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Your optometry team in Bendigo, Castlemaine, Kyneton, Maryborough, Woodend, and Heathcote, Victoria.

We provide a full range of eye health services to clients of all ages, all with personalised attention, to ensure that your eyes remain healthy for a lifetime.

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Our Caring Optometry Team


Edward Kosmac

Ed Kosmac graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1989 and began his career practising Optometry in Bendigo. Working in multiple rural and suburban locations over the next two years provided a broad clinical experience, and inspired the opening of the first Kosmac & Clemens practice in Kyneton in 1992,...

Ian Clemens

Ian became interested in optometry when he himself needed glasses to see the blackboard clearly at school as a 12 year old. He studied optometry at the University of Melbourne, graduating at the end of 1989. Soon after graduation, Ian opened Kosmac & Clemens Optometrists with business partner Ed Kosmac....

Arthur Stevens

Since 1999 Arthur has been an integral part of the team at Kosmac & Clemens Optometrists. His areas of interest include vascular diseases in the eye, Behavioural Optometry and Children’s Vision assessments. Arthur is a full member of the Australasian College of Behavioural Optometrists (ACBO) and heads the Children’s Vision Clinics at...

Anna Holt

Anna Holt was born and grew up in Bendigo Victoria before moving to Geelong to complete her Bachelor of Vision Science/ Masters of Optometry degree at Deakin University. She has happily been working at Kosmac and Clemens since 2016. Her role has given her the opportunity to give back to...

Anna Ramp

Anna graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2012, and began work at Kosmac and Clemens the following year. For Anna, it’s her love of problem solving that drives her to find the best solutions to her patients’ vision and eye health needs. She enjoys the wide variety of cases...

Liesl Forward

Liesl grew up in Sunbury, Victoria, and became interested in optometry after her grandfather’s eyesight was greatly affected by both a corneal condition and glaucoma. Liesl completed her Doctor of Optometry degree with the University of Melbourne in 2018, during which she was lucky enough to work with disadvantaged communities...

Vivienne Yung

Viv graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2020 with a Doctor of Optometry degree, before making the move to Bendigo to join the K&C team in early 2021. After completing a rural placement through her studies, she had her heart set on working in the country. Viv enjoys all...

Kosmac & Clemens Optometrists

At Kosmac & Clemens Optometrists, we care about your vision and eye health. We offer innovative eye care services to patients from in and around Bendigo. This includes comprehensive eye health assessments, ocular disease diagnosis and treatment, contact lens evaluation, fittings and prescriptions.

Our team aims to provide solutions for your eye health and vision needs. By utilising the latest technologies and evidence-based treatments, we ensure optimal eye health to help you live your life.

We welcome new patients and accept Medicare and private health funds.


We will be closed from 3pm December 24th and reopen on the 4th of January.