DR. JOHN MALES

Principal Surgeon, Corneal, Cataract & Refractive Surgeon

M.B B. Sc. (Med)(Hons) MMed (Clin Epi) F.R.A.N.Z.CO

Languages Spoken: English, Croatian

Dr John Males is the Principal surgeon at Envision Eye Centre and is a leader in laser vision correction, cataract and corneal surgery. He has 15 years experience in laser vision correction and has pioneered the latest procedure known as SMILE® in Australia.

He also performs the latest micro-incision laser-assisted cataract surgery, partial or full corneal transplants (DSAK, DSAEK, DALK), keratoconus treatments including collagen cross linking, corneal rings, phakic intraocular lenses, and anterior segment reconstruction among other surgeries.

Clinical Positions

Training

Dr Males underwent his medical training at the University of Sydney and his Ophthalmic training in both Sydney Eye Hospital and Bristol Eye Hospital in the United Kingdom.

Achievements

Dr Males has been at the forefront of ophthalmology and has introduced numerous surgical techniques in Australia. His achievements include:

Academic & Research

Affilliations

Recent articles

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How do I know if I have glaucoma?

Glaucoma is the silent sight stealer as it progresses slowly with no symptoms. Learn how you can detect glaucoma earlier to protect your vision.

Keratoconus

Managing Keratoconus & Thinning Corneas

Keratoconus is a progressive eye disease that can severely affect vision. Find out all about Keratoconus and the latest treatment collagen cross-linking.

Refractive Errors

Top 5 Benefits of PRK Laser Eye Surgery

PhotoRefractive Keratectomy (PRK) is the original form of laser eye surgery. PRK is versatile, safe and cost-effective treatment.

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Top 5 Tips for Cataract Surgery Recovery

A big contributor to cataract surgery recovery can come from how you care for your eyes after surgery. Follow these tips so your recovery goes smoothly.

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Your Premium Intraocular Lens Options in Cataract Surgery

When facing Cataract Surgery your choice of Intraocular Lens (IOL) could make a big difference in your vision outcomes. Learn more about your options here.

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Can Cataracts Make a Comeback?

Secondary cataracts, while different to regular cataracts have similar symptoms and can occur within a year or two of your cataract surgery.