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Adelaide Ophthalmologist Dr Graham Fraenkel

Adelaide Ophthalmologist Dr Graham Fraenkel

Dr Graham Fraenkel


  • Medical Director of Laser Vision SA for over 10 years
  • Specializing in laser cataract and laser refractive surgery
  • Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists and the Royal Australasian college of Surgeons since 1998.



Achievements & Memberships

Has completed two Fellowships in Corneal, Cataract and Refractive Surgery – one at the Vision Institute in Chatswood NSW and the other at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London.

Holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Medicine (Refractive Surgery) at the University of Sydney – which is one of only two such academic courses in the world.

Is a member of the Australian, American and the European Societies of Cataract and Refractive Surgery as well as the American Academy of Ophthalmology

Has trained in LensAR laser cataract surgery at the Assil Eye Institute, Beverly Hills, California, and Lensar Headquarters, Orlando, Florida to become a Certified Applications Trainer.

Is the first Australian to achieve this status which will allow him to train other Australian and overseas ophthalmologists in laser assisted cataract surgery with LensAR.

Has also been formerly accredited in the use of the Carl Zeiss Visumax femtosecond and Mel-90 excimer lasers by Carl Zeiss.

Regularly ventures overseas to find the latest technologies and techniques for our patients.

Has prepared and published research in the areas of refractive and cataract surgery, and has presented scientific papers at international meetings.