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Why Choose The
Lions Eye Institute

Since its establishment in 1983, the Lions Eye Institute has become a global centre for ophthalmological care and first-class scientific research into the prevention of blindness.

Our Commitment

You can expect to be treated with kindness and courtesy when you visit us. Our goal is to make your visit to the Lions Eye Institute clinic as pleasant and informative as possible.

Our Work

We invest in world-class medical research and its translation into clinical practice in metropolitan, rural and remote Western
Australia.

<p>Our ophthalmologists are internationally recognised as leading the field in providing the highest quality eye care for our patients. Between them, they cover the full range of ocular sub-specialties as well as general ophthalmology.</p>
<p>The Lions Eye Institute boasts some of the world’s leading minds in the quest for answers to eye disease and conditions. Our award-winning medical researchers are at the forefront of national and global projects and collaborations that will change people’s lives.</p>
<p>Our ophthalmologists are internationally recognised as leading the field in providing the highest quality eye care for our patients. Between them, they cover the full range of ocular sub-specialties as well as general ophthalmology.</p>
<p>The Lions Eye Institute boasts some of the world’s leading minds in the quest for answers to eye disease and conditions. Our award-winning medical researchers are at the forefront of national and global projects and collaborations that will change people’s lives.</p>

Our ophthalmologists

Our ophthalmologists are internationally recognised as leading the field in providing the highest quality eye care for our patients. Between them, they cover the full range of ocular sub-specialties as well as general ophthalmology.

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Our researchers

The Lions Eye Institute boasts some of the world’s leading minds in the quest for answers to eye disease and conditions. Our award-winning medical researchers are at the forefront of national and global projects and collaborations that will change people’s lives.

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News & Events

Latest News
Professor Bill Morgan steps down from Managing Director role
11 June 2024

Professor Bill Morgan steps down from Managing Director role

At our recent AGM Professor William (Bill) Morgan officially stepped down from his position as managing director of the Lions …

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World-first study to improve glaucoma management
11 June 2024

World-first study to improve glaucoma management

Accurate prediction of whether a patient is likely to have progressing vision loss from their glaucoma is vital to ensure …

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Sight saving surgery thanks to Lions Outback Vision
11 June 2024

Sight saving surgery thanks to Lions Outback Vision

Five-year-old Joaquin lives in the remote community of Jimbalakudunj, 100 kilometres northwest of Fitzroy Crossing. Last year he almost lost …

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First of its kind research in WA for rare genetic eye disorder
10 June 2024

First of its kind research in WA for rare genetic eye disorder

Dr Danial Roshandel, from the Lions Eye Institute, is conducting first of its kind research in Western Australia, investigating ways …

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Professor David Mackey AO awarded two prestigious grants
21 May 2024

Professor David Mackey AO awarded two prestigious grants

Congratulations to Professor David Mackey, Head of the Genetics and Epidemiology Research Group at the Lions Eye Institute, who has …

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Lions Vision Trials – where breakthroughs happen
3 April 2024

Lions Vision Trials – where breakthroughs happen

The Clinical Trials Team at the Lions Eye Institute now has a new brand, a new name and a new …

Events
Eye to Eye Photographic Competition Exhibition
13 February 2024

Eye to Eye Photographic Competition Exhibition

Eye to Eye Photographic Exhibition In late 2023 the Lions Eye Institute held its very first Eye to Eye Photographic …

Events
Eye to Eye Photographic Competition
1 November 2023

Eye to Eye Photographic Competition

Thank you to everyone who entered the Eye to Eye Photographic Competition. The competition is now closed. View the winners …

Events
2023 Telethon Family Festival
21 September 2023

2023 Telethon Family Festival

Join us for the 2023 Telethon Family Festival Join the Lions Eye Institute at Telethon Family Festival on Sunday, 22 …

Events
2023 Ian Constable Lecture
8 June 2023

2023 Ian Constable Lecture

  Understanding glaucoma through imaging of single cells In the Lions Eye Institute’s 40th year, please join Professor Balwantray Chauhan …

Events
Upcoming information seminar with Dr Scott Hollier
8 June 2023

Upcoming information seminar with Dr Scott Hollier

Did you know that the Lions Eye Institute, in collaboration with VisAbility, offers periodic information seminars for patients with inherited …

Events
Meet and greet for patients with inherited retinal disease
2 February 2023

Meet and greet for patients with inherited retinal disease

A peer support meeting will be held at the Lions Eye Institute on Tuesday, 21 February for patients living with …

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