Ophthalmology referrals

The Ophthalmology Service at Fremantle Hospital (FH) provides a consultation and surgical service for adult patients with most eye conditions in the South Metropolitan Health Service catchment area. Read more about this service.

Referrals from referring practitioners (including optometrists)

Please include a visual acuity and description of vision-related activity limitations in all referrals. Please note referral guidelines are currently in development.

Referrals from medical practitioners (including general practitioners and ophthalmologists) are to be directed to the Central Referral Service (external site).

Referrals from optometrists are to be faxed to Fremantle Hospital Central Receipting on 9431 2009.

Urgent clinic appointments

For urgent clinic appointments, referring health practitioners are asked to contact the ophthalmology registrar on call by phoning Fremantle Hospital switchboard on 9431 3333.

Contact us

Eye Clinic is contactable via our Switchboard on 9431 3333.


Level 6, V Block, Alma Street, Fremantle

Eye Clinic opening hours

8am – 5pm, Monday to Thursday

8am –12pm, Fridays