About

Dr Georgia Cleary is a cornea specialist with a research interest in cataract surgery and intraocular lenses. She has completed two advanced fellowships in cornea and external eye diseases, at the internationally renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital, London and then the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Melbourne. During these fellowships she trained in corneal surgery including corneal transplantation, anterior segment surgery and complex cataract surgery. Her PhD thesis lies in cataract surgery and intraocular ocular lens design. She holds a consultant appointment at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital where she provides cornea, surgical ophthalmology and general ophthalmology services.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Freemasons Victoria Parade

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Victoria Parade Eye Consultants

St. Vincent's Medical Centre Level 1, 55 Victoria Parade
Fitzroy VIC 3065

Special interests

  • Corneal surgery: corneal transplants, pterygium, ocular surface neoplasia, cross linking.
  • Corneal and external eye disease: infection, dystrophies, keratoconus, dry eye, allergy.
  • Cataract surgery.
  • General ophthalmology including glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy.

Education and training

  • Ophthalmology registrar training, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital
  • Optometry student teaching, University of Melbourne

Research

  • Posterior capsule opacification

Qualifications

  • FRANZCO, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists, 2015
  • FRCOphth, Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London, 2013
  • PhD, University of Western Australia, 2013
  • MBBS, University of Western Australia, 2001

Professional Associations

  • RANZCO
  • FRCOphth (London)
  • ESCRS
  • ANZ Cornea Society
The Institute groups together surgical sub-specialties of dental, dermatology, opthalmology, oral and maxillofacial, otolaryngology (ear, nose, throat) and plastic surgery.