About Us

Enjoy better vision.

The Eye Health Centre provides exceptional care for your eyes and vision. We offer comprehensive eye services, ranging from eye testing and diagnostics, to advanced surgical procedures.

We understand eyes and the impact your vision has on your life, overall health and lifestyle. That’s why we use the latest methods to understand your condition and improve your vision. Our team of highly qualified and experienced practitioners includes internationally-recognised specialists in eye disease and treatments. We are a collaborative care clinic. That means we offer eye health support from ophthalmologists and clinical optometrists, so you get the most appropriate care when you need it.

All of our optometrists are highly trained in clinical assessment and management in accordance with The Eye Health Centre’s methods and protocols.

Visit one of our convenient locations in Brisbane City, Aspley, Wynnum and Booval.

Meet the team

Dr Andrew Apel

MB BS (QLD) FRANZCO. Corneal Surgery & External Eye Disease
Dr Andrew Apel is the founding owner of The Eye Health Centre Brisbane with practices in Brisbane City, Aspley, Wynnum and Booval.

As a patient seeking treatment for a vision or ocular health problem, you deserve to feel valued and important. No one will take your care as seriously as Brisbane ophthalmologist and laser eye surgeon Dr Andrew Apel. A leader in the field of ophthalmology with over 25 years of experience providing medical and surgical solutions, Dr Apel is highly sought-after and greatly respected by patients and peers.

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Dr John Hogden

MB BS (UNSW) BMedSc FRANZCO. Cornea, Anterior Segment and Refractive Surgeon
Dr John Hogden is an Ophthalmologist with sub-specialty training in corneal, external eye disease, cataract, anterior segment, and

refractive surgery. Few things are as precious as your vision. If a refractive error, cataracts, corneal disease or another eye problem compromises your ocular health or your ability to see clearly, you deserve the finest medical or surgical care available. Individuals in Brisbane, Wynnum, Aspley and the surrounding Queensland areas place their trust in Dr John Hogden of The Eye Health Centre. The fellowship-trained ophthalmologist will dedicate himself to helping you achieve exceptional vision and ocular health through personalised, attentive care.

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Dr Michael Hogden

BSc MBBS (Hons) FRANZCO DAO Retinal Specialist
Michael Hogden is a retinal specialist with subspecialty training in the medical and surgical management of disorders of the vitreous,

retina and macula. He completed specialist ophthalmic surgical training in Queensland, including a year as senior registrar at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, before undertaking further subspecialty Fellowship training in medical retina and vitreoretinal surgery at the Oxford Eye Hospital and Bristol Eye Hospital, respectively. Michael has also pursued additional international retinal training at Vitreous Retina Macula Consultants of New York, and the Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute at Columbia University in New York. He was awarded a RANZCO Overseas Scholarship to support his subspecialty Fellowship training in the United Kingdom and North America.

Dr Hogden holds a public appointment as a Consultant Vitreoretinal Surgeon at the Princess Alexandra Hospital and is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland. In these academic posts he is involved in training Ophthalmology registrars and medical students and is involved in clinical research.

Dr Hogden consults at our Wynnum clinic.

Dr. Tom Moloney

BSc MBBS (Hons) FRANZCO Vitreoretinal Surgeon and Macular Disease Specialist
Dr Tom Moloney is a Brisbane Retina Surgeon specialising in retinal, macular diseases and vitreoretinal surgery. Dr Moloney consults at our Brisbane City, Aspley and Booval clinics.

Dr Moloney studied Medicine at the University of Queensland then completed specialist ophthalmology training in Queensland. He then undertook the Medical Retina and Uveitis Fellowship at the prestigious Moorfields Eye Hospital in London and subsequently returned to Brisbane to complete the Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellowship at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital. He was awarded the RANZCO Topham Scholarship to support his fellowship training in the United Kingdom. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists, a member of both the American Society of Retinal Specialists and the Australian and New Zealand Society of Retinal Specialists and a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Dr Moloney holds a public appointment as a Consultant Vitreoretinal Surgeon at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital. He also holds academic appointments at the University of Queensland and is involved with the teaching and training of medical students, optometrists and ophthalmology registrars.

Elevating Patient Outcomes:

Our ophthalmologists thrive within a collaborative and premium care environment, bolstered by the expertise of specialized clinical optometrists. This powerful partnership merges advanced medical insight with precision clinical support, ensuring comprehensive and personalized eye care. With our ophthalmology team, you're not only accessing leading specialists but also experiencing a commitment to your overall eye health and the utmost quality of care.