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Cameron Whittaker


Cameron graduated from Sydney University in 1989. After some time in mixed animal practice he completed an internship at Sydney University in 1992 and the following year commenced a residency in Veterinary Ophthalmology at the University of Florida, being granted Diplomate status of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists in 1996. He then worked at the Ohio State University as a visiting Assistant Professor before returning to Australia in 1997 to join Eye Clinic for Animals, providing specialist ophthalmology services for both small and large animals in Sydney and regional areas of NSW. Cameron has served on the NSW Division of the AVA and currently provides medicine and surgery lectures and practical sessions to University of Sydney students. He voluntarily provides services to wildlife at both Sydney and Western Plains Zoos. Cameron has special interests in cataract surgery, glaucoma, corneal medicine and surgery, retinal surgery and exotic animal ophthalmology. He has been on the Editorial Board for Veterinary Ophthalmology for many years, has been a contributing author in 3 text books and has over a dozen papers in internationally refereed journals.