Telehealth

Tele-Ophthalmology Services

Dr Kam offers access to specialist ophthalmology care from home for patients who he sees regularly and has seen before.

  • Make a telehealth appointment with us by calling 03 8586 1288
  • Dr Kam will then call you at the time of your appointment via telephone, Facetime or Whatsapp Video.

Conditions we can treat via Telehealth.

  • Blepharitis
  • Chalazion
  • Mild/moderate dry eye
  • Watery eye
  • Cataract review/discussion of surgical options
  • Pterygium
  • Chronic glaucoma (co-managed with an optometrist)
  • Non‐neovascular (dry) AMD (co-managed with an optometrist)
  • Low‐risk diabetic retinopathy screening (co-managed with an optometrist)
  • Mild recurrent anterior uveitis (co-managed with an optometrist)

We are following the  Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists guidelines for what is appropriate for Telehealth care. For referrers, they are available for download here: RANZCO_COVID_19_Triage_Guidelines