ABOUT CATARACT SURGERY at KindSIGHT | BRISBANE
At KindSIGHT, we live by a philosophy that caring for you goes beyond just treating eyes. It’s our mission to allay your concerns and provide a first class experience through genuine care, communication and connection.
The comprehensive consultation and pre-operative assessment starts ideally with a detailed historical eye health report from your optometrist. This, in conjunction with the Lifestyle & SPEED (dry eye) questionnaire, creates a platform of information the KindSIGHT team will build on.
It is important that you have time to consider your options and are in a position to make an informed decision about your surgery. Therefore, two separate appointments are scheduled for you prior to surgery in order to facilitate this.
THINKING ABOUT CATARACT SURGERY?
If you find the prospect of cataract surgery daunting, watch our short introduction from Dr Smallcombe on what to expect at your cataract assessment.
The video covers our approach to your care, what will happen on the day, the information we need, the technology we use and the outcomes.
DR. KATHERINE SMALLCOMBE
Dr Katherine Smallcombe is a Queensland trained Ophthalmologist, dedicated to putting the ‘care’ back into eyecare. She specialises in advanced micro Cataract, and the superior P.E.R.F.E.C.T. Pterygium surgery techniques.
Driven by a passion for communication and excellence in patient care, Dr Smallcombe has made it her mission to deliver a superior ophthalmic service. This is achieved by offering personalised education and support combined with practices equipped with state-of-the-art technology, giving patients a seamless and compassionate treatment experience.
We currently perform surgery at the following hospitals:
Westside Private Hospital
32 Morrow Street, Taringa QLD 4068
Peninsula Private Hospital
Cnr George & Florence Streets, Kippa-Ring QLD 4021
How to get to Peninsula Private Hospital in Kippa-Ring by Bus or Train?
RiverCity Private Hospital
401 Milton Road, Auchenflower QLD 4066