Get to know Dr Eve Hsing

Dr Eve Hsing is a comprehensive Ophthalmologist specialising in medical retinal conditions including macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease and vascular occlusion, as well as general eye conditions such as cataracts and pterygium surgery.

About Dr Eve Hsing

Her expertise and experience as an eye specialist
Dr Eve Hsing

Dr Eve Hsing

Specialist ophthalmic surgeon, MBBS, FRANZCO

Dr Eve Hsing is a comprehensive Ophthalmologist specialising in medical retinal conditions including macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease and vascular occlusion, as well as general eye conditions such as cataracts and pterygium surgery.

Dr Hsing takes pride in taking the time to ensure her patients fully understand their eye condition and treatment options. In her spare time, she enjoys playing music and has been a member of the Queensland Medical Orchestra throughout her medical training.

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Dr Hsing graduated from the QUT Optometry program with Honours before completing her medical degree in her home state of Queensland.  Prior to commencing formal Ophthalmology training in 2018, Dr Hsing completed Masters of Medicine in Ophthalmic Science through the University of Sydney.

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Optom), Queensland University of Technology, Australia, 2004
  • Bachelor of Medicine / Bachelor of Surgery, Queensland, Australia, 2008
  • Masters of Medicine in Ophthalmic Science, University of Sydney, 2018
  • Fellowship at the Mater Hospital in South Brisbane
  • Recipient of the Topham Scholarship, overseas Medical Retina Fellowship at the Bristol Eye Hospital, UK
  • Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists, 2023

Dr Hsing worked in various metropolitan, regional and rural centres within general medical, ophthalmic and optometric settings before completing 5 years of accredited Ophthalmology training across major tertiary adults’ and children’s hospitals in Queensland, including a 12-month Fellowship at the Mater Hospital in South Brisbane.  She was also the Queensland Final Year trainee representative of the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists Trainee Representative Group.  

Dr Hsing was subsequently awarded the Topham Scholarship to support subspecialty training abroad in the medical management of retinal diseases at the Bristol Eye Hospital, United Kingdom.

She has been involved in multiple clinical trials and regular departmental teaching sessions, through which extensive knowledge was gained in the latest treatments available for common retinal conditions such as macular degeneration and diabetic eye disease.

Conditions treated

Medical retina

Dr Hsing’s subspecialty training focused on conditions of the medical retina

  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Retinal tear
  • PVD and floaters
  • CSCR (central serous chorioretinopathy)
  • Macular degeneration
  • Anti-VEGF treatment for Neovascular macular degeneration, diabetic macular oedema & retinal vein occlusion

General eye conditions

Dr Hsing’s dual training as an optometrist and ophthalmologist gives her a well-rounded understanding of numerous conditions affecting the eye.

  • Cataracts
  • Glaucoma
  • Pterygium
  • Corneal infections/keratitis
  • Minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS)
  • Fellow of the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (FRANZCO)
  • Member of the Australia Society of Ophthalmologists

In addition to presenting at local, national and international scientific meetings, Dr Hsing has published in both Optometry and Ophthalmology journals.  She is a peer reviewer for Clinical & Experimental Optometry, the official journal of Optometry associations in Australia, New Zealand and Hong Kong, and has taught Residents and Medical & Optometry students in both Australia and the UK.  Dr Hsing has contributed as a member of the Optometrists Australia Diabetes Clinical Guidelines Working Group.

