Dr Peter Kim
BSc(Med) MBBS(Hons) FRANZCO
Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Surgeon

Dr Peter Kim is a specialist corneal surgeon at the Sydney Eye Hospital and is actively involved in teaching registrars and fellows in the art of corneal and cataract surgery.

He has completed subspecialty training with world renowned surgeons Professor David Rootman and Professor Allan Slomovic in Toronto, Canada.

Dr Kim has published over 40 scientific articles in international medical journals, as well as two book chapters in his areas of expertise. He regularly presents at both Australian and international scientific meetings.

He is committed to providing the highest quality eye care for his patients by using the most up-to-date technologies and techniques.

Areas of Expertise

• Keratoconus (Collagen cross-linking & Kerarings/Ferrara rings/Intacs)

• Corneal transplantation (DALK, DSEK & Penetrating keratoplasty)

• Cataract surgery (Toric & Multifocal lenses)

• Pterygium surgery

• Refractive surgery (LASIK, Advanced Surface Ablation/PRK, Phakic intraocular lens & Refractive lens exchange)

• Strabismus surgery

• General Ophthalmology (Dry Eye Disease, Glaucoma, Diabetes & Macular Degeneration)

Brief CV

• Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of
Ophthalmologists (RANZCO)

• Corneal Surgeon, Sydney Eye Hospital

• Clinical Fellowship in Cataract, Cornea & Refractive Surgery, Toronto, Canada

• Clinical Fellowship in Paediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus, Vancouver, Canada

• Clinical Fellowship in Corneal & External Diseases at Sydney Eye Hospital, Sydney, Australia

• Sydney Eye Hospital Registrar Training

• RANZCO Medalist 1999

• Graduate Diploma in Clinical Epidemiology, Sydney University

• Postgraduate Diploma in Biostatistics, Macquarie University

• BSc(Med) MBBS(Hons) University of New South Wales