Jason graduated from Queensland University of Technology’s School of Optometry in 1994 with honours and is therapeutically qualified. He spent the first 6 years of his career as a locum optometrist for the Optical Superstore in practices throughout Australia. In 2000, he began part-time work with Dr Andrew Apel and Jason now plays an integral role in the patient’s pre- and post- operative management. He also operates a clinic specialising in Dry Eye treatment and Glaucoma co-management.
Jason serves on the Optometry Board of Australia’s Queensland and Northern Territory Division as both a Director and Treasurer. In 2002, Jason’s role at The Optical Superstore advanced to the point where he now manages the optometrists for the Optical Superstore nationally.
Jason is an active member of the Cornea and Contact Lens Society of Australia and a Credentialed Optometrist for the Civil Aviation Safety Authority of Australia. In 2011, Jason was invited to be on Deakin University’s Advisory Board when they were developing the optometry program and he frequently lectures around the world.