Department of Health Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital


Tel: (08) 6457 4979 or (08) 6457 2695
Location: Ground Floor, E Block Outpatients

  • 24-hour management of acute eye emergencies
  • GP referral centre for all other ophthalmic problems
  • Ophthalmic surgery including:
    • Cataract surgery
    • Retinal surgery
    • Oculoplastic surgery
    • Other (minor surgery in clinic setting)
  • Further education of medical/paramedical personnel
  • Ophthalmology ward - G64

Contact Numbers

Appointment Enquiries
Monday - Thursday
(08) 6457 4979
(08) 6457 2695
Outpatient Referrals
Monday - Thursday
(08) 6457 4995
(08) 6457 4146
Administrative Assistant
Mrs Carolyn Arkell
(08) 6457 4718
(08) 6457 4146


All Specialists are contactable by calling the switchboard on 908) 6457 3333 or paging the Registrar.

Medical Head of Department
A/Prof G Barrett

Nursing Head of Department
CNS Leanne Simpson

Nursing Staff Development
SDN Holly Powell

Specialist Interests

A/Prof Barrett
Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Dr Gajdatsy Oculoplastics
Prof Constable Retinal Surgery

Outpatient Referrals

GP's may refer patients by mailing or faxing a letter to (08) 6457 4146.  Urgent referrals: Contact the Registrar via the switchboard (08) 6457 3333 

Clinic Sessions

A/Prof Barrett Wednesday AM Gnd Flr, E Block
Dr Gajdatsy Thursday PM Gnd Flr, E Block
Prof Constable Wednesday PM Gnd Flr, E Block
New patients/Follow-up
Dr Jitskaia
Monday - Thursday ALL DAY Gnd Flr, E Block
Dr Nosce Monday - Thursday ALL DAY Gnd Flr, E Block

Other Information

Close liaison with Lions Eye Institute.