About Us

Toronto Eye Surgery

Our Doctors




Dr. Jerry Vongphanit
MBBS MMed (Ophthal) FRANZCO
 
Dr Jerry Vongphanit, our medical director, is an experienced ophthalmic surgeon and is a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO). He completed his medical qualifications at  Sydney University.  
 
Dr Jerry Vongphanit completed his Master of Medicine at the University of Sydney where he conducted research in diseases of the retina as part of the Blue Mountains Eye study.  The results of these studies were published in large international ophthalmic journals. Currently, he is an expert reviewer of manuscripts submitted to these journals.
 
Dr Jerry Vongphanit spent several years working in general medicine in public hospitals before embarking on his ophthalmic career.
 
He completed his ophthalmic training at Sydney Eye Hospital where he trained through the different subspecialties throughout  metropolitan Sydney and regional New South Wales.
 
He operates at Toronto Private Hospital and consults in Mona Vale and Toronto.
Dr. Hughie Tsang
MBBS (Qld) MMedStat (Newcastle) FRANZCO
 
Dr Hughie Tsang is a paediatric ophthalmic surgeon and is a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO). He completed his medical qualifications at the University of Queensland, his ophthalmic training at John Hunter Hospital and Prince of Wales Hospital and his paediatric fellowship in Vancover, Canada.  
 
He currently consults at the Sydney Children's Hospital and Toronto. He operates at Sydney Children's Hospital and Toronto Private Hospital.
Established in 1984 by Dr. Christopher J. Challinor, Toronto Eye Surgery is a comprehensive eye practice that sees patients of all ages. As the main paediatric ophthalmic practice in the Hunter region, we have patients as far as Tamworth, Coffs Harbour, Muswellbrook and the central coast.
 
We aim to provide personalised, friendly and comprehensive eye care to patients of all ages from the newborn to the elderly.
 
The practice is equiped with the latest diagnostic technologies and we have the facilities to perform oculoplastic procedures in our clinic.