Southern Cross Christchurch Hospital - Ophthalmology (Eye Surgery)
Private Surgical Service, Ophthalmology
Southern Cross Hospital in Christchurch is the largest hospital within our national network.
Owned by Southern Cross since 1979, the centrally situated hospital campus includes one of the biggest and most advanced private surgical hospitals in the South Island.
The Christchurch hospital campus has seen significant upgrades and new facilities in recent years, and typically provides services to around 9,500 patients each year. Facilities include digital operating theatres, an advanced 'hybrid' operating room, systems for robotically-assisted surgery, advanced digital scanning technologies, consulting facilities and a purpose built endoscopy centre.
Procedures / Treatments
A tiny incision is made in your eye and the cataract is broken up into small pieces using ultrasound vibrations.… More
Laser Refractive Surgery: LASIK and PRK laser treatments are used to correct refractive or focusing errors by reshaping the cornea.… More
Treatment is aimed at improving drainage of the excess fluid in the eye.… More
This procedure typically involves making a small cut (incision) in the fold of the upper eyelid and shortening or reattaching the stretched or weakened eyelid lifting muscle. More
Laser: can be used to mend tears, seal leaking blood vessels or reattach minor retinal detachments.… More
An incision (cut) is made in the lining of the eye (the clear film that covers the eyeball).… More
Weekdays 8:00 to 20:00
Weekends 8:00 to 20:00
The Christchurch City Council provides good public transport information. See here
Over 60 parking spaces are provided for patients and visitors.
(03) 968 3100
(03) 968 3101
131 Bealey Avenue
131 Bealey Avenue
P.O. Box 21-096,
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This page was last updated at 10:47AM on May 31, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern Cross Christchurch Hospital - Ophthalmology (Eye Surgery).