Associate Professor Tony Hall (MBBS(Melb), MD(Melb), FRANZCO, FRACS) is a Principal at Eye Surgery Associates with special expertise in the management of inflammatory eye disease. This includes uveitis, ocular infections, and ophthalmic manifestations of systemic diseases. He also manages patients with general ophthalmic conditions, such as cataract and glaucoma.
A/Prof Hall is currently Director of Ophthalmology at the Alfred Hospital, where he operates and works on the general eye clinic and the diabetic eye clinic. He has also worked on aid projects in the Pacific in Kiribati, Tonga, and Vanuatu. He has undertaken research in the medical and surgical management of infectious and inflammatory eye disease. He has researched cataract and glaucoma management in patients with diabetes and uveitis. He studied medicine at Melbourne University and after working at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, he undertook his basic Ophthalmology training in Melbourne from 1987-1989. He then worked as Research Fellow in Ophthalmology at Fairfield Infectious Diseases Hospital in 1990, where he undertook special training in viral eye disease and cytomegalovirus infection of the retina.
Consultant Ophthalmologist at the Ocular Immunology Clinic at the Royal Victorian Eye Ear Hospital.
Senior Fellow in the Department of Surgery at the Royal Melbourne Hospital.
Editorial board member of Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology.
Chairman of the Qualifications and Education Committee of the Victorian Branch of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmology.
Education and Fellowships
Royal Melbourne Hospital.
Research Fellow in Ophthalmology at Fairfield Infectious Diseases Hospital.UK.
Clinical Uveitis Fellow at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London, UK.
Inflammatory diseases of the eye Fellow at Institute of Ophthalmology in London, UK.
Visiting Research Associate at the FI Proctor Foundation, UCSF Medical Centre in San Francisco, USA.
Research and Publications