Gavin is an Optometrist with extensive experience in complex cornea & contact lens prescribing.

He holds a Master’s degree and is therapeutically endorsed, is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and the Cornea & Contact Lens Society of Australia.

He is a partner in a private practice in Norwood, and also runs the contact lens clinic in Ophthalmology Outpatients at the Royal Adelaide Hospital.

He is a Clinical Senior Lecturer in Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences at the University of Adelaide.

He is a Director of the SA based charity Sight For All, and has established & taught in programs of specialty contact lens teaching in Hanoi, Vietnam and Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

He is also a Director on the National Board of Optometry Australia, and is on the examination committee for OCANZ which assesses overseas trained Optometrists’ competencies, and sits on the advisory committee for the University of Melbourne post-graduate Optometry degree.