Dr Richard Parker
Clinical Associate Lecturer, University of Sydney
BMBS, MMed (OphthSc), BEHons/BCom, FRANZCO
Clinics: Canberra, Castle Hill, Dubbo, Parramatta
Dr Richard Parker is an ophthalmic and oculoplastic surgeon.
Dr Parker completed his undergratuate studies in Sydney, followed by medical training at Flinders University, SA. He completed his general medical training at Liverpool Hospital, NSW. He completed ophthalmology training at Sydney Eye Hospital and then further training at Royal North Shore Hospital and Westmead Hospital. He completed his fellowship in oculoplastic surgery at the world-renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, UK.
He holds a Masters of Medicine (Ophthalmic Science) from the University of Sydney and now is a clinical lecturer in this program. He is active in clinical research and has published in peer-reviewed journals. He has been actively involved in the training of upcoming surgeons in Australia and the UK.
Eyelid surgery - eyelid malposition, ptosis, periocular skin cancer management, facial nerve palsy, blepharospasm and facial spasms
Lacrimal surgery - DCR surgery (external and endonasal) and related problems
Orbital surgery - thyroid eye disease, orbital inflammation, orbital lesions and surgery
Cataract surgery - routine and complex
General ophthalmic problems
Memberships / Associations
Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists