About Dr. Ivan M. Young
Ophthalmologist and Eye Surgeon
DR. IVAN M. YOUNG
MBBS (Adel.) FRANZCO
A specialist in small incision cataract surgery, Dr. Young is also a Clinical Lecturer at the University of New South Wales and a state branch committee member of the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists. He has been reappointed as Conjoint lecturer in Clinical Ophthalmology at the University of New South Wales.
Dr. Young uses the Swept Source Optical Coherence Tomography, the Ellman Radio Surgical process, intravitreal injections and laser therapy in his general ophthalmology specialist services and oculoplastic surgeries.
Always at the forefront of the latest discoveries and research, Dr. Young continues to consolidate his knowledge in his fields of expertise. In 2018, he attended the aesthetic eyelid and facial rejuvenation course at Jules Stein Eye Institute, University of California. In 2019, he attended a cataract surgery conference in Orlando, Florida where he learnt advanced microsurgical techniques. He also participated in a facial rejuvenation surgical course in Singapore at Khoo Teck Puat Hospital.
Dr. Young has been a Civil Aviation Safety Authority Designated Aviation Ophthalmologist (DAO) since 2001.
With VMO appointments at Mayo Private Hospital, Forster Private Hospital, Port Macquarie Private Hospital and Baringa Private Hospital in Coffs Harbour, Dr. Young provides services to both privately insured and public patients.