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Southern Cross Hospital Hamilton - Ophthalmology (Eye Surgery)

Private Surgical Service

This is where you will come to have your surgery performed. The visits to your surgeon before and after surgery will be at their consulting rooms.

Description

Situated in a quiet, central part of Hamilton, Southern Cross Hospital has been frequently and extensively modernised. Our hospital currently has 8 fully equipped operating theatres, offering the latest technology, as well as modern day-stay facilities and 60 ensuited patient rooms for those staying overnight. Also on site, we have a purpose-built six bed intensive care unit (ICU), high dependency care and access to radiology services.

 

Consultants

Procedures / Treatments

  • Cataract

    A tiny incision is made in your eye and the cataract is broken up into small pieces using ultrasound vibrations.… More

  • Corneal Surgery

    Laser Refractive Surgery: LASIK and PRK laser treatments are used to correct refractive or focusing errors by reshaping the cornea.… More

  • Glaucoma

    Treatment is aimed at improving drainage of the excess fluid in the eye.… More

  • Ptosis Surgery

    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

  • Retinal Surgery

    Laser: can be used to mend tears, seal leaking blood vessels or reattach minor retinal detachments.… More

  • Squints (Strabismus)

    An incision (cut) is made in the lining of the eye (the clear film that covers the eyeball).… More

Visiting Hours

Weekdays 09:00 to 13:00 & 14:30 to 20:00 
Weekends 09:00 to 13:00 & 14:30 to 20:00

Public Transport

The BUSIT website provides good public transport information. See here

Parking

Over 25 parking spaces are provided for patients and visitors.

Contact Details

21 Von Tempsky Street
Hamilton East
Hamilton
Waikato 3216

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Street Address

21 Von Tempsky Street
Hamilton East
Hamilton
Waikato 3216

Postal Address

PO Box 4173
Hamilton East
Hamilton 3247

This page was last updated at 8:46PM on April 11, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern Cross Hospital Hamilton - Ophthalmology (Eye Surgery).