Dr Leo Sheck



MB ChB 2007 Auckland; FRANZCO 2017


Dr Leo Sheck is a highly trained and experienced ophthalmologist, particularly in the field of medical retina diseases. After finishing his ophthalmology training in New Zealand, he travelled to the United Kingdom completing a two year Medical Retina fellowship in Moorfields Eye Hospital and an MBA from University of Cambridge at the same time.

Medical Retina

  • individualized injection therapy for AMD, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vein occlusion and other maculopathies
  • multimodal imaging for complex retinal diseases

Inherited retinal dystrophy

  • diagnosis and genetic testing using next generation sequencing in inherited retinal dystrophy


  • interpretation of electrodiagnostic studies for complex retinal diseases and inherited retinal dystrