Michael Giblin

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Dr Michael Giblin specialises in Ocular Oncology

After graduating in medicine, with Honours, from Sydney University, Dr Giblin underwent general ophthalmology training at Sydney Eye Hospital. He subsequently spent two years working as an ophthalmic surgeon in Hamburg and Cambridge. A third year was spent in Philadelphia undertaking fellowship studies in Ocular Oncology, such that, upon return to Australia in late 1987, he was the first ophthalmologist in Australia to have undergone formal fellowship training in eye cancer, with a subspecialty of eye melanomas remaining his focus of interest.

Dr Giblin is a key member of Chatswood Eye Specialists . He is chairman of the Medical Advisory Committee of Chatswood Private Hospital which is situated immediately below the Chatswood Eye Specialists new rooms in Albert Avenue in Chatswood. He is an Honorary Medical Officer at Sydney Eye Hospital and the immediate past chairman of the Sydney Eye Hospital Medical Staff Council. He is a Senior Lecturer in medicine at Sydney University.

He is a past secretary of the International Society of Ocular Oncology, a post which he held from the inception of the Society in 2001, until 2007. From 2008 until 2015 he served as chairman of the Membership Committee of that society. He was the convenor of the 18th biennial conference of the International Society of Ocular Oncology held in Sydney in March, 2017.

Dr Giblin is the inaugural president of the Asia Pacific Society of Ocular Oncology and Pathology.

To make an appointment with Dr Giblin, call 9411 5000.