Dr Andrew Traill is a retinal specialist with expertise in vitreoretinal surgery and macular disease.
Dr Andrew Traill graduated with honours in 2001 from the University of Tasmania with a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery and a Bachelor of Medical Science and was awarded the undergraduate prize in Ophthalmology. He completed his Ophthalmology training at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital and was awarded the James McBride White Medal for retinal research presented at the 15th Melbourne Ophthalmic Alumni Scientific Meeting. He went on to complete a surgical and medical retinal fellowship at the Cheltenham Hospital, UK, and a second vitreoretinal fellowship at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, UK.
He has published in peer reviewed international journals including the British Journal of Ophthalmology, Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, Archives of Ophthalmology and Ocular immunology and inflammation. He has presented at numerous international scientific meetings.
After a period as a UK NHS consultant Dr Andrew Traill has returned to practice as a vitreoretinal specialist at Hobart Eye Surgeons. He has an appointment as a VMO at the Royal Hobart Hospital and is a final year clinical lecturer for the University of Tasmania.
His clinical interest is in medical and surgical diseases of the retina, macula and vitreous and in small incision vitrectomy surgery.