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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>

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
500th research paper milestone for Professor David Mackey AO
30 January 2023

500th research paper milestone for Professor David Mackey AO

Professor David Mackey AO is a contributing author on his 500th research publication, “A saturated map of common genetic variants …

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Professor Bill Morgan talks all things glaucoma on 6PR radio
19 January 2023

Professor Bill Morgan talks all things glaucoma on 6PR radio

Glaucoma is the third most common cause of blindness globally. It is a degenerative, life-long disease caused by raised intraocular …

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New stem cell research leads to an international collaboration
22 December 2022

New stem cell research leads to an international collaboration

Researchers at the Lions Eye Institute and Murdoch University are collaborating with a world-leading American researcher to expedite new treatments …

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A renewed focus on children’s eye health
30 November 2022

A renewed focus on children’s eye health

  The Kimberley and Pilbara are two of the most remote regions in the world. As a result, it can …

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Professor David Mackey AO features on ABC radio
21 November 2022

Professor David Mackey AO features on ABC radio

On Thursday, 17 November Professor David Mackey AO featured on ABC Radio Perth’s ‘Ask an expert’ segment, where he answered …

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2022 Ian Constable Lecture “The evolution of ideas in medicine”.
31 October 2022

2022 Ian Constable Lecture “The evolution of ideas in medicine”.

The Lions Eye Institute was delighted to host the 2022 Ian Constable Lecture, "The evolution of ideas in medicine" at …

Events
Peer support meet and greet for patients with inherited retinal disease
2 February 2023

Peer support meet and greet for patients with inherited retinal disease

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

Events
Celebrating 40 years at the Lions Eye Institute
12 January 2023

Celebrating 40 years at the Lions Eye Institute

  In 2023, the Lions Eye Institute celebrates 40 years of preventing and curing blindness and eye disease. Driven by …

Events
2022 Telethon Family Festival
29 September 2022

2022 Telethon Family Festival

Join us for the 2022 Telethon Family Festival Join the Lions Eye Institute at Telethon Family Festival on Sunday, 23 …

Events
2022 Ian Constable Lecture
23 August 2022

2022 Ian Constable Lecture

Join us for the 2022 Ian Constable Lecture - "The evolution of ideas in medicine" The Lions Eye Institute is …

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