Dr. Steven Schendel completed his ophthalmology residency training in Vancouver, Canada in June of 2013.
He relocated to Sydney in late July to begin his glaucoma fellowship training. He hopes to conduct research into minimally invasive glaucoma surgery while at the Sydney Eye Hospital, and gain further experience in the management of clinical and surgical glaucoma.
He looks forward to exploring Sydney and Australia in the coming year.
Dr Abhishek Kumar joined the vitreoretinal team in July 2013.
He completed his residency in India and did 2 years vitreoretinal fellowship at Aravind Eye Hospital & PG Institute, Coimbatore.
His goal is to become a proficient vitreoretinal surgeon and he believes that Sydney Eye Hospital will provide him with excellent oppourtinities to learn the most advanced management protocols for different eye conditions.
After this fellowship he aspires to provide vitreoretinal services to the rural population of India.