Our Vision

At the Queensland Eye Institute, everything we do is inspired by our mission, values, and vision.

Our purpose:

to make significant scientific, educational and clinical contributions to eye health, especially in Australia and its near neighbours.

Our vision is:

to be internationally recognised for our efforts in research, education and clinical care to reduce eye disease and promote eye health in the community.

Our mission is:

To provide excellence in research, education and clinical care to reduce eye diseaseimprove eye health and ultimately eliminate preventable blindness in the community. 

Our values

Our values serve as a compass for our actions and describe how we behave in the world.

We provide the mentorship, training and tools necessary for our students and researchers to make a difference. We develop education programmes that allow our staff, students, registrars, fellows, eye care workers to reach their full potential. 

We aim to create a working environment in which trustintegritycollaboration, cooperation and personal initiative and responsibility thrive.   

We learn by experience

We lead by example


Here at QEI & SBDH, the health and safety of our patients and staff is of the highest priority. That's why we are taking measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus).

We kindly ask all patients and visitors of the clinic to not enter the building if they are feeling unwell (fever, cough, sore throat or flu symptoms), have been overseas in the last two weeks or have been in contact with a known case of COVID-19.

Please contact us on 07 3239 5000 to reschedule your appointment if this applies to you. Our clinic staff are taking extra precautions through the use of face masks and extra santising measures. We would like to thank all patients and visitors for their cooperation and understanding at this time.