Located in Portland, VIC. Formerly McMahon and Owen, Portland Eyecare is independently owned, offering professional, thorough and modern optometric services. Our qualified team of optometrists provide comprehensive consultations in various areas including glasses, contact lenses, children’s vision and other eye health conditions. Our up to date technology helps with ensuring your vision and eye health is maintained at the highest possible standard. Our front of house dispensers are experienced in providing guidance and support with frame selections and can help with advice on choosing the best lenses for you.
Matthew graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1998 with a Bachelor of Optometry and a Post Graduate Certificate in Ocular Therapeutics. Matt appreciates detail and understands that there is no ‘one size fits all’ solutions for his patients. He enjoys problem solving and analytical thinking while giving his patients the highest quality of care. In his spare time, Matt is also enjoys surfing, supporting the Geelong Football club, and being a musician. Matthew is also involved with the cricket club in his home town of Port Fairy, and volunteers with the Warrnambool Disabled Surfers.
Darren joined our team in 2019 and has a caring and fun presence in the workplace. He completed his Masters of Optometry at Deakin University and works at both of our practices. Darren is a Warrnambool local and a familiar face to many patients who visit our clinic. He likes meeting new people and helping them achieve and maintain their ocular health. When he is not at work, Darren enjoys running, passionately supporting the Collingwood Football Club and spending time with his three children.
Jayson graduated from the University of Melbourne before completing a clinical Masters at UNSW and has been a practicing Optometrist across Australia and the world for over 20 years. Jayson is well known in the industry for his volunteer work, interest in children’s vision and time spent working on the Board of Optometry Victoria and Deakin University’s Optometry Advisory Board. Jayson is most passionate about being able to help people on a daily basis and is known around town for his professionalism and warm smile.