Southland Eye Specialists
Private Service, Ophthalmology
Southland Eye Specialists is the first and only private eye specialist clinic in Southland to provide full in-house diagnostic testing, including field and OCT testing.
|New Patient Appointment||30 mins||$197||For new patients or patients with new problems|
|Follow up Patient||20 mins||$127||For patients seen before with the same problem. Is this appointment glaucoma? If you have not had a field test within the last year, you may also need to book a field test which takes half an hour, prior to your follow up appointment|
|Field Test||20 mins||$125||For new glaucoma or neurological patients. Needed at least once a year for follow up patients.|
|Mon – Tue||9:00 AM – 12:00 PM|
|Thu||9:00 AM – 4:30 PM|
Please contact the practice during business hours, Monday to Friday, for enquiries and appointments.
Procedures / Treatments
Refractive Error: short-sightedness (myopia), long-sightedness (hyperopia) and astigmatism
These conditions cause distance blur. In myopia, the eye has a resting focus at a near distance so that people will be able to see objects clearly at some point close to them, whilst the distance is blurry.… More
Cataracts are the most common age-related occurrence in eyes. The lens becomes thicker and stiffer and appears yellow and cloudy.… More
Glaucoma is a group of diseases that can damage the eye’s optic nerve and may result in vision loss and blindness. Multiple factors are often important in causing glaucoma, but it is most commonly related to in an increase in pressure in the eye.… More
This is a complication of diabetes and is caused by small blood vessel damage within the retina of the eye. It commonly affects both eyes and may cause permanent loss of vision. Macular oedema is sometimes also present with diabetic retinopathy. Macular oedema is when fluid leaks into the retina… More
This is when the retina detaches, meaning it is lifted or separated from its normal position within the eye. An acute retinal detachment requires urgent assessment and appropriate treatment.… More
Fellowship trained in lid and tearduct surgery.
Including watery eyes, skin cancers and excess lid skin. More
Diagnosis and treatment of macular disorders including AMD, vein occlusions and diabetic eye disease.… More
Removal of pterygium. More
(03) 263 4014
(03) 929 6708
56 Windsor Street
56 Windsor Street
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This page was last updated at 7:12PM on September 8, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Southland Eye Specialists.