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Why Choose The
Lions Eye Institute

Since its establishment almost 40 years ago, 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>

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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News & Events

Latest News
Celebrating International Clinical Trials Day
10 May 2022

Celebrating International Clinical Trials Day

Friday, 20 May 2022 is International Clinical Trials Day We would like to celebrate International Clinical Trials Day by recognising …

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April Publications
2 May 2022

April Publications

The Lions Eye Institute is proud to be a world class research facility that is constantly producing publications to improve …

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Investigating links between glaucoma and sleep apnea
27 April 2022

Investigating links between glaucoma and sleep apnea

Researchers at the Lions Eye Institute are investigating links between sleep apnea and the development of glaucoma. As part of …

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Longer-acting eye treatment could reduce vision loss for Indigenous Australians
19 April 2022

Longer-acting eye treatment could reduce vision loss for Indigenous Australians

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article. Indigenous people in Australia …

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World-class optometry research chair appointed
8 April 2022

World-class optometry research chair appointed

The Lions Eye Institute and The University of Western Australia today announced the appointment of Professor Allison McKendrick as the …

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Professor Morgan has sights on eyes out of this world
6 April 2022

Professor Morgan has sights on eyes out of this world

Professor Bill Morgan, Managing Director of the Lions Eye Institute, recently ran a series of sessions for the International Space …

Events
Meet your immune system – a free event at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research
22 April 2021

Meet your immune system – a free event at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research

Your immune system is important in protecting your body from viruses, bacteria and cancer. Learn more about your amazing immune …

Events
The science of vaccination – a free online event
16 April 2021

The science of vaccination – a free online event

Have you received your first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine or still deciding on whether to get vaccinated? Are you …

Events
Carols in the clinic 2020
27 November 2020

Carols in the clinic 2020

We are excited to welcome the VisAbility music group, Grand Delusions, to play Christmas carols in our Nedlands clinic throughout …

Events
Second sight, a visually impaired artist’s perspective and expression
23 October 2020

Second sight, a visually impaired artist’s perspective and expression

Ellen is a passionate botanist, talented artist and PhD graduate from Albany. Being diagnosed with two detached retinas by the …

Events
LEI Research Week 2020
24 September 2020

LEI Research Week 2020

Good eyesight plays an integral role in people’s quality of life. The Lions Eye Institute (LEI) will share important developments …

Events
LEI Research Week 2019
13 September 2019

LEI Research Week 2019

Good eyesight plays an integral role in people’s quality of life. The Lions Eye Institute (LEI) will share important developments …

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