After 7 years at the University of Queensland, Dr. McLintock graduated as a Doctor in 2006. He then worked as a Doctor in several Queensland hospitals for the next 5 years, mainly in Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine. During this period, he completed a Masters of Medicine in Ophthalmic Science through the University of Sydney.
Subsequently, he commenced 6 years of specialist training in Ophthalmology. In 2017, he was awarded the Topham Scholarship and travelled to England to undertake 18 months of sub-specialist training in corneal and refractive surgery at the Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead – an institution with an international reputation for excellence and innovation. Here he refined his skills in cataract surgery, corneal surgery (including all types of corneal transplants), and refractive surgery.
As well as working at the Westside Private Hospital, Dr. McLintock also works as a corneal surgeon at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, looking after patients with very complex eye diseases. Dr. McLintock is passionate about teaching medical students and junior doctors. He is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland and is heavily involved with training Queensland’s future eye surgeons through his work at the Princess Alexandra Hospital.
Dr. McLintock has authored numerous peer reviewed journal articles in international ophthalmology journals on many topics including cataract surgery, keratoconus and other corneal disease and limbal stem cell transplantation, He regularly presents at Australian and International Ophthalmology conferences, including the annual meetings of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS) and the Australia Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (AUSCRS).
Dr. McLintock is committed to patient-focused care and providing his patients with international standard, leading-edge treatments available for their eye health.
Westside Private Hospital
32 Morrow Street
Taringa QLD 4068
Phone: (07) 33849 1511
Fax: (07) 3189 2533