Dr Jan Coetzee

Doctor of Optometry (Boston USA) Dip Optom FOA (SA) CertOcTher (ACO)

Dr Jan Coetzee has 30 years’ experience in the optometry field both in Australia and abroad. Jan first qualified in South Africa. He worked in private practice for seven years before qualifying for his MBCO (Member of the British College of Optometrists) from the University of Manchester. Jan then moved to the US to study full-time, achieving his Doctor of Optometry from the New England College of Optometry in Boston. Jan, his wife and two daughters moved to Brisbane 25 years ago where he established Insight Optometrists.  Jan is therapeutically qualified and endorsed to prescribe medicine to treat a range of eye infections and conditions.  Jan is passionate about personal service, and sees comprehensive eye care as an important part of achieving overall good health. Jan has a special interest in binocular vision, early diagnosis, prevention and treatment of eye diseases such as glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. The practice also specialises in child vision, general family eye care, binocular vision, rigid contact lenses, and soft and multifocal contact lenses.