Dr Stewart Lake



Specialist fields and passions

A passionate specialist in the fields of Medical & Surgical Retina, including vitreo-retinal surgery, diabetes, macular degeneration, cataract, and OCT angiography.


Stewart trained in ophthalmology and vitreo-retinal surgery at the Oxford Eye Hospital, Oxford; Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham; and the Sydney Eye Hospital.

Helping those in need

Stewart is a Senior Lecturer at Flinders University. He is the senior retinal specialist at Flinders Medical Centre, responsible for teaching and training Australian and international medical graduates. He is a visiting retinal specialist to Alice Springs Hospital and Royal Darwin Hospital. He provides ophthalmic care to the indigenous communities of the Kakarrara Wilurarra Health Alliance at Yalata, Oak Valley, and Tjuntjuntjara in South and Western Australia. He is part of ongoing collaborative research at Flinders University to improve the care of diabetic indigenous Australians.

The other side to Stewart

Stewart is married with one child and enjoys triathlons.

Memberships and fellowships

Stewart is a member of:

  • Australian and New Zealand Society of Retinal Specialists
  • American Society of Retinal Specialists
  • ANZSRS retinal registry steering committee - to support and maintain high standards in vitreo-retinal care in Australia
  • Medical Devices Research Institute, Flinders University
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • Asia-Pacific Ocular Imaging Society
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
He is a fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London, and the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists

Contact Dr Stewart Lake

If you are an optometrist, general practitioner or other medical practitioner and you would like Dr Stewart Lake to visit you, to discuss how he and Eyemedics can help, please complete the form below to request an appointment.

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Consulting Locations

Flinders Medical Centre

Eyemedics Wayville

Eyemedics Morphett Vale