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Info for Health Professionals

Eye and Ear Hospital Services

SERVICES FOR PEOPLE WITH DIABETES AT THE Eye and Ear Hospital - 32 Gisborne Street East Melbourne. Phone +613 99298600

 * All clinics are government funded and there is no charge to clients


Medical Clinic(Endocrinologists available)

Special Eye Clinics 

Medical Retinal Clinic Tuesday and Wednesday 9 - 12noon

Vitro Retinal Unit Monday & Friday am

Glaucoma Clinic

Corneal Clinic Monday & Wednesday pm

General Eye Clinics

Every day am & pm


Day Surgery

Elective surgery


Accident and Emergency Department 24 hours for Emergencies


Ophthalmology and ENT nurse educators

Diabetes Educator

Dietitian services  



'Keep an Eye on your Eyes'


What is diabetes?


Sessional interpreters Cantonese/Mandarin, Greek, Vietnamese (must be  booked)

Signing for hearing impaired 

Available by prior arrangement

Useful Links

Important information can be found on the websites of associated organsiations.

Useful Links for Health Professionals

More Info for Health Professionals

What is Diabetes

What is diabetic retinopathy?

Retinopathy Chart

Relevant Eye Care Journal Articles

Professional Journals of Interest

Medicare and Optometry

Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind - Free Publications List

Royal Victorian Institute For the Blind - Services Booklet

Vision Australia

RVIB - Working with People who have Vision Loss

NHMRC Guidelines for Diabetic Retinopathy

ICEE - International Centre for Eyecare Education

ICEE Media Release

Redfern Aboriginal Eye Care Clinic

RVEEH Retinopathy Poster

Lions Eye Health Program - Australia resource materials

Australian Lions Working with the Vietnamese Community

Eye and Ear Hospital Services

Australian Lions working with the Turkish Community

Diabetic retinopathy diagnosis and managment

Australian Optometrists detect Diabetic Retinopathy

Latest titles in Ophthahlamology

National accredited Training Program - Screening for Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic Maculopathy

Screening for Diabetic Retinopathy: A Planning & Resource Guide



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