Andrew Watkins

B. Optom, Grad. Cert. Ocular Therapeutics Member of Optometrist Association Australia

Biography

Andrew graduated from Uni of NSW in 1985. He later qualified in Ocular Therapeutics in 2008, enabling him to prescribe medication for some eye diseases. He has a special interest in fitting rigid contact lenses for more challenging eye conditions with distorted corneas, particularly keratoconus and corneal grafts. Andrew also qualified to work in Great Britain and worked there for 3 years. He has done two international eyecare trips and numerous trips to the Northern Territory with the Brien Holden Vision Institute. Andrew is a member of Optometry Australia, the Cornea and Contact Lens Society of Australia and the Orthokeratology Society of Oceania. Outside of optometry, Andrew enjoys time with his family and the never ending challenge of golf