Lee Baumwol studied optometry in Melbourne and has been practicing optometry since 1999, initially in Perth then in Hobart from 2004. More recently, Lee joined the the Total Eyecare partnership in 2014. Lee has a Postgraduate Certificate in Ocular Therapeutics which allows him to prescribe eye medications.
He is a CASA credentialed optometrist and is able to perform aviation eye exams for pilots, air crew and air traffic controllers. Lee also works part-time at the Royal Hobart Hospital Eye Clinic.
He is the state president of the Cornea and Contact Lens Society of Australia, a director of Optometry Tasmania and Lee is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, an international organisation committed to fostering excellence in eyecare and vision research. Lee is based at our Claremont practice and also visits Sandy Bay and Kingston.