Specialist fields and passions:
Katie’s specialist fields lie in Adult and Paediatric Ophthalmology, Cataract and Macular Degeneration. As a staff specialist ophthalmologist at the Repatriation General Hospital as well as at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital, she’s passionate about providing quality, caring, evidence-based ophthalmic care to her patients. Katie also loves being involved in lecturing and training as well as examining ophthalmology registrars and medical students in South Australia's teaching hospitals.
Katie completed her training in Adelaide, working at Flinders Medical Centre, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Repatriation General Hospital, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital and the Women’s and Children’s Hospital. She has also worked in Alice Springs.
Helping those in need:
Katie helps increase community awareness and knowledge of eye health by involving herself in education sessions.
The other side to Katie:
With her career, two small children, her husband Sam and an old cattle dog called Max, Katie’s kept pretty busy, but on her time off she loves cooking and enjoying wine with friends, gardening, watching the footy as a staunch Crows supporter, art, fashion, design and travel.
Memberships and fellowships:
Flinders Medical Centre
Women's and Children's Hospital
Clare Medical Centre