Alek Sims

BMedSc(VisSc) MOpt (Flin), Therapeutic Medicines Prescriber

Alek graduated from Flinders University in Adelaide, South Australia in 2017, with therapeutic qualifications. He also received the Award for Clinical Excellence in Optometry. 

He is interested in full scope optometry, particularly in areas of acute ocular disease management, contact lenses, dry eye, and chronic disease management such as Glaucoma, Macular Degeneration, and Diabetic Eye Disease. Originally from country South Australia, Alek has a passion for providing eyecare in reginal and rural areas.

During his studies, Alek spent time in various country areas around Australia, including Indigenous communities in the Northern Territory. Alek was also a volunteer on an aid trip to Nepal where he helped provide basic eyecare to disadvantaged communities.

Alek plans to expand his knowledge in all areas of optometry, particularly Specialty Contact Lenses, Dry Eye Management and Myopia Control.