Associate Professor John Lee FRANZCO MBBS FRACGP DIP Obs.FRACOG
Professor Lee is the Head of Illawarra Ophthalmology and one of the most experienced cataract surgeons in Australia. His priority is to provide excellence in vision with the highest level of safety.
He introduced topical anaesthesia (no needle to the eye) for cataract surgery to the Illawarra and is the only ophthalmologist in the Illawarra to perform all his cases using this method. Professor Lee also provides a comprehensive ophthalmological service including glaucoma, macular degeneration, eyelid procedures and paediatric ophthalmology.
He operates at the Wollongong Day Surgery, Wollongong Private Hospital, Shellharbour Private Hospital, The Wollongong Public Hospital, Shellharbour Public Hospital.
He has an interest in overseas charity work and regularly works with disadvantaged peoples in Africa and Asia. He is a competitive surf ski paddler and together with his wife is an active member of St. Michaels Church, Wollongong.
He is available most days from his rooms in Figtree and Wollongong.
For more information: www.illawarraophthalmology.com.au