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Dr Gregory Moloney

Dr Moloney is an ophthalmologist with expertise in cataract, corneal and oculoplastic surgery.


  • Moloney G, Garcerant Congote D, Hirnschall N, Arsiwalla T, Luiza Mylla Boso A, Toalster N, DʼSouza M, Devasahayam RN. Descemet Stripping Only Supplemented With Topical Ripasudil for Fuchs Endothelial Dystrophy 12-Month Outcomes of the Sydney Eye Hospital Study. Cornea. 2020 Jul 31.
  • Artaechevarria Artieda J, Wells M, Devasahayam RN, Moloney G. 5-Year Outcomes of Descemet Stripping Only in Fuchs Dystrophy. Cornea. 2020 Jan 27
  • Kassumeh S, von Studnitz A, Priglinger SG, Fuchshofer R, Luft N, Moloney G, Dirisamer M, Ohlmann A. Ex vivo excimer laser ablation of cornea guttata and ROCK inhibitor-aided endothelial recolonization of ablated central cornea. Acta Ophthalmol. 2020 Feb 3. doi: 10.1111/aos.14366.
  • Rao ACA, Toalster N, Moloney G, Webber S. Temporo-Parietal Flap Incorporated Into a Modified Osteo-Odonto Keratoprostheses Protocol for Longevity of the Dental Lamina. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019 Nov 22
  • Garcerant D, Hirnschall N, Toalster N, Zhu M, Wen L, Moloney G. Descemet’s stripping without endothelial keratoplasty. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2019 Jul;30(4):275-285
  • Boo G, Whittaker CJG, Caruso KA, Moloney G, Hall E, Devasahayam R, Thomasy S, Smith JS. Early postoperative results of Descemet’s stripping endothelial keratoplasty in six dogs with corneal endothelial dystrophy. Vet Ophthalmol. 2019 Mar 21.
  • Moloney G, Iovieno A, Colby KA. Reply. Cornea. 2018 Apr;37(4):e21-e22.
  • Moloney G, Petsoglou C, Zhu M, Wen L. Reply. Cornea. 2017 Dec;36(12):e40-e41.
  • Moloney G, Petsoglou C, Ball M, Kerdraon Y, Höllhumer R, Spiteri N, Beheregaray S, Hampson J, DʼSouza M, Devasahayam RN. Descemetorhexis Without Grafting for Fuchs Endothelial Dystrophy-Supplementation With Topical Ripasudil. Cornea. 2017 Jun;36(6):642-64
  • KarolienTermote, Steven Schendel, Gregory Moloney, Simon P.Holland, Alex P.Lange. Focal limbal stem cell deficiency associated with soft contact lens wear. Can J Ophthal. Volume 52, Issue 6, December 2017, Pages 552-558
  • Höllhumer R, Moloney G, Jacob K. Corneal edema with a systemic epidermal growth factor receptor inhibitor. Can J Ophthalmol. 2017 Jun;52(3):e96-e97. doi: 10.1016/j.jcjo.2016.11.018. Epub 2017 Jan 9
  • Lyons CJ, AlQahtani E, Tsang H, Moloney GT, Gardiner J. Painful Acute Corneal Ulceration and Anterior Stromal Keratitis in an Adolescent With Reactive Arthritis. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2016 Dec 8;53:e61-e63.
  • Moloney G. Chan UT, Hamilton A, Zahidin AM, Grigg JR, Devashayam RN. Descemetorhexis for Fuchs’ Dystrophy. Can J Ophthalmol. 2015 Feb;50(1):68-72
  • Hall RB, Yeung, SN, Yenson, PR, Moloney, G. A series of 4 cases of crystalline keratopathy secondary to dysproteinemia- Immunotactoid keratopathy. Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology, Aug 2014, vol 49(4):388-91.
  • Moloney G, Tan J, Yeung S, White VA, McCarthy JM, Holland S. Modified Miyake-Apple camera: Illustration of Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty Pearls Learned from Simultaneous Anterior and Posterior Corneal Imaging. Cornea. 2014 Jul;33(7):733-7
  • Tan J, Meadows H, Gupta A, Yeung S, Moloney G. Modified Miyake–Apple Camera System for simultaneous anterior and posterior imaging of wet lab-based corneal surgery. Cornea. 2014 Mar;33(3):326-30
  • Tan J, Holland S, Dubord P, Moloney G, McCarthy JM, Yeung S. Evolving Indications for and trends in keratoplasty in British Columbia, Canada from 2002 to 2011: a 10-year review. Cornea. 2014 Mar;33(3):252-6
  • Moloney G. Lehman A. Shojania K, Ross M, McCarthy M. Corneal findings in Parry Romberg syndrome. Can J Ophthalmol. 2014 Feb;49(1):e2-5
  • Wong P, Fung A, Gerrie A, Moloney G, Maberley D, Rossman D. White V. Collins D. Coupland R. Chen L. IgG4-Related Disease with Hypergammaglobulinemic Hyperviscosity and Retinopathy. Eur J Haematol. 2013 Mar;90(3):250-6
  • Lai, Tom & Chong, Shau Poh & Zhou, Yifeng & Moloney, Gregory & Tang, Shuo. (2013). Corneal imaging and refractive index measurement using a combined multiphoton microscopy and optical coherence tomography system. Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging – Proceedings of SPIE. 8588. 10.1117/12.2005483.
  • Lin D. Holland S. Tan J. Moloney G. Clinical Results of Topography-based Customized Ablations in Highly Aberrated Eyes and Keratoconus/Ectasia With Cross-linking. J Refract Surg. 2012 Nov;28(11 Suppl):S841-8.
  • Lange AP, Moloney G, Arino M, Ng A, McCarthy JM, White VA, Holland SP Enzyme-assisted deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty-a new method of lamellar dissection-a wetlab-based pilot study. Cornea. 2013 Jan;32(1):98-103
  • Lange A., Moloney G., Sheldon C., Sasaki S., Holland S. Bilateral Corneal Ulceration Caused by Vitamin A Deficiency in Eosinophilic Gastroenteropathy. Case Rep Ophthalmol 2011;2:302-306
  • Moloney G. Dolman P. Eyelid deformities from pyodermatitis pyostomatitis vegetans. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2011 Apr 18
  • Curtin J, Moloney G., Grigg J, Sharota D. Clinical Characterization and proposed mechanism of juvenile glaucoma— a patient with a chromosome 4p deletion, Wolf-Hirschhorn Syndrome. Ophthalmic Genet. 2010 Sep;31(3):135-8
  • Clark GC, Moloney G, Sutton G. Ophthalmic presentation of Wegener’s granulomatosis on a background of polymyalgia rheumatica. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2010 Jan;38(1):65-7
  • Goldberg I, Moloney G. McCluskey P. Topical ophthalmic medications: what potential for systemic side effects and interaction with other medications? Medical Journal of Australia, 2008; 189 (7): 356-357
  • Moloney G, McCluskey P. Classifying and managing allergic conjunctivitis. Medicine Today, 2007 Nov, (8)11
  • Fox G, Thompson J, Bourke V, Moloney G. Medical students, medical schools and international health. Medical Journal of Australia, 2007 Nov 5;187(9):536-9
  • Liang SW, Moloney G, O’Donnell B, Fernando G. Orbital cellulites as a postoperative complication of sub-tenon anesthesia in cataract surgery. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 34(9); 897-9
  • Moloney G, Branley M, Kotsiou G, Rhodes D. Syphillis presenting as scleritis in an HIV+ male undergoing immune reconstitution. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology. 32(5); p526-528; 2004
  • Moloney G, Brewer J, O’Donnell B. Ancient schwannoma of the orbit. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology. 32(6); p637; 2004
  • Iliopolous J, Manganas C, Moloney G, Gilles RM, Newman D, Walsh WR. Mechanical properties of sheep aorta, Heart Lung and Circulation, 10(3); p35-53.