Publications in Scientific Journals

  1. Hsing YE, Walker J. Bilateral interstitial keratitis with anterior stromal infiltrates associated with reactive arthritis. BMJ Case Reports. 6 July 2017.
  2. Hsing YE, Sharma A. The wandering IOL: An unusual suspect. Clin Exp Optom. 2017; 101: 601- 2.
  3. Hsing YE, Park J. Haemorrhagic occlusive retinal vasculitis associated with intracameral vancomycin during cataract surgery. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2016; 44: 635-7.
  4. Hanna S, The Optometry Australia Diabetes Guidelines Working Group*. Optometry Australia – Guidelines on the examination and management of patients with diabetes. Clin Exp Optom. 2016; 99: 120–126
    *Giuliana Baggoley (ACT) (Convener till December 2013), Graham Fist (WA), Simon Hanna (Vic) (Convener from February 2014), Eve Hsing (Qld), Paula Katalinic (NSW), Josephine Li (Vic), Lisa Penrose (Qld) and Roman Serebrianik (Vic).
  5. Hsing YE, Foster A. Pre-retinal and posterior vitreous deposits in Gaucher’s Disease. JAMA Ophthalmolology. 2014; 132:992.
  6. Hsing YE, Park J. Occlusive retinal vasculitis following routine cataract surgery. Clin Exp Optom. 2014; 97:568-9.
  7. Hsing YE, Lee GA. Retropupillary iris claw intraocular lens for aphakia. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2012; 40: 849-54.
  8. Hsing YE, Lee LR. Anti-VEGF treatment for subfoveal idiopathic (Type II) choroidal neovascular membranes. Clin Exp Optom 2012; 95: 544-7.
  9. Pane A, Hsing YE. Amaurosis fugax: a warning symptom not to miss. Medicine Today 2011; 12(3): 80-3.
  10.  Wood J, Chaparro A, Anstey K, Hsing YE, Johnsson A, Morse A, Wainwright S. Impact of simulated visual impairment on the cognitive test performance of young adults. Br J of Psych 2009; 100: 593-602.

Speaking Engagements

  1. Bristol Eye Hospital, UK Teaching Presentation – Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy, 26 July 2023.
  2. RANZCO Queensland Alumni Education Day “Risk of disease transmission in corneal grafts” Presentation, PA Hospital, 4 Dec 2021.
  3. RANZCO Queensland Alumni Education Day “Changes in driving-related visual function and processing in older drivers following first or second eye cataract surgery” Presentation, PA Hospital, 17 Nov 2019.
  4. North Queensland Vision “Grand Rounds” Presentation, Townsville 2019, 10-11 August.
  5. ARVOAsia, Brisbane 2017, 5-8 Feb
    • Paper Presentation “Changes in driving-related visual function and processing in older drivers following first or second eye cataract surgery” by Hsing YE, Wood JM, Black A, de Wet M.
  6. Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons 29th Annual Meeting, Bali 2016, 27–30 Jul
    • Free Paper Presentation “Haemorrhagic occlusive retinal vasculitis associated with intracameral vancomycin during cataract surgery” by Hsing YE, Park J.
  7. RANZCO 47th Annual Scientific Congress, Wellington 2015, Oct 31 – 4 Nov
    1. Rapid Fire Presentation “Changes in driving performance-related visual function and visual processing in older drivers following first or second eye cataract surgery” by Hsing YE, Wood JM, Black A, de Wet M.
  8. APGC-International Symposium of Ophthalmology, Hong Kong, 26 -28 Sep 2014.
    •  Presentation “Delayed-onset Abiotrophia defective endophthalmitis following secondary intraocular lens implant” by Hsing YE, Donaldson M, Foster A.
  9. Community Health Awareness 90-minute weekend/evening seminars at various Sunshine Coast City Council libraries (2014; 2016)“Save Your Sight: Keep an Eye On Your Eye”.
  • Embarking on overseas Fellowship learning from esteemed mentors in the area of Medical Retina and Uveitis at the prestigious Bristol Eye Hospital, UK
  • Having the privilege to share knowledge and experiences with Medical colleagues, Nurses, Optometrists, Medical students and Optometry students in both Australia and the United Kingdom

Appointments with Dr Hsing at The OKKO Specialist Eye Centre

Dr Hsing consults from OKKO’s rooms in Auchenflower and Mt Gravatt. Please book an appointment today.

Auchenflower
Level 1, 401 Milton Road
Auchenflower QLD 4066
T 07 3725 0222

Auchenflower

Mt Gravatt
2072 Logan Road,
Upper Mt Gravatt QLD 4122
T 07 3725 0333

Mt Gravatt

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