A/Prof Michael A. Coote

COOTE, Michael




Melbourne Eye Specialists
2nd Floor 77 Victoria Parade


03 9417 1055


03 9417 5952




Associate Professor Michael Coote is a senior glaucoma consultant at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital Melbourne and was the previous Clinical Director of Ophthalmology. Michael is the managing partner of Melbourne Eye Specialists, an academic private practice in Melbourne specialising in Glaucoma management. He is also a Board Director of St Vincent’s Health Australia and chairs the Board Sub-Committee in research and education and is a member of the Board Quality Committee.

Michael is an active glaucoma surgery researcher and has developed the CERA model of bleb porosity testing and has published 50 peer reviewed manuscripts, authored 8 book chapters and has given over 50 international lectures. He is currently on the Executive team of the International Society for Glaucoma Surgery and was the program chair for the September 2018 International Congress in Glaucoma Surgery in Montreal.

Subspecialty interests include:
Glaucoma Management & Glaucoma Surgery
Complex and Failed Glaucoma Surgery
Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery
Anterior Segment Repair
Cataract and Complex Cataract Surgery

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