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Dr. Yves Kerdraon

Dr Yves Kerdraon is a Sydney-based Ophthalmologist who has a particular interest and sub specialty training in diseases of the cornea and regularly performs corneal transplants, other corneal surgery and complex reconstructions of the eye. Dr Kerdraon also treats patients with eye problems of a more general nature and performs cataract surgery.

Originally from France, Dr Kerdraon completed his schooling in Australia, and his medical degree at the University of Sydney in 1997. He became a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Ophthalmologists in 2006. He has also worked as an ophthalmologist in the United Kingdom, Italy, Ecuador, Fiji and Burma.

Dr Kerdraon is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Sydney and currently maintains a significant role in the education of ophthalmology trainees, junior doctors, medical students and nurses. In addition to his private practice, he has appointments at two public teaching hospitals. He is involved in multiple research projects, including in Fuchs' dystrophy of the cornea and keratoconus. In his spare time, Dr Kerdraon enjoys cycling, music and travel. He is fluent in English, French and Spanish.