About Dr Farokh Irani
Mr Farokh Irani is an ophthalmologist who specialises in diseases and surgery of the eye.
He has 18 years experience in delivering quality and highly professional eye care and is also a consultant to the The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital as well as the Austin/Repatriation Hospital.
After completing medical studies in Melbourne, he undertook specialist training in Australia, the USA and the United Kingdom where he spent several years working alongside the worlds most recognised surgeons. He regularly travels to international meetings where he partakes in sharing of knowledge and skills.
He specialises in Cataract and advanced Refractive surgery where he has highly acclaimed success in returning people to excellent vision - often without needing glasses afterwards.
His other interests are glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, retinal disease, macular degeneration and eye lid surgery.
Mr Irani also has a major role in teaching, contributes to peer review journals and spends some time in third world countries where he restores sight to desperately poor and needy people along the lines of his hero Prof Fred Hollows.
Areas of Specialisation
- Cataracts Surgery
- Diabetes (Injections & Laser)
- Macular Degeneration (Injections & Laser)
Hospitals Practicing At
St John of God Bendigo
Bendigo Day Surgery
MBBS, Dip Anat, FRANZCO
Fellow of the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists
Member of the European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons
Member of the American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons