Knowledge of the embryological development of the eye is fundamental in the understanding of congenital malformations of the eye. This lecture covers keys steps in the development of the eye with specific reference to the cornea, lens, vitreous and retina.
Embryology of the Eye
Dr Tom Moloney is a Brisbane Retina Surgeon specialising in retinal, macular diseases and vitreoretinal surgery.
Dr Moloney studied Medicine at the University of Queensland then completed specialist ophthalmology training in Queensland. He then undertook the Medical Retina and Uveitis Fellowship at the prestigious Moorfields Eye Hospital in London and subsequently returned to Brisbane to complete the Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellowship at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital. He was awarded the RANZCO Topham Scholarship to support his fellowship training in the United Kingdom.