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Associate Prof Ross Benger

Subspeciality: Oculoplastics

Associate Prof Ross Benger is an ophthalmic plastic surgeon – an ophthalmic surgeon who subsequently fellowship trained and qualified as a specialist oculo-facial plastic surgeon. He specialises in surgery of the eyelids, tear duct system, eye socket, and orbit (the cavity in which the eyeball and its attachments are located) in children as well as adults.

Associate Prof Benger is a graduate of the medical school of University of Adelaide, South Australia. He qualified in ophthalmology through the Sydney Eye Hospital training program. He subsequently qualified in his specialty, as a Fellow of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Inc, after training in Sydney, United Kingdom, France and USA.

  • Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Australian and New Zealand Society of Ophthalmic Plastic Surgeons (foundation member and former president) .
  • American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Inc
  • Asia-Pacific Society of Ophthalmic Plastic Surgeons
  • Associate Member of European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Member of American Academy of Ophthalmology; and Australian Medical Association
  • Clinical Associate Professor at Macquarie University
  • Visiting Medical Officer (VMO) at Sydney Eye Hospital – head of oculoplastic surgery 2007-2014
  • Medical Director of Drummoyne Day Surgery Centre, Drummoyne, NSW