prize. He studied medicine at UNSW, and graduated with a Master of Public Health and a Masters of Medicine. He completed his specialist eye surgery training through the Sydney Eye Hospital network, and then undertook a fellowship in general ophthalmology at the Australian School of Advanced Medicine (ASAM) and Macquarie University Hospital. He went on to complete a Senior Clinical Fellowship in Medical Retina at the Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust in the UK, where he was involved in research and teaching at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, the University of Cambridge and Anglia Ruskin University in addition to his clinical work.

Dr Sharma has published over 30 scientific papers in the peer-reviewed literature, and has presented at numerous local, national and international ophthalmology conferences. He is a reviewer for several peer-reviewed medical journals. Neil has been awarded the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO) undergraduate Prize and Medal, the RANZCO Eye Foundation Medical Retina scholarship, and the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Patron’s Prize.

Dr Sharma is a staff-specialist ophthalmologist at Westmead Hospital. He is a Clinical Senior Lecturer at the University of Sydney, and a Clinical Senior Lecturer at the University of Wollongong.

Dr Neil Sharma has a strong interest in patient education and raising public awareness of eye diseases and eye health. He can be heard regularly as the resident eye specialist on 2GB Radio in Sydney, 4BC Radio in Brisbane and other stations on the Macquarie Broadcast Network across NSW, Queensland and the ACT. Podcasts of recent episodes can be heard on our Patient Information page.  

Edwina Linkedin photo low resDR EDWINA EADE

MBBS (Hons) BSc MMed FRANZCO

Ophthalmic and Oculoplastic Surgeon

Dr Eade is an Consultant Ophthalmologist with subspeciality training in Oculoplastic, Orbital and Lacrimal Surgery and Ocular Oncology.

 She graduated from Medicine with Honours at the University of Sydney. She completed her specialty ophthalmology training at Sydney Eye Hospital with her final six months as the Senior Ophthalmology Registrar at Westmead Children’s Hospital.After completing a Masters Degree in Ophthalmic Science at the University of Sydney she undertook a fellowship in Ocular Oncology at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia, USA. She undertook two further years of sub-speciality training with world leaders in Oculoplastic, Orbital and Lacrimal surgery at the Royal Manchester Eye Hospital, United Kingdom and the Royal Victorian Eye & Ear Hospital, Melbourne.

Dr Eade is a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmology (RANZCO) and a member of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Ophthalmic Plastic Surgeons (ANZSOPS). She has published widely in the peer-reviewed medical literature and presented at national and international conferences.

She is an approachable doctor and focuses on addressing her patient’s concerns. She continues to update her knowledge of advances in her field and to maintain her clinical and surgical excellence. She has an ongoing interest in international ophthalmology, having worked in local clinics in Cambodia, Vietnam, Sri-Lanka and Myanmar.

She specialises in Eyelid Surgery including cosmetic surgery, Orbital Surgery and Lacrimal Surgery in adults and children. This includes Eyelid Malposition (Ectropion, Entropion, Ptosis), Periocular Skin Cancers, Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery, Facial Nerve Palsy, Orbital disease (infections, tumours, fractures), Thyroid Eye Disease, Watery Eye, Tear Duct Surgery (endoscopic and external), Artificial Eye Management. Dr Eade is trained in the use of scarless and minimally invasive techniques.


DR VICKY LU

BSc(Med) MBBS MPH FRANZCO 

Vitreo-retinal and Ophthalmic Surgeon

Dr Vicky Lu is a vitreo-retinal and ophthalmic surgeon,  with experience in multiple international health care settings. Her areas of expertise include treatment of surgical and medical retinal conditions.

Vicky studied medicine at the University of New South Wales. She obtained her specialist ophthalmology training through Sydney Eye Hospital Network and is a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO).

Vicky completed three international fellowships in surgical and medical retina (Singapore, United Kingdom), including the world-renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital in London.

Dr Lu was then invited to work as a vitreoretinal specialist in the National Health Service (NHS) where she provided care to patients with acute and long term vitreo-retinal and comprehensive ophthalmic conditions, including retinal detachment, diabetic eye and macular disease.

Dr Lu is actively involved in research in collaboration with international centres and has several publications in peer-reviewed journals. She is a clinical associate lecturer at Sydney University, and is dedicated to teaching registrars, optometrists and general practitioners.

Vicky has a Masters of Public Health from University of Sydney and remains committed to international collaboration with colleagues in India, Singapore, USA and the UK. She specialises in the treatment of retinal conditions including epiretinal membrane, macular holes, retinal detachment, retinal tears, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and vitreous haemorrhage. She is also experienced in the treatment of general ophthalmic conditions including cataract, glaucoma and general ophthalmic conditions. Dr Lu is fluent in English, Mandarin and Hokkien.

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DR GEORGINA CLARK

MA MBBS (Hons) FRANZCO

Medical Retina and Uveitis Specialist and Ophthalmic Surgeon 

Dr Clark’s areas of interest include the management of cataract, inflammatory eye disease, and medical retinal conditions such as macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and retinal vascular occlusions. She also welcomes general ophthalmology patients to her practice.

Georgina holds undergraduate and Masters degrees from Stanford University. She earned her medical degree with honours from the University of Sydney, completed ophthalmology training at Sydney Eye Hospital and was a senior registrar at Westmead Hospital, focusing on medical retina treatments and oculoplastics surgery.

Georgina completed two fellowships in the UK (medical retina and uveitis) with Professor Andrew Dick at the leading Bristol Eye Hospital where she subsequently practiced as an ophthalmology specialist and cataract surgeon.

Dr Clark is highly experienced in performing laser treatments, intravitreal injections and cataract surgery, among other ophthalmic procedures.

She is an investigator on clinical trials assessing new treatments for medical retina and uveitis conditions. She has published widely in both academic and popular medical literature. She collaborates internationally with medical researchers and retinal imaging device companies. Georgina is a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists.  Her mission is to protect her patients’ vision by using the latest proven, treatments and technologies.