How long have you been doing what you do, and what experience do you have?
Dr. David IM Robinson is the principal Lasik/Laser eye surgeon at Sydney Laser & Vision Centre, and has been practicing laser eye surgery for the past 20 years. He has personally performed over 8,000 Laser eye surgeries.
Dr. Robinson is an experienced Corneal eye surgeon who has an extensive educational and training background. He is a graduate of the University of Sydney, and he underwent an advanced corneal fellowship year at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital in Melbourne, Australia. Dr. Robinson also received an additional, international fellowship training at Hadassah Hospital located in Jerusalem, Israel. He is a doctor who has specialised in eye surgery for 4 years, then further sub-specialised again in cornea and laser refractive surgery over 2 years. He has been involved in laser refractive surgery since LASIK was introduced to Australia in 1996.
What are your qualifications?
Dr David Robinson’s qualifications are Fellowships with the Royal Australian College of Surgeons (FRACS) and Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (FRANZCO). He is a member of the Australian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (AUSCRS), the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ASCRS) and the International Society of Refractive Surgery (ISRS).
How are you different from other laser eye surgeons in Sydney?
Our principal surgeon, Dr David Robinson is a trained, qualified and experienced corneal and laser refractive surgeon; not just a standard eye surgeon doing LASIK. Ultimately, it is the skill and experience of the surgeon, more than the laser, that gets you the best results. You are guaranteed that Dr David Robinson will personally perform your LASIK procedure.
Sydney Laser and Vision Centre is a boutique laser Centre that is not a franchise. While using the latest technology , our overheads are significantly lower than other Centres as we do not advertise in the print, radio or TV media unlike most other Centres. Consequently we are able to pass on these significant savings to our patients.
Sydney Laser & Vision Centre uses the superior high-technology VISX Star S4™ Excimer Laser. This is only brand of laser in the industry that tracks your eye movement in three dimensions. The VISX laser has been used on over three million procedures. In addition, the VISX Star S4™ Excimer Laser has been FDA-approved (US Food and Drug Administration) approved on May 23, 2003.
Our principal surgeon, Dr David Robinson, has performed more than 8000 LASIK and LASER Vision Correction procedures.
Our 2 hour free initial consultation is very comprehensive. It includes multiple measurements of your eyes utilising instruments such as the Pentacam and Orbscan II. This consultation allows us to determine which laser procedure is most appropriate for you as well as an opportunity to answer all your questions.
We are a boutique clinic, based in Sydney, providing you with personal, individualised care from the initial consultation to all of the after care visits.