Special clinics

Malaysia Artificial Eyes -Peter T Knowles Ocularist/Prosthetist

An update on our Ocular Prosthetic services in KL Malaysia. In December 2010 we completed our second year of Artificial Eye treatment for Malaysia at the Sunway Medical Centre. This Clinic is based in the Centres of Excellence at the Sunway Medical Centre. It has been providing a premium, custom Artificial Eye service now for 2…

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Profile Page Helps Introduce Local Ocularist

I’ve just had the pleasure of creating a profile page for Greg Sankey who has artificial eye clinics in Seattle and Greece. Greg is part of a three generation ocularist family. He followed his father in the business. Now his children are both in the practice as well. Greg already had a diverse internet presence that…

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Optometrists to Boost Darwin Eye Clinic

I’ve just returned from my regular artificial eye clinic in Darwin.  The rain bucketed down.  The days were steamy and slow.  Several people who had booked in for new eyes didn’t show up. I had plenty of time for playing songs on my new ukulele! I do expect that the next clinic will be incredibly busy.  I…

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East Timor Artificial Eye Clinic

This year I did my first clinic in East Timor. The logistical difficulties of setting up the clinic were immense. Although I arrived with no expectations I certainly under estimated how tough it was going to be. The communication was my biggest challenge. There are four languages spoken and english is the least common. Many…

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New Artificial Eye Clinic for Malaysia

I am excited to be part of a new artificial eye clinic that has just been established in Kuala Lumpur at Sunway Medical Centre. Sunway Medical Centre is a large private hospital in Kuala Lumpur. The Centre has recently opened their Centres of Excellence with several outpatient clinics. Included in the clinics is a large…

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Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai – Artificial Eye Clinic

Over the last year we’ve been developing a regular clinic at Moorfields Eye Hospital in Dubai. The hospital has an impressive history that goes back to its establishment in England two hundred years ago. It is the largest training hospital in the world. Moorfields has set up a branch now in Dubai. I am working…

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Artificial Eyes in Bali – John Fawcett Foundation

I just spent the last eight days in Bali where I trained two people in the techniques for making artificial eyes.  I was invited there as a guest of the John Fawcett Foundation.  John Fawcett is a West Australian who moved to Bali in 1991 and saw a need to address the preventable blindness that…

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