About Elsie Chan
Elsie is a graduate of the Melbourne training program in Ophthalmology. She attained her medical degree in Sydney. Elsie has had subspecialty training in Cornea and external disease and is expert in new corneal surgical techniques such as crosslinking, endothelial grafting and corneal transplants. She completed a Masters of Public Health at the University of New South Wales before completing her ophthalmology training at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital. She has undertaken further fellowship training in the United Kingdom, including an anterior segment fellowship at St Thomas’ Hospital, London and then a cornea fellowship at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital.
She is active in Ophthalmology teaching and was awarded the Aubrey Bowen medal for teaching at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital in 2016. In addition she has an Honorary Research Fellow at CERA and a consultant ophthalmologist at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital.
She has been active in overseas missions and worked and operated in Ethiopia. She remains very active at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital in teaching, research and managing patients.
Dr Chan has produced several recent journal articles and a research grant. Click here to read more.
Royal Victorian Eye and
Ear Hospital (RVEEH)
Fellow Royal Australian
& New Zealand – College of Ophthalmologists