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Professor I-Van Ho

Head of Ophthalmic Surgery 
Subspeciality:  Vitreoretinal and Macular Surgery

Professor I-Van Ho is a vitreoretinal surgeon and a macular disease specialist. A graduate of Sydney University Medical School, he completed his ophthalmology training at the Sydney Eye Hospital and subsequently undertook two vitreo-retinal surgery and medical retina fellowships at Sydney Eye Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. In 2006, he completed a macular disease and medical retinal fellowship at the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital and Vitreous Retina Macular Consultants of New York. Professor Ho is currently a Professor of ophthalmology and Head of Ophthalmic Surgery at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Macquarie University, and a clinical senior lecturer at the University of Sydney/Save Sight Institute Department of Ophthalmology. He is a member of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Retinal Specialists, Oceania Retina Association, American Academy of Ophthalmology – and the American Society of Retina Specialists. His clinical interest is in medical and surgical diseases of the macular, retina and vitreous; retinal imaging techniques; and small incision vitrectomy surgery. Languages other than English spoken by Professor Ho are Mandarin and Cantonese.