Medical Retina Specialists

Archie is a highly experienced ophthalmic clinician and surgeon with over 15 years experience in treating diseases of the retina and refractive cataract correction. Archie obtained medical (MBChB) and research (PhD in Neuroanatomy) degrees in Auckland before training in ophthalmology in Auckland and Waikato hospitals.

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Alison is one of New Zealand’s most experienced retina specialists with a particular interest in macular degeneration and diabetic eye disease. She is a graduate of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in the UK, followed by medical retinal training in Bristol (UK), Auckland and Sydney.

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Jo graduated with a medical degree from the University of Auckland in 1999 before training in general ophthalmology in Auckland and Hamilton. She then underwent two years of post-fellowship subspecialty training in Singapore and Melbourne between 2006 and 2008 in the areas of medical retina and uveitis (inflammatory eye problems).

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Sarah took a circuitous route to ophthalmology, initially studying maths at Victoria University in Wellington. She works at Greenlane Clinical Centre as a consultant ophthalmologist specialising in medical and surgical retina.

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Philip specialises in retinal, vitreo-retinal and cataract surgery. He has subspecialty training in both medical and surgical retina and is active in clinical and basic science research.He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Auckland and has teaching responsibilities for both undergraduate and post graduate students.

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