Rosanna completed a Bachelor in Orthoptics/Ophthalmic Assisting at La Trobe University in Melbourne in April 1996. She began working at the Caulfield Eye Clinic soon after she graduated that same year. She was appointed the Chief Orthoptist position in 2003 and is one of the longest serving employees at the Caulfield Eye Clinic.
Rosanna is the head of the Orthoptic Department and her main objective is to ensure that patient’s and ophthalmologists’ expectations and needs are met from the Orthoptic team, with great competency and of a high standard.
Rosanna’s major areas of expertise include:
Cataract and Refractive surgery, pre-operative and post-operative assessments
Glaucoma and Retinal assessments
Preparation and assisting in Laser Refractive Surgery and Intra-vitreal Injections for AMD
Preparing Cataract/surgical lists and overseeing its completion to the surgeon’s specifications including IOL calculations
Liaising with all in-house Ophthalmologists, other health professionals and internal personnel to assist in patient care.
Rosanna takes great pride in her work and is committed to giving exceptional patient care. Rosanna’s extensive clinical knowledge and expertise allows her to be a highly competent assistant to the doctor.
Rosanna is bi-lingual, speaking fluent in Italian.