Dr Jason Cheng


Ophthalmic Surgeon | Glaucoma & Cataract

Dr Jason Cheng is a Sydney based ophthalmologist with extensive surgical and laser experience. He has a special interest in the management of glaucoma (including trabeculectomy, tube implant, angle surgery and minimally invasive glaucoma surgery or MIGS) and is also a highly experienced cataract surgeon. He consults privately at various locations in Sydney and is a visiting medical officer at Liverpool Hospital.

He speaks fluent Cantonese and basic Mandarin.
Dr Jason Cheng


Dr Cheng received his Bachelor of Science in Clinical Sciences from Imperial College London in 2002, followed by his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery in 2003. He then held several positions across Australia and the UK, before undertaking his specialist ophthalmology training at Western Eye Hospital, Moorfields Eye Hospital and Hillingdon Hospital in the UK. He completed his sub-specialty training through a fellowship in glaucoma at the Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital and Kings College Hospital in the UK and Toronto Western Hospital in Canada, where he was involved in the glaucoma teaching program for residents.

Prior to moving to Australia, Dr Cheng was a clinical lecturer at the National University of Singapore and a consultant ophthalmologist at a public hospital for 3 years. He was also a tutor and examiner in the glaucoma course for optometrists at City University in London, as well as a tutor in the ophthalmology section of the Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians Practical Assessment of Clinical Examination (MRCP PACES) course.

Dr Cheng has strong research interests – he has been awarded over $100,000 in research grants since 2012 – and is currently involved in research projects to improve quality of treatment for glaucoma patients through medication, laser and surgery. He has also been part of several commercial and multicentre trials as principal and co-investigator and has multiple first-author publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as co-authoring 4 book chapters and a book on glaucoma.

Dr Cheng has been invited to speak at several national and international conferences. Additionally, he has given numerous poster and oral presentations at conferences since 2003.


Professional Credentials


Metwest Eye Centre
17 Hereward Highway, Blacktown NSW 2148
+61 2 9622 7667

Northern Beaches Cataract, Retina, Glaucoma
1/694-696 Pittwater Rd, Brookvale NSW 2100
+61 2 9981 2033

South West Vision Institute
2/5-7 Secant St, Liverpool NSW 2170
+61 2 9821 2993

Vision Eye Institute – Bondi
2/59-75 Grafton St, Bondi Junction NSW 2022
+61 2 9386 3666

Vision Eye Institute – Hurstville
99a Forest Rd, Hurstville NSW 2220
+61 2 8355 0135


'Vision Australia Radio' Feature -
Dr Jason Cheng talking Glaucoma - 29/03/2018
Vision Australia Radio

'Talking Lifestyle' Radio Interview with Ed Phillips
Dr Jason Cheng promoting World Glaucoma Week 2018 - 13/03/2018
Talking Lifestyle

London 'Evening Standard' Feature -
London medics save sight of 200 in Ghana - 06/11/2009
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Evening Standard


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