  • 2018 Troutman Prize awarded by the Cornea Society for best research paper in the journal Cornea by an author age 40 or under in previous year.
  • 2016 American Society of Cataract and Refractive Society (ASCRS) film festival
    First Prize, corneal and refractive section: “Keratoconus, escaping the grey zone”
  • 2015 American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) film festival
    First prize, corneal refractive section and ‘best of the best’: Descemetorhexis for Fuchs corneal dystrophy
  • 2014 European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery film festival
    Runner up, young ophthalmologist category
  • 2014 American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) film festival
    First prize, corneal/ refractive section: “Modification of Miyake-Apple posterior viewing camera to aid understanding of big bubble formation during deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty”
  • 2014 Australian Corneal Society Meeting film festival
    First prize: “Modification of Miyake-Apple posterior viewing camera to aid understanding of big bubble formation during deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty”
  • 2012 Canadian Ophthalmic Society Ron Jans Award
    Canadian national award given annually for best corneal research project: “Enzyme assisted Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty”
  • 2011 University of British Columbia Research Day award
    Best post doctorate or fellow presentation: “Enzyme Assisted Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty”


  • 2015 ASCRS meeting
    • Descemetorhexiswithout transplantation for Fuchs’ dystrophy
    • PTKfor recurrent corneal erosion
  • 2015 Australian corneal society meeting
    • Topographyguided laser for keratoconus and post LASIK ectasia
  • 2014 Australian corneal society meeting
    • Topographyguided PRK in keratoconus, post LASIK ectasia and post penetrating keratoplasty
  • 2013 RANZCO congress, Hobart
    • ModifiedApple Miyake camera for imaging of DALK surgery
    • Topographyguided PRK in keratoconus, post LASIK ectasia, post penetrating keratoplasty
    • Updateon lamellar corneal surgery for the general ophthalmologist
  • 2013 Providence Health (Vancouver) Clinical Day: Herpetic Keratitis
  • 2012 Lions Eye Bank Summit, (invited speaker): Challenges of Repeat Graft Failure
  • 2012 ESCRS Milan: Topography-Guided Photorefractive Keratectomy (TG-PRK) Using TwoRefractive Laser Platforms with Simultaneous Collagen Cross-Linking (CXL) forEctasia After Laser Assisted in Situ Keratomileusis
  • 2012 Canadian Ophthalmic Society Meeting:
    • Cornealmelt post collagen cross linking
    • Enzymeassisted deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty
    • Prevalenceof HPV and immunohistochemical staining of ocular surface squamous neoplasia
  • 2011 Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology meeting: Collagen cross-linking (CXL) forkeratoconus with simultaneous topographical-guided photorefractive keratectomy(TG-PRK)
  • 2011 Canadian Ophthalmic Society meeting (invited speaker): Keratoconus, CrossLinking, DSEK, DALK
  • 2011 British Columbia Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons annual meeting: Challenging Corneal Cases
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