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Dr. Michael Delaney

Dr Delaney is an extremely well qualified and experienced general Ophthalmologist who has appointments as an Honorary Medical Officer at St Vincent’s Hospital in Sydney where he was head of the Eye Department for ten years. He is also an Emeritus Consultant Ophthmalmologist at St Vincent’s Private Hospital.

In addition to his clinical activities he has a particular interest in Medico-Legal matters and has practiced in this field since 1980.

One of Australia’s most experienced eye surgeons, he undertook extensive post graduate training in London and Cambridge before returning to Sydney Eye Hospital in 1981 where he undertook further advanced training in corneal and oculo-plastic surgery. Dr Delaney was also clinical tutor in Ophthalmology at the University of New South Wales.

Dr Delaney has lectured extensively on laser vision correction including presentations to the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmology. He was a Director of the Macquarie Street Excimer Laser Centre from 1998 to 2003 until it became the Perfect Vision Laser Correction Centre where he continued laser vision correction treatment. In excess of 6,000 laser vision correction procedures were performed at the Centre including over 2,000 by Dr Delaney who established the Centre’s Lasik training programme.

Dr Delaney is continuing in active clinical practice in addition to his Medico-Legal practice.