Dr Alex Hamilton

Dr Alex Hamilton


Alex Hamilton is a cataract, refractive and corneal surgeon and medical retina specialist.

Dr Hamilton performs premium cataract surgery and laser eye surgery including LASIK. He manages all types of corneal diseases including Keratoconus and Fuchs’ Endothelial Dystrophy and performs corneal transplantation. He also specialises in retinal conditions such as macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease and retinal vein occlusions. 

Dr Hamilton completed his ophthalmology training in Sydney. He then undertook two years of extra subspecialty training in the United Kingdom. At Manchester Royal Eye Hospital he completed a Corneal and Refractive Surgery Fellowship. He then completed a Medical Retina Fellowship at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London.

As a specialist corneal surgeon at Sydney Eye Hospital, Dr Hamilton trains Australian and international eye surgeons. Dr Hamilton is a clinical lecturer at The University of Sydney.

Alex is committed to improving the quality of eye health in Australia and internationally. He holds a Master of Public Health and worked internationally at the World Health Organisation in Geneva. Alex was previously a management consultant with the Boston Consulting Group in London.

Alex speaks French and Spanish fluently.