Optometrists

Lisa

Lisa graduated from QUT in 1989 and has worked at various places until she opened her own practice in Narangba in 2003. Since then she has completed the  behavioural optometry post graduate course through UNSW, graduated from AICD and completed her graduate diploma of ocular therapeutics.

She is a member of ACBO, CCLSA and ProVision, becoming Qld Director with ProVision 2007. She has been to Timor in 2010, 2014 and Vanuatu in 2013 and has been a part of the National Committee of OGS since 2011.

Lisa continues to study and train to expand her areas of expertise:

  • Children’s Vision also known as Behavioural Optometry
  • Therapeutics – removing foreign bodies and treating eye infections
  • CASA Certified – Trained in the special needs of Pilots vision
  • Brain injury and vision training
  • Coloured lenses to assist in some learning difficulties

Joanna

Joanna graduated from the QUT School of Optometry in 2009 with First Class Honours. She completed her Graduate Certificate in Ocular Therapeutics in 2013 to become endorsed to prescribe topical medications.

She has worked in several regional Queensland locations, allowing her to experience in a broad scope of clinical practice, especially in the areas of diagnostic imaging, eye disease and ocular emergencies. In 2014 and 2018 she coordinated a vision clinic to provide spectacles to children in a remote area of Borneo.

As part of the Eyes at Narangba team, Joanna is interested in expanding her knowledge of kids vision, contact lenses and myopia control.