Dr. Noor Ali
Cataract & Glaucoma Surgeon, Uveitis & Medical retina Specialist, General Ophthalmologist
Dr Noor Ali has newly moved to Canberra and joined Blink Eye Clinic.
Dr Ali is a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists. She graduated with her medical degree from the University of Auckland, New Zealand in 2010. She completed her Ophthalmology training in New Zealand, then undertook subspecialty training in Medical Retina and Uveitis at the prestigious Sydney Eye Hospital, and in Glaucoma at the world-renowned Oxford Eye Hospital. She is a member of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Retinal Specialists, the Australian and New Zealand Glaucoma Society, as well as the Uveitis Special Interest Group.
Dr Ali is an experienced and precise cataract surgeon with the ultimate goal of clear crisp vision. She is highly skilled in managing complex cataracts with co-existing glaucoma or ocular inflammation. In addition to mastering the gold standard glaucoma surgeries such as trabeculectomy and tube implants during her time in the UK, she also worked at Imperial College Western Eye Hospital in London and learned the latest techniques in minimally invasive glaucoma surgery that can be combined with routine cataract surgery to provide her patients with an opportunity to receive the latest in technological advancements right here in Canberra.
Dr Noor Ali actively participates in research and has published a number of peer-reviewed articles in international journals, and won several research prizes. She is a research affiliate of the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Sydney, NSW. She has been a surgical tutor at the cataract simulation course for ophthalmologists in training and has taught medical students, nurses, optometrists, orthoptists as part of her commitment to the continued education of the eye services workforce.
In her spare time, Dr Ali enjoys trail running and fusion cuisine. Her principles of practice are an open and collaborative style of communication, focusing on how any eye condition or treatment affects each patient as a whole.