Rohan Hughes

BVisSc | MOptom | Ophthalmic Medicines Prescriber

Optometrist

Rohan graduated from Queensland University of Technology in 2013 with a Bachelor of Vision Science and Master of Optometry (Both with Distinction). Following graduation, Rohan practiced in Perth for three years in both corporate and independent optometry, during which he developed an interest in myopia control, contact lenses and ocular therapeutics.

Upon his return to Brisbane in 2017, Rohan commenced his PhD candidature at QUT investigating the optical properties of paediatric eyes and the relationship to myopia development during childhood. Having previously worked at Clarity during his undergraduate studies, he is thrilled to return as a casual optometrist.

Rohan Hughes

Areas of Special Interest

Myopia Control (including orthokeratology)| Paediatric Optometry | Ocular Therapeutics

Qualifications

  • Optometrist
  • Ophthalmic Medicines Prescriber

Awards

  • Optometrists Association Australia (Queensland/Northern Territory Division) Award for clinical excellence 2013
  • Johnson & Johnson Vision Care Prize for excellence in the study of contact lenses 2013

Memberships

  • Optometry Queensland/Northern Territory – Member & Board Director
  • Cornea and Contact Lens Society of Australia – Member

Publications