About Us


Michael Chu Optometrist is an independent practice that has been in operation for over 30 years.

Our independence means we are not restricted by corporate rules and commercial concerns and are free to recommend quality optical treatments and products that best suit our patients' individual needs.

We endeavour to give patients the highest standard in professional eyecare.
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Meet Our Professional Team

Michael Chu - Optometrist Cairns

Michael Chu


- Optometrist

Michael Chu has practiced Optometry in the Cairns area since 1980. Michael studied Optometry at the Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane and has developed considerable experience in the Optometric field, a ... Read more
Leanne — practice manager



- Practice Manager

Leanne has many years experience in the optical industry, beginning her career in 1995. Primarily now she is behind the scenes with business administration, however she can always be seen as the friendly and familiar ... Read more
Karen — optometric assistant



- Optometric Assistant

Karen's first interest in eyewear began when she managed a retail sunglass store for 6 years. She then moved into the area of optical where she worked as a travelling optical rep covering North and Central QLD, before ... Read more
Melissa — Optical dispenser



- Optical Dispenser

Melissa began her career in in optics in 1995. In this time she has successfully completed her Optical Dispensing course and has worked as a qualified Optical Dispenser since 2010. Having always worked for independent ... Read more