Dr Justin Playfair


After graduating from Sydney University Medical School, Dr Playfair completed his residency at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. He demonstrated anatomy to medical students at Sydney University medical school for a year then trained in Ophthalmology at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital in Melbourne. He then proceeded to Addenbrook’s Hospital at Cambridge England and during the three years there he trained in vitreoretinal surgery.

He has been a visiting medical officer at the Sydney Eye Hospital since 1978. His specialty is medical and surgical retina. He holds the position of Head of Ophthalmology in the Eastern Sydney Local Health District.