Our Doctors

Dr Pamela Weir

MBBS (Hons), BSc (Hons), MRCS, FRANZCO

  • Cataract surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • General ophthalmology
  • Second opinion on complex cases

Dr Pamela Weir is a comprehensive ophthalmologist who provides a wide range of services across all subspecialties including cataract surgery, eyelid surgery including tumour removal and droopy eyelid problems, retinal problems including macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, neuro-ophthalmology and paediatric screening.

Dr Weir is the founder of Myeyespecialist at Ballina and Robina. She obtained her medical degree in 1987 and went on to specialise in Ophthalmology, obtaining her Membership of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in the UK. She then trained at Sydney Eye Hospital and became a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists in 1996.

 Dr Weir is the author of the “The Little Red Eye Book” and has been involved in teaching surgery to Ophthalmology Registrars. She has given many lectures to Registrars, Optometrists, Medical Students and Ancillary staff.

Dr Andrea Zarkovic

BHB, MBChB, PGDipOphthBS, FRANZCO

  • Cataract surgery
  • Macular Degeneration and other retinal disorders
  • Oculoplastic (eyelid) surgery
  • General Ophthalmology including glaucoma

Dr Andrea Zarkovic is an experienced cataract and oculoplastic surgeon.  Dr Zarkovic subspecialised both in treatment of age-related macular degeneration and other retinal conditions as well as surgical and medical treatments of eyelid disorders. Dr Zarkovic also has over 15 years of experience in general ophthalmology and emergency eye medicine.

 After completing her medical and ophthalmology training in New Zealand and becoming a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists, Dr Zarkovic completed medical retinal fellowship in the United Kingdom, with particular emphasis on treatment of wet macular degeneration, vein occlusions and diabetic retinopathy. Having also worked as part of the medical retina team in New Zealand’s largest ophthalmology department, Dr Zarkovic has a unique perspective on the latests trends in available treatments both in Australia and internationally.

 Dr Zarkovic has dual subspecialty training with a further UK fellowship in eyelid and lacrimal surgery. Her area of expertise is the treatment of watery eyes, lax or droopy eyelids and diagnosis and treatment of lid lesions including surgical reconstruction.

 Dr Zarkovic is known for her approachable and caring manner, perfectionist approach to cosmetic lid surgery and attentiveness to patient’s individual needs. Andrea’s aim is that her patients are delighted with the care they receive and she achieves this by providing knowledgeable, clear explanations and answering all patient questions directly and honestly.