Dr Tai Smith

A Brisbane Ophthalmologist specialising in Eye lid, Orbit and Lacrimal surgery.  Learn about Dr Smith’s experience, training and special interests. Learn more.

Eyelid Surgery

Blepharoplasty, Chalazion, Ptosis, Ectropion and Entropion are the most common eyelid operations performed by Dr Smith.  Learn more about eyelid surgery.

Orbit Surgery

Management of infections, masses and tumours of the eye socket and Thyroid Eye Disease (Graves disease or Graves orbitopathy). Learn more.

Lacrimal Surgery

Specialising in the assessment of watering eyes and innovative endonasal tear duct (Dacryocystorhinostomy) surgery techniques.  Learn more.

Tumour Surgery

Treatment of Benign lumps and bumps and eyelid cancers (BCC, SCC and melanoma) utilising tissue preserving, margin control techniques and reconstruction. Learn more.

Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery

Laser blepharoplasty to the upper and lower eyelids to restore a youthful appearance.  Expertise in Asian eyelid crease surgery using incisional techniques. Learn more.

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Latest Blog Posts

  • bread

    How much is a loaf of bread? And why can’t you work out eyelid surgery cost from Google.

      The most common email enquiry I receive from prospective patients is simply: How much does eyelid surgery cost? It’s actually a difficult question to...

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  • before-and-after

    Laser lower eyelid blepharoplasty: real results...

    Last week I operated on a lovely patient who was absolutely thrilled with the result of her lower eyelid blepharoplasty. Her recovery was a breeze...

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  • Dr Tai Smith - Dry Eyes

    Dry Eyes

    Dry Eyes - Intraductal Meibomian Gland Probing Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD) is one of the common underlying causes of Dry Eyes. The meibomian glands secrete the...

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  • Dr Tai Smith - Optical Illusion

    Amazing water glass trick like the human eye!!!

    If you are like me, you’ll love science experiments. Did you know your eye is a complex optical system? Light enters the eye and is refracted...

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