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Dr Mark J. Donaldson


Retinal Surgeon

Dr Mark Donaldson graduated from the University of Queensland with First Class Honours in Medicine & Surgery in 1996. His house officer training was completed at the Princess Alexandra and Royal Brisbane Hospitals. In 2000 was awarded the Cedric Cohen medal and the John Parr Prize for the highest score in Australia and New Zealand in the Part I entrance examination for the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists. In 2002 he was accepted into the ophthalmology training program at the Royal Victorian Eye & Ear Hospital in Melbourne.

In 2005 he accepted a fellowship in Retina and Vitreous Surgery at the prestigious Mayo Clinic in the United States. Following this he moved to New York in 2006 for a fellowship in Vitreo-Retinal and Macular Surgery with Professor Stanley Chang, at the New York Presbyterian Hospital & Columbia University Medical Centre.

He returned to Australia in 2007 & commenced private practice in Retina, Vitreous and Macular Surgery at the Terrace Eye Centre and Queensland Eye Hospital. Dr Donaldson also holds a public appointment at the Princess Alexandra Hospital where he sees patients in the retina clinics and is involved in the teaching of ophthalmology registrars. He holds a Senior Lecturer position in Ophthalmology with the University of Queensland.

Dr Donaldson is a member of the following medical associations:
- American Academy of Ophthalmology
- American Society of Retina Specialists
- Australian Medical Association
- Australian & New Zealand Society of Retina Specialists
- Columbia University New York Alumni Association
- Mayo Clinic Alumni Association
- Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists

Address Level 2, 87 Wickham Tce, Terrace Eye Centre
Brisbane QLD 4000

Tel 07 3831 0101
Address 55 Little Edward St, Queensland Eye Hospital
Spring Hill QLD 4000

Tel 07 3236 9844