Ms Katherine   Wong
Research Optometrist

Ms Katherine Wong

Bachelor of Optometry (Hons) and Bachelor of Science, UNSW Sydney 2012

Master of Optometry, UNSW Sydney 2018

medicine-health
School of Optometry

Katherine Wong graduated with a Bachelor of Optometry (Hons) and Bachelor of Science degree from the University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney).  She has worked in a full scope private practice in Sydney and as a locum optometrist in rural Northern Territory before taking up the role of Resident Optometrist at the UNSW Optometry Clinic.  Katherine joined the Eye Research Group in 2015 and is currently involved in coordinating and conducting clinical trials as a Senior Research Optometrist.

She also completed a Masters of Optometry at UNSW Sydney in 2018 and has a special interest in contact lenses and the anterior eye.

Phone
+61 9385 3271

Publications

  • Journal articles | 2021
    Ms Katherine Wong
    Tan J; Siddireddy JS; Wong K; Shen Q; Vijay AK; Stapleton F, 2021, 'Factors Affecting Microbial Contamination on the Back Surface of Worn Soft Contact Lenses', Optometry and vision science : official publication of the American Academy of Optometry, vol. 98, pp. 512 - 517, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/OPX.0000000000001693
    Journal articles | 2021
    Ms Katherine Wong
    Stapleton F; Siddireddy JS; Wong K; Shen Q; Vijay AK; Tan J, 2021, 'Factors affecting microbial contamination on the back surface of worn soft contact lenses', Contact Lens and Anterior Eye, vol. 44, pp. 12 - 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clae.2020.12.040
    Journal articles | 2019
    Ms Katherine Wong
    Wong K; Flanagan J; Jalbert I; Tan J, 2019, 'The effect of Blephadex™ Eyelid Wipes on Demodex mites, ocular microbiota, bacterial lipase and comfort: a pilot study', Contact Lens and Anterior Eye, vol. 42, pp. 652 - 657, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clae.2019.06.001
    Journal articles | 2018
    Ms Katherine Wong
    Tan J; Ho L; Wong K; La A; Lee S; Park S; Tran L; Stapleton F, 2018, 'The effects of a hydrating mask compared to traditional warm compresses on tear film properties in meibomian gland dysfunction', Contact Lens & Anterior Eye, vol. 41, pp. 83 - 87, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clae.2017.09.006
    Journal articles | 2018
    Ms Katherine Wong
    Tan J; Datta A; Wong K; Willcox MDP; Vijay AK, 2018, 'Clinical outcomes and contact lens case contamination using a povidone-iodine disinfection system', Eye and Contact Lens, vol. 44, pp. S221 - S227, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ICL.0000000000000385

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