Armadale Doctors Eye Specialist


Armadale Doctors Eye Specialist


Welcome to Eye Laser Specialists, your experienced and caring eye specialist in Armadale, VIC. If you are tired of misplacing or breaking your glasses, if your eyes are intolerant to contact lenses, or if the use of these optical aids just doesn’t suit your busy, active lifestyle, our Armadale doctors may have the solution for you.

The Team

Our team is comprised of dedicated and highly trained members whose focus is to achieve outstanding results for your vision, and to allow you to become spectacle and contact lens free. All our team members are well experienced in their roles and work closely together to ensure the best outcome for you as our valued patient. From the receptionist to our clinical orthoptist and optometrist to our skilled eye surgeon, we’ve made Armadale our home with a promise to provide the best quality refractive surgery to its residents.

Dr Anton van Heerden has been practising as an ophthalmologist for over a decade and has operated as an eye surgeon in the Armadale area since 2013. His training includes further specialised study in the area of cataract and refractive surgery. Eye Laser Specialists in Armadale an eye clinic that is perfectly equipped with not only the skills and expertise to be able to achieve you an excellent visual outcome but also the insight to understand what you want from your vision.

The Clinic

Our many medical centres, our eye clinic in Armadale is equipped with a full refractive suite and the latest laser technology out of Germany, meaning that you can expect the utmost precision and care when it comes to treating your eyes.

Our equipment includes the MEL90 excimer laser and VisuMax femtosecond laser by Zeiss, both top of the range tools when it comes to delivering excellence in refractive surgery with high precision and safety profiles.

We are conveniently located on High St, Armadale, with our eye clinic easily accessible from the CBD by car or public transport. Street parking is available along High St.

Our Services

With a fully equipped surgical suite, we are able to offer a suitable treatment solution for almost all eyes and visual requirements. Our refractive surgery services include:


A popular treatment with reduced recovery time and excellent visual results.


Though an older generation technique, not all patients are suitable for LASIK, making PRK a useful option for many people.


The latest in keyhole refractive surgery, SMILE offers minimal recovery time and reduced risk of complications.


Intraocular contact lenses are suitable for patients with very high prescriptions who may fall outside the range of other refractive procedures.

Cataract surgery

Cataracts are an inevitable part of ageing but our experienced eye surgeon in Armadale is able to turn back the clock on your vision to the level of your younger years.


Refractive lens exchange is a great option for patients over 50 who are not suitable for corneal refractive procedures such as LASIK or PRK.

In addition to vision correction by refractive surgery, our eye clinic in Armadale is also capable of offering ultraviolet corneal cross-linking treatment for keratoconus as well as a specialised dry eye treatment clinic, known as the EyeSpa.

We offer a free initial consultation with the team led by Dr van Heerden, our experienced eye specialist. Armadale is easily accessible with close proximity to the city and an appointment with us can conveniently be scheduled into your active day.

Call us now on 03 8372 0187.

About Eye Laser Specialists

Our experts bring a combined 40 years of eye surgery experience to Melbourne

Dr Anton van Heerden, MBCHB; FRANZCO
Ophthalmologist & Laser Eye Surgeon

Based in Melbourne, but with a reputation that transcends borders, Dr Van Heerden sets the highest bar for laser vision correction surgery in Australia. While his skills and experience are second to none, it is his fun, caring and down to earth nature that truly set’s him apart from the rest. You can sit back and enjoy the journey knowing every detail has been carefully considered.


Dr Edward Roufail, PHD, FRANZCO
Ophthalmologist & Laser Eye Surgeon

As an experienced eye surgeon, Dr Edward Roufail has expertise in performing corneal refractive procedures, including SMILE, LASIK, PRK and Presbyond. He’s passionate about improving his patients’ eyesight through laser vision correction. Edward has performed thousands of cataract, retinal and macular surgeries and routinely, performs over 500 intraocular surgeries a year, including MFIOL and ICL. He is passionate about using the latest technology to deliver the best outcomes for patients.