Jess received her Bachelor of Applied Science (Optometry) with honours in 2007 from Queensland University of Technology. While working in retail optometry she continued study and completed her Graduate Certificate in Ocular Therapeutics in 2010. With her board certification in ocular pharmaceutical agents and minor procedures for the optometrist, Jess’ training and experience allow her to diagnose, treat and co-manage all anterior eye conditions with Dr Apel. She works closely with other medical disciplines to help her patients get the care they need. She also operates a clinic specialising in monitoring and management of Keratoconus at both the Brisbane and Booval practice.