Ophthalmology Services and Oculoplastic Surgery
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Mid North Coast Eye Clinic has longstanding practices in Port MacquarieTareeCoffs Harbour and Grafton.

 

Since 1999, we have been specialising in Ophthalmology Services and Oculoplastic Surgery. By staying at the forefront of new medical developments, we provide patients with the security that they are in good hands when they walk into our eye clinic. 

Ophthalmology Services
Mid North Coast Eye Clinic has a strong commitment to advancing the practice of ophthalmology and delivering the highest quality outcomes. We carry out eye tests, diagnose, treat all eye diseases and perform eye surgery with specialty in small incision cataract surgery.

CATARACT TREATMENT

Specialist in the treatment of Cataracts using an innovative measuring equipment (Swept Source Optical Coherence Tomography) to achieve precise eye measurements. Our innovative technology can assess and improve eye health, achieving the best possible outcomes for patients.

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ECTROPION
 

Oculoplastic treatment and surgery for eyelid that turned away from the eye. Surgery usually involves tightening of the lid with or without placement of the skin.

DIABETIC EYE DISEASE TREATMENT

This is a group of eye problems that can affect people who have diabetes. Conditions include diabetic retinopathy, diabetic macular edema, cataracts and glaucoma. Over time, diabetes can cause damage to the eyes, leading to poor vision or even blindness.

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PTERYGIUM TREATMENT

Pterygium: A non cancerous red, fleshy growth arising from the conjunctiva, clear tissue covering the white of the eye, typically wedge shaped arising from the nasal side, and growing towards the centre of the cornea, clear window covering the front of the eye. 

Caused by ultraviolet light exposure and causing irritation, burning and stinging, worse in windy conditions.

Dr. Young performs pterygium surgery with application of a conjunctival graft to prevent recurrence under local anaesthetic with sedation.

EYELID SKIN CANCERS
 

Treatment of eyelid skin lesions, simple benign lumps or other skin cancers of the eyelid.

GLAUCOMA TREATMENT AND SURGERY

We use drops, tablets, lasers and surgery to treat glaucoma.

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OCULOPLASTIC TREATMENT & SURGERY

Mid North Coast Eye Clinic provides oculoplastic treatment for droopy eyelids and eyebrows, eyelid malposition, eyelid cancers, globe cancers and watery eye. We use conventional surgery and the Ellman Radio Surgical process for oculoplastic surgery.

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VITREOUS FLOATERS
 

Treatment of vitreous floaters with specialised laser.

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DACRYOCYSTORHINOSTOMY (DCR)

Dacryocystorhinostomy or DCR is the treatment of blockage of the tear duct.

PTOSIS / BLEPHAROPLASTY

Dr. Ivan M. Young performs upper eyelid levator muscle surgery by strengthening the muscle. Lid drooping can also be improved by removing skin or fat tissue from the upper lid.

MACULAR DEGENERATION TREATMENT

For wet age-related macular degeneration, we use optical coherence tomography and fluorescein angiography for diagnosis. We use intravitreal injections, lasers and Visudyne therapy for treatment.

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