The specialists and support staff at Perfect Vision Laser Correction are the most qualified and committed in their field. We have put together a team of the most experienced and respected laser vision correction surgeons who, with the aid of the latest technology, assure you the best possible results for your vision. Our surgeons have all undertaken rigorous specialty training with a focus on laser eye surgery, to ensure their skills are second to none. At Perfect Vision, we guarantee that you are in the best of hands.
Dr Alison Chiu is a general ophthalmologist and specialist refractive surgeon and leads Perfect Vision Laser Correction’s laser eye surgery division. At Perfect Vision, Dr Chiu focuses only on laser eye surgery to ensure she achieves the best results for her patients.
Obtaining her medical degree from the University of Sydney, and graduated with First Class Honours, before completing a PhD with the Faculty of Medicine and completed her Graduate Diploma in Refractive Surgery. Whilst other surgeons have become specialised in Refractive Surgery, Dr Chiu is actually academically trained and qualified, not just sub-specialised.
She completed her Ophthalmology training at Sydney Eye Hospital, during which time she was the Senior Registrar at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. She then undertook further Fellowship training at Macquarie University Hospital, before practicing across Sydney as an Opthalmologist.
Public Hospital Appointments
Dr Chiu currently works across Sydney, including Bankstown Hospital and has previously worked at the Sydney Eye Hospital, Concord Hospital, St Vincent’s Hospital and RPA.
Dr Chiu has been a Senior Clinical Lecturer and tutor for the University of Sydney for over 3 years, and has in the past conducted formal and informal education of ophthalmology registrars, junior doctors, medical students, and other allied health staff.
Academic Achievements and Publications
Dr Chiu has presented research papers at international scientific meetings, published papers in peer-reviewed journals and contributed a book chapter. She received research scholarships awarded during PhD studies, including overseas studies at University College London and Cambridge University. Over her career, Dr Chiu has received numerous scholarships and awards for international conference oral presentations.
Dr Robert McDonald is a specialist corneal, cataract and refractive surgeon. Dr McDonald was awarded first class honours in Science from the University of Melbourne and later graduated with honours upon completion of his medical degree at the University of Newcastle. He undertook ophthalmic training at Sydney Eye Hospital and was made a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists in 2011. In 2012 he moved to London to take up a fellowship in oculoplastics and anterior segment surgery at St Thomas’ hospital, after which he moved to the renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital to further his training in corneal and refractive surgery.
Public Hospital Appointment
Upon completion of his ophthalmic training, Dr McDonald was granted a public hospital appointment at Sydney Eye Hospital, where he both consults and operates.
Dr McDonald holds academic appointments at both Sydney University and Notre Dame University.
Academic Achievements and Publications
Dr McDonald has published papers in a number of international journals, including recent studies into the long-term stability of refractive surgery and the treatment of keratoconus. Dr McDonald enjoys the diversity of maintaining a general ophthalmic practice and has broad surgical expertise. He is skilled in corneal and anterior segment surgery, but has a particular interest in refractive surgery, complex cataract surgery and corneal transplantation.
Here at Perfect Vision we have an immense amount of faith in our surgeons to provide excellent results. We believe that our surgeons provide treatment that lasts long-term, resulting in patients maintaining excellent eyesight for years to come. We want our patients to be as happy as possible with the results and intend to help them maintain the best possible vision for as long as possible through our commitment program.