MB, BS,DO (Syd), FRANZCO, FRCOphth, FAMA
Michael is the immediate past President of ASO.
He has more than 35 years experience in eye surgery with a particular interest in Cataract, Glaucoma and laser refractive surgery.
After graduating in Medicine from Sydney University in 1970, Michael was admitted as a Fellow of the College in 1974. Two years later he was appointed to the position of Honorary Secretary of the College.
Michael is a Foundation Member of the Australasian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
He was a RANZCO Councillor for many years and served as President of the College in 1999-2000.
Michael has also served as President of AMA NSW (2010-2012) and was a Councillor of the Federal AMA (2004-2012).
In 2003 he was awarded the Australian Centenary Medal and he became a Fellow of the AMA in 2006.
Michael’s service to the field of ophthalmology has been well documented and in 2014 he was awarded RANZCO's College Medal for eminent service by a Fellow.
He is one of the founding members of the Australian Society of Ophthalmologists and was President from 2014-2017.