Mei Ou

Mei arrived in Australia to study optometry after completing an Honours Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Toronto. Mei studied her Doctor of Optometry degree at the University of Melbourne finishing in 2021. She started working in a private practice in regional Victoria before moving down to Hobart and joining the Total Eyecare […]

Nancy Chang

Introducing Nancy Chang, who has recently joined our optometry team at Howrah! Nancy studied optometry at the University of Auckland, graduating in 2009. She has since worked and/or volunteered in Launceston, Darwin, remote Aboriginal communities, Fiji and Vanuatu. And now lucky for us, she has landed in Hobart! Nancy enjoys all aspects of optometry, but […]

Georgia McGregor

Introducing Georgia McGregor, who has recently joined our optometry teams at Claremont and Howrah! A Hobart local, Georgia decided to leave the Apple Isle to purse her career in Optometry, graduating from Deakin University in 2018. But lucky for us, she’s come back to Tasmania and after 5 years working locally, has joined the Total […]

Jordan Che

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Kelsey Weir

Kelsey completed her Optometry degree in 2019 at Deakin University. Kelsey enjoys all aspects of Optometry, she has a particular interest in glaucoma as well as treating red and dry eyes. She prides herself on providing extensive eye health checks and finding the best visual solution for her patients. Kelsey was born and raised in […]

Rebecca Youd

Rebecca grew up in Devonport before studying Optometry in Brisbane. She then returned to Tasmania, working across the greater Hobart region.   Rebecca enjoys building relationships with our patients, providing them with personalised vision solutions and keeping their eyes healthy. The is all possible at Total Eyecare with access to advanced eye testing equipment and the […]

Information regarding the New Town and Claremont merger

For over 70 years, we have been honoured to serve the eyecare needs of the local community across southern Tasmania as your 100% wholly Tasmanian independent optometry team. Whilst we’re sad to leave New Town Plaza, we’re confident that you will receive an enhanced experience as there will be more appointments available with optometrists Bev […]

Is your child school-ready?

Did you know that vision is responsible for 80% of all learning in a child’s first twelve years?^ Poor vision can interfere with your child’s learning and social development, yet 1 in 5 children suffers from an undetected vision problem. A child’s eyes are central to their school life. Whether they are playing sport, reading, writing […]

Healthy food choices for your eyes

Healthy eating is fundamental to good health. Avoiding highly processed foods that are high in fat and sugar and enjoying a diet that includes plenty of fresh fruit and vegetables will benefit not only the health of your eyes but your overall well-being. How does diet impact the health of your eyes? Everyday living exposes us to free radicals that can cause […]

Wesley Robertson

Wesley Robertson gained his optometric qualifications in Queensland at QUT in 1995. He practiced in rural Queensland for 2 years co-managing with General Practice Medicine before venturing south to Tasmania. He was recently elevated to Senior Clinical Optometrist within the Total Eyecare group. Wesley has developed a keen awareness of the rapidly expanding field of […]