Dr Phillipa Sharwood - Westside Private Hospital

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Dr Phillipa Sharwood

Dr Phillipa Sharwood

A general adult and subspecialist paediatric ophthalmologist who provides caring comprehensive eye care for the whole family. She enjoys treating a wide range of general ophthalmic conditions in patients from birth to over 90 years old

Special Interests :

  • Cataract
  • Strabismus (turned eye)
  • Children’s visual development and refractive error
  • Inherited Eye Disease
  • Retinal Disease
  • Red or inflamed eyes
  • Glaucoma
  • Optic nerve and visual pathway abnormalities

Dr Sharwood undertook her general ophthalmology training at Sydney Eye Hospital before completing additional subspecialty fellowships in paediatric ophthalmology and strabismus at the Cambridge University Hospitals and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children in London.

In addition to consulting and operating at Westside Private Hospital she is a visiting medical officer at the Queensland Childrens Hospital, an examiner in Ophthalmic Sciences for the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists and a Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland.

For appointments please refer to contact details below.

Westside Private Hospital
32 Morrow Street
Taringa QLD 4068

Phone: (07) 3062 2380
Fax: (07) 3112 5078