Affordable Cataract Surgery - Subspecialist Glaucoma Management - Macular Treatment - Eyelid Surgery - Corneal & Refractive LASIK

We are a specialist eye clinic of exceptional quality, servicing metropolitan Melbourne and greater Victoria.  We are only a short 10 minutes tram ride from Flinder street station, conveniently located near the world-famous Albert Park and Botanical Gardens.  Our purpose-built clinic is equipped with the latest diagnostic and treatment equipment to provide you with the best care possible for your eyes. 


Our doctors are Fellows of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (FRANZCO) and have received general ophthalmology and subspecialty fellowship training.  Our team is dedicated to working with our referring optometrist and GP colleagues to provide patients with comprehensive eye care that improves their overall health and well-being.  We perform high-quality cataract surgery and provide treatment for all eye conditions including glaucoma, macular degeneration, eyelid conditions and laser corrective eye surgery (LASIK).  We provide high quality laser corrective surgery (LASIK) for your eyes by Corneal Specialist Dr Joanne Goh who specialises in LASIK Surgery.

Our doctors are exceptional clinicians, teachers, and researchers and have public positions in major health networks in Melbourne, including the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Monash Health, Eastern Health (Box Hill/Lillydale) and Austin Hospital.  Therefore we can provide our community with high quality and affordable eye surgery.  We also perform operations at The Avenue Hospital, Waverley Private Hospital and Manningham Day Surgery Centre.

Our sister clinic Mt Waverley Eye Clinic services Eastern and South Eastern parts of greater Melbourne.

Our staff is able to communicate with patients in English and other languages, including Mandarin, Cantonese, Hokkien.

****Important Notice regarding COVID-19****

  It is important to follow the government's guidelines and measures on social distancing rules to combat the spread of COVID-19.   Our clinic is taking strict measures to ensure the safety of our patients.  This include hand sanitising on entry of the premises, masks on all staff and regular disinfections of surfaces.  We ask that if you are ill or has been in contact with someone who is ill, or had return from overseas within 14 days to please call our clinic to reschedule your appointment.  It is possible for our doctors to provide over the phone consultation.  We also ask that if you are attending a consultation please only bring a maximum of one carer and we would ask that your carer, if possible, to wait in the your vehicle until the conclusion of the consultation.  

Following DHHS Guidelines, elective surgery at City Eye Surgeons has resumed.  We therefore welcome referral for all ophthalmic treatments including cataract surgery and LASIK.


The Eye Care You Deserve

At City Eye Surgeons, our mission is simple - to help you enjoy life with the best vision possible. 

We look after all ophthalmic conditions including cataracts, glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetic eye disease, retinal tears, eyelid surgery, tear duct conditions, pterygium, children myopia control, paediatric eye disease, corneal diseases, neuro-ophthalmology, eye trauma and eye emergencies, ocular inflammatory conditions (uveitis).

Our clinic is equipped with the latest and best diagnostic ophthalmic equipment for all aspects of eye care, including latest visual field test machine, Zeiss corneal/A-scan biometer (for cataract surgery) and latest Pentacam topography scan (for LASIK).  We have in clinic YAG/SLT laser.  We we are also able to perform minor procedures such as chalazions and have access to treatment room of our sister clinic in Mount Waverley.

We are dedicated to providing the best evidence-based treatment to your eyes.  Take a look at our list of peer-reviewed scientific journal articles!

Our doctors are educators who are dedicated to promoting awareness of eye health.  


We are open Saturdays and have extended opening hours on Tuesdays. 

Referrals by phone, online, email, fax or Oculo.

Schedule a consultation to see how we can help.




Our surgeons operate at several conveniently located private and public day surgery facilities around Melbourne including The Avenue Hospital.
Our surgeons are exceptional surgeons in routine as well as complex cataract cases, including patients with a background of glaucoma or diabetes.


Our clinic provides high-quality laser refractive correction surgery (LASIK/PRK) by Corneal Specialist Dr Joanne Goh.


We provide comprehensive diagnostic and treatment care for glaucoma, using the world's best diagnostic equipment to inform our decision making.  


We are specialists in the full spectrum of glaucoma treatment, from medication, SLT laser to complex procedures such as Trabeculectomy, trabeculectomy revision, Tube shunt operations, Minimally invasive glaucoma surgeries and cyclodiode laser.

Dr George Kong is an expert in complex glaucoma operations as well as new minimally invasive glaucoma surgeries (MIGS). 


We provide comprehensive care of all conditions affecting the macula and retina.  These include treatments for age-related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetic eye disease and retinal vein occlusions.

Dr Mei Tan is an expert in medical and surgical retina management


We are able to perform eyelid procedures for correction of entropion, ectropion and ptosis.


Our ophthalmologists are able to manage all urgent general ophthalmic presentations including red eye, floaters and photopsia, painless reduction in vision, trauma, uveitis etc.


Our specialists have special training the management of general paediatric eye conditions including treatment of amblyopia, paediatric glaucoma and prevention of childhood myopia.

Our specialists are able to manage all aspects of general ophthalmology conditions including dry eye conditions, cornea conditions, eye infections, eyelid lesions, neurological conditions.




Mon - Fri: 9am - 5pm
Saturday and Sun: Closed


Exceptional Clinicians - Leaders - Educators


Dr George Kong


Glaucoma Specialist, Cataract, Dry Eyes, Children's Eye Conditions and General Eye Surgeon



Dr Joanne Goh


Cataract surgery  

Laser Eye Surgery (LASIK/PRK)

Clear lens exchange

Implantable collamer lens (ICL)


Corneal cross-linking

Pterygium surgery 

Corneal transplantation

Dr Mei Tan


Cataract surgery

Medical Retinal Treatment

Macular Degeneration

Diabetic Eye Disease

Epiretinal membrane surgery

Vitreoretinal surgery


Ground floor G11 / 566 St Kilda Road

Melbourne VIC 3004

CALL (03) 8080 1082

English / Mandarin / Cantonese   英语-中文     

Fax: (03) 9978 9426

Our sister clinic

Mount Waverley Eye Surgeons

80 Stephensons Road

Mount Waverley VIC 3149

Tel: (03) 8080 1082  Fax: (03) 8888 9924


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Ground floor Suite G11 566 St Kilda Road, Melbourne VIC 3004

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