Dr Abi Tenen specialises in refractive and cataract surgery. She is expert in laser eye surgery and was the first Australian female surgeon to qualify in the use of Intralase femtosecond laser technology. Her areas of specialty are LASIK, ASLA, implantable contact lens surgery, refractive lens exchange, keratoconus, collagen cross-linking, intracorneal rings (Keraring), pterygium surgery with conjunctival autografting and cataract surgery with premium intraocular lens implants.
Dr Tenen has been involved in research exploring new models of intra-ocular lenses and her work has been presented at conferences both in Australia and internationally. She has written for medical journals and has lectured widely to registrars, medical students, optometrists, general practitioners and emergency medicine physicians with frequent invitations as a keynote speaker.
Dr Tenen has volunteered in areas of need, performing cataract surgery and offering general ophthalmic services in developing nations with the US-based organisation SEE International.
Dr Tenen is married with two daughters. She has a passion for adventurous travel with her family and also loves art, design, music and yoga. She has been involved with various charitable organisations supporting education and self-sufficiency.