Dr Lingwei William Tao

Dr William Tao


Cataract Surgeon, Retinal Specialist, General Ophthalmologist

Dr Lingwei William Tao is a general ophthalmologist with subspeciality interests in both glaucoma and paediatrics.

Dr Tao has graduated from medicine at The University of Melbourne in 2012. He has completed his internship and residency at Alfred Hospital, while concurrently completing his Masters of Medicine (Ophthalmic Science) at The University of Sydney. Dr Tao has undertaken his ophthalmology training at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital and has been awarded the fellowship of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists in 2021.

Dr Tao has additional sub-speciality training in adult and paediatric glaucoma as well as general paediatric ophthalmology, completing his fellowships at The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear hospital and The Royal Children’s Hospital.

Dr Tao holds public consultant appointments at The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, The Royal Children’s Hospital and Eastern Health. He performs all private surgery for our patients at Corymbia Day Hospital in Dandenong. His surgical expertise covers complex cataract and glaucoma. He is dedicated to deliver comprehensive management to his patients and feels privileged to do so.

Dr William Tao is available for appointment at Dandenong Specialist Eye Surgeons on Friday afternoons.