In conjunction with Essendon Eye Clinic we have started a new specialized retinal service called Essendon Retina. This service provides a unique mix of diagnosis and treatment technologies for North West Melbourne. Our main goal at Essendon Retina is the preservation and improvement of our patients vision. We are committed to providing the finest possible retinal care on a compassionate basis using state of the art technology. Fluorescein angiography – can be done on this site.
Essendon Retina has the most modern technology available on site including:
NEW – Vitreolysis – non-invasive procedure using laser to help eliminate visual disturbance caused by floaters.
NEW- Eyecubed B SCAN
Ultra Wide Field Photography
Optical Coherence Topography
Optos Ultra Wide Field Fluorescein Angiography
Corneal Topography and Pachymetry
Anterior, Posterior and Indirect segment lasers Electroretinography and Visual Function Testing
The clinic has a dedicated on-site minor theatre with an operating microscope for minor operations and intravitreal injections.
Electrophysiology tests- useful for the detection of plaquenil toxicity, retinitis pigmentosa and other conditions are also done here. A comprehensive range of visual function tests including contrast sensitivity colour vision testing and dark adaptometry- all useful for visual function reports.
MONDAY – FRIDAY 8.30AM – 5.00PM
CLOSED WEEKENDS AND PUBLIC HOLIDAYS
Phone: (03) 8370 6236
Fax: (03) 9331 3755