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Ophthalmology

Our Specialist Ophthalmologists currently offer cutting-edge ophthalmology services from our North Lakes location with services including; Cataract Surgery, Canthoplasty, Removal of Pterygium and Paracentesis. You can contact our bookings team on 07 3833 6701 or bookings@montserrat.com.au for further information, Our visiting specialists who offer these services are listed below.

Specialists:

Dr Stuart Reader
Dr Stuart Reader
BMBS, FRANZCO, DipAvMed

Dr Reader studied medicine at Flinders University of South Australia graduating in 1985. After a number of years as a RAAF medical officer, he completed training as a commercial pilot and worked in general aviation.

Following this, he undertook a post-graduate fellowship in aviation medicine in which he has an ongoing interest. He completed his ophthalmology training at Sydney Eye Hospital and in Plymouth, UK. Upon returning from overseas Dr Reader worked as a general ophthalmologist in Sydney before relocating to Queensland. Dr Reader is a member of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO) and the Australian Society of Aerospace Medicine.

Dr Reader regularly attends both local and overseas ophthalmic meetings, as well as giving regular clinical updates to Optometrists and General Practitioners.

Special Interests:

  • General Ophthalmology
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Medical Retinal Diseases
  • Aviation Medicine

North Lakes Day Hospital
7 Endeavour Blvd, North Lakes, QLD 4500
Phone: (07) 3833 6755 Fax: (07) 3491 3614

visit: www.montserrat.com.au
email: bookings@montserrat.com.au

Appointments to see

Dr Stuart Reader
(07) 3833 6755
bookings@montserrat.com.au
Dr Kate Slaughter
Dr Kate Slaughter
MBBS, FRANZCO

Dr Slaughter graduated from University of Queensland Medical School in 1997 and undertook her residency training throughout Queensland and the Northern Territory. In 2006 Dr Kate Slaughter completed her advanced training in Ophthalmology in Queensland. She completed a fellowship in Cataract and Anterior Segment surgery at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane and had further experience working as a Senior Fellow in Exeter, United Kingdom.

Dr Slaughter is a member of the Royal Australian and New ZealandCollege of Ophthalmologists RANZCO) and The Australasian Society of Cataracts and Refraction Surgeon (AUSCRS). She regularly attends national and international meetings to keep up to date with  the latest advances in Ophthalmology.

Dr Slaughter worked as a visiting Medical Officer at the Princess Alexandra Hospital 2009-2017 and was awarded RANZCO Trainer of Excellence award in 2010. She was also Director of Training for RANZCO Queensland 2010-2016.

Special Interests:

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Medical Retina
  • Glaucoma
  • General Ophthalmology

Northpoint Eyecare
Level 1, 12 Endeavour Blvd, North Lakes, QLD 4509
Phone: (07) 3385 0900 Fax: (07) 3385 0062 E: reception@northpointeyecare.com.au

Visit: www.northpointeyecare.com.au
Email: reception@northpointeyecare.com.au

Appointments to see

Dr Kate Slaughter
(07) 3385 0900
reception@northpointeyecare.com.au
Dr Andrew Smith
Dr Andrew Smith
MBBS, MSc, FRANZCO

Dr Smith was a graduate of University of Queensland Medical School in 1997 and spent his residency training in Northern Queensland and Brisbane. He has achieved a Masters in Science research degree in Anatomy at Trinity College in Dublin for which he received a Trinity College Post-Graduate Award. He completed his advanced training in Ophthalmology in Queensland in 2007. Following this he had further fellowship training in Oculoplastic surgery in the UK at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge University Hospital and at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London.

Dr Smith is a member of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO) and the Australasian Society of Cataracts and Refractive Surgeons (AUSCRS). He regularly attends and has presented at national and international conferences. Dr Smith was a Medical Officer at the Princess Alexandra Hospital 2009-2016. He has been actively involved in the teaching of registrars and medical students and was awarded a RANZCO Trainer of Excellence in 2010.

He was on the organising committee for RANZCO QLD Branch annual conference between 2010-2016. He was young fellow representative
RANZCO QLD branch 2010-2014.

Special Interests:

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Medical Retina
  • General Ophthalmology and
  • Oculoplastic Surgery

North Lakes Day Hospital
7 Endeavour Blvd, North Lakes, QLD 4500
Phone: (07) 3385 0900 Fax: (07) 3385 0062

visit: www.northpointeyecare.com.au
email: reception@northpointeyecare.com.au

Appointments to see

Dr Andrew Smith
(07) 3385 0900
reception@northpointeyecare.com.au

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