Dr Kenneth Chan



MB ChB 2004 Auckland; FRANZCO 2013


Mr Kenneth Chan was born in Hong Kong and grew up in Auckland where he obtained his medical degree. He has worked in the Wellington/Hutt region since 2005 and has returned to New Zealand after finishing his fellowship training in the United Kingdom in 2013.

Kenneth is able to conduct his consultation in Cantonese and Mandarin if required.

Kenneths Private Surgery is carried out at Southern Cross Wellington, Bowen Hospital and Boulcoutt Hospital. 

He has a Licentiate Diploma in piano performance and can frequently be seen attending local classical concerts. He is also keen on chasing fresh powder on the ski slopes when opportunity beckons!

Specialist Training:

Kenneth’s vocational training in Ophthalmology took place in Wellington and Christchurch.
Kenneth did his fellowship training in Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.


  • Eyelid malposition
  • Ptosis and dermatochalasis
  • Dry/watery eyes
  • Periocular skin tumours and reconstruction
  • Thyroid eye disease
  • Orbital surgery
  • Socket reconstruction.


Oculoplastic conditions including eyelid malposition, ptosis and dermatochalasis, periocular skin tumours, dry/watery eyes, thyroid eye disease, orbital disorders and socket reconstruction.

Title or Designation

Ophthamologist, Ophthalmologist, Opthalmologist

Full NZ Registration Date

19 January 2005

Vocational Scope


Contact Details

Dr Kenneth Chan is available at the following services:

Private Services

Thorndon Eye Clinic

This service is available at the following locations:

230 Thorndon Quay, Wellington

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Boulcott Specialist Centre, 666 High Street, Lower Hutt

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Private Surgical Services

Bowen Hospital - Ophthalmology (Eye Surgery)

This service is available at the following location:

Bowen Hospital, 98 Churchill Drive, Crofton Downs, Wellington

Southern Cross Wellington Hospital - Ophthalmology (Eye Surgery)

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Wellington Hospital