Dr Fred Chen


Consultant Ophthalmologist

Organisation Name Lions Eye Institute, WA
Areas of Special Interest

Inherited retinal diseases
Retinitis pigmentosa
Stargardt disease
Induced pluripotent stem cell modelling
Clinical trials, gene therapy
Retinal imaging

Research relating to areas of special interest

Research Profile

Adults or Children Adults and Children
Clinic Services Inherited retinal disease workup
Offers opportunity to participate in research programs
Clinic Contact details

Lions Eye Institute
(08) 9381 0817

Clinic days/times Monday and Wednesday
Telehealth consults Not available
Transitional Planning – Paediatric to adult services Available


Phone (08) 9381 0817

Dr Fred Chen

is prepared to be contacted by Medical Practitioners and other Health Professionals
Additional Clinical Information

Clinical Information
Inherited retinal disease
Information for Patients
Stargardt’s Disease
A day in the life with Stargardt’s Disease
Macular Degeneration
Retinitis pigmentosa

European Reference Networks (ERNs)

ERNs are networks for clinicians and researchers to share expertise, knowledge and resources, this information may be of use to Australian health professionals and researchers.

For links to online portals that provide information on rare diseases including definitions, causes, treatments, and publications for patients, families and professionals in the field. Please see our conditions page.