Dr Jacqueline Beltz

Dr Jacqueline Beltz (BMedSci, MBBS(Hons), FRANZCO) is an associate at Eye Surgery Associates.  Dr Beltz provides a corneal, refractive and cataract service, with particular emphasis on corneal transplantation.  Dr Beltz graduated in Medicine from the University of Tasmania, and completed her ophthalmology specialty training at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Melbourne.

Following her specialty training, Jacqueline completed two years of advanced fellowship training in corneal transplantation, which included a year in Italy specialising in new types of corneal transplantation.  Jacqueline is the author of one book, several text book chapters and multiple scientific papers.  She particularly enjoys travelling to international conferences, where she is a frequent speaker and instructor.

Dr Beltz is also Staff Specialist at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, where she works on the Corneal Unit.  She also holds a research position at Centre for Eye Research Australia, and is Deputy Medical Director of the Lions Eye Donation Service, Melbourne.  Jacqueline also conducts regular corneal clinics in Launceston, Tasmania.