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Dr Michael Wertheim is a highly experienced Ophthalmic Surgeon who completed his specialist training in Ophthalmology in the United Kingdom with subspecialty fellowship training in Portland, Oregon in the United States and in Perth.He holds a Fellowship of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists (FRCOphth) in the United Kingdom and a Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (FRANZCO)
Dr Wertheim is a comprehensive ophthalmologist and covers all aspects of general ophthalmology. He has a special interest in Cataract Surgery, Pterygium Surgery and inflammatory diseases of the eye.
He has extensive publications in international journals and has presented his research at multiple international meetings.
Dr Wertheim is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Notre Dame and the University of New South Wales.
Dr Wertheim is an HBF preferred provider and charges No Gap for surgery on these patients. Michael is happy to see uninsured patients requiring surgery as he has access to public operating lists at Bentley and Osborne Park Hospitals. Dr Wertheim operates on his private patients at Perth Eye Hospital (formerly Eye Surgery Foundation).