Professor Gerard Sutton and team win The Big Idea 2017 with their corneal BioPen

Corneal BioPen wins The Big idea 2017

Corneal BioPen wins The Big idea 2017   A BioPen that uses special ink to virtually ‘colour in’ and correct an eye injury is one step closer to becoming reality, after the team developing the device – led by Professor Gerard Sutton – won $44,125 in the inaugural ‘The Big Idea’ research funding challenge. Watch […]

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The (r)evolution of ophthalmology

The (r)evolution of ophthalmology  This month, Vision Eye Institute’s Chatswood practice turned 20! Its founding partners Dr Chris Rogers (now retired), Clin A/Prof Michael Lawless and Prof Gerard Sutton feature in this mivision article, discussing the biggest changes in ophthalmology over the last 20 years and where the field is headed next.   ‘The big […]

mivision article featuring Drs Gerard Sutton and Michael Lawless

A SMILE on Your Dial

A SMILE on Your Dial Drs Gerard Sutton and Michael Lawless weigh in on the debate over the newer laser refractive technologies, including SMILE, in this mivision article.                          

Refractive Surgery 360º Meeting

Refractive Surgery 360º Meeting In August 2016, Professor Gerard Sutton was invited to speak at the Refractive Surgery 360º meeting in Hyderabad, India. This meeting provides a platform for practicing and budding ophthalmologists in India to interact, and share and enhance their knowledge of refractive surgery.  Professor Sutton was one of six international guest speakers presenting to more […]

Lions Club International magazine

Professor Sutton features in the Lions Club International magazine Click the image to view the full article

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SMILE LASER EYE SURGERY: One year on

By Professor Gerard Sutton In late 2014 we introduced the newest form of laser vision correction, SMILE, to our practice as an additional refractive treatment option for our patients. One year on, we now have a better perspective of outcomes and the true potential of the SMILE surgical vision correction procedure. Why we introduced SMILE […]

Protecting your eyes from the sun

Protecting your eyes from the sun Dr Gerard Sutton talks about the importance of buying the correct sunglasses to protect your eyes from the harmful UV light admitted by the sun. 

NBN News report on SMILE Laser Eye Surgery

NBN News report on SMILE Laser Eye Surgery The latest laser vision correction technology was recently featured on NBN News. The report detailed a local Central Coast man who has undergone SMILE. He travelled to Vision Eye Institute Chatswood, where his surgeon Dr Gerard Sutton performed the form of keyhole surgery. In the report Dr Sutton also […]

Laser eye surgery procedures including SMILE

Laser eye surgery procedures including SMILE Dr Gerard Sutton on laser eye surgery procedures Dr Gerard Sutton talks about the different laser eye surgery procedures available including SMILE laser eye surgery.

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Keeping at the forefront of technology, Vision Eye Institute Chatswood will soon be receiving a new laser.

Keeping at the forefront of technology, Vision Eye Institute Chatswood will soon be receiving a new laser. This highly anticipated new technology will be used by the VEI refractive surgeons across NSW to perform SMILE (small incision lenticule extraction) as well as traditional LASIK refractive surgery. In preparation for the arrival and to further understand […]