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Visiting Medical Officer in Ophthalmology

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtCloses in 11 days
    Published on 2 Aug 2022
  • Job no: 58061
  • Category: Senior Medical, Visiting Medical Officer

Alfred Health is the main provider of health services to people in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne and is also a major provider of specialist services to people across Victoria.  The Health Service operates three outstanding facilities: The Alfred, Caulfield and Sandringham. 

The Ophthalmology unit treats and care for eye disease related to diabetes, patients with cataracts, infection and inflammation, traumatic disease, immunological disorders and transplantation, oculomotility disorders, age-related macular degeneration, corneal transplantation and keratoconus management. The ophthalmology unit has an active research arm and is heavily involved in medical student and optometry and orthoptic teaching. 

Applications are invited for the position of Visiting Medical Officer in Ophthalmology.

Applicants must be legally qualified practitioners, registered or registrable with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists. Demonstrable relevant knowledge and experience in Ophthalmology is required as well as meeting Alfred Health requirements for credentialing and scope of practice in Ophthalmology.

Enquiries: Mr David Van Der Straaten, Director Ophthalmology or 9076 3196.

Applications close: Sunday 28th August 2022


Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

In compliance with the Victorian Chief Health Officer's Mandatory Vaccination Directions, all Alfred health employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 with TGA approved vaccine and must have evidence of their vaccination status. 


  • Closes in 11 days - 28 Aug 2022
  • Published on 02 Aug 2022, 11:48 PM