A/Prof Michael A. Coote


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  • Ophthalmology

Areas of Interest

  • Complex glaucoma surgery Minimally-invasive surgery Anterior segment repair Complex cataract surgery

St Vincent’s Private Hospital Fitzroy, VIC

Melbourne Eye Specialists
2nd Floor
77 Victoria Parade
Fitzroy VIC 3065

T: (03) 9417 1055

F: (03) 9417 5952

E: reception@melbeye.com.au


A/Prof Michael Coote is a Melbourne-based ophthalmologist who uses cutting edge technology and techniques to treat people with serious eye diseases, such as glaucoma and cataracts and trauma-related injuries.

A/Prof Coote is eminently experienced and qualified in the treatment and management of all eye conditions, while having a special interest in glaucoma and cataracts.

Michael is the managing partner of Melbourne Eye Specialists — specialising in glaucoma management. He is also a Board Director of St Vincent's Health, Australia. He chairs the board sub-committee in research and education and is a member of the board quality committee. Michael was previously the Clinical Director of Ophthalmology at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Melbourne.

He is an active glaucoma surgery researcher and has developed a model of bleb porosity testing and has published 50 peer-reviewed manuscripts, authored 8 book chapters and has given over 50 international lectures.