Dr. Augustino Clark
Dr Clark is a Northern Rivers based ophthalmologist. Originally from Tasmania, he has lived in Lennox Head since 2011. He completed his undergraduate medical degree with honours at The University of Tasmania in 1999. His resident medical years were spent in Far North Queensland and Sydney.
Dr Clark commenced his ophthalmology registrar training in 2005 in New Zealand at the Dunedin and Christchurch Hospitals and finished in 2008. He also completed a Masters of Ophthalmology, awarded with distinction, during his fellowship years.
He subsequently undertook 2 years of sub-specialty fellowship training in medical and surgical retina at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane and the Ospedale Malpighi in Bologna, Italy.
As a consultant ophthalmologist, Dr Clark has a public hospital appointment at the Lismore Base Hospital. This involves providing public health care and he is actively involved in the training of future colleagues. In addition, he holds an appointment at St Vincent’s Hospital in Lismore. In 2016 he formed MBL Eye Surgeons with Dr van Eijden, and has rooms in Lismore, Ballina and Maclean.
Dr Clark undertakes both public and private inpatient (No-Gap) surgery.
When not working in ophthalmology, he is a keen surfer and enjoys travelling with his family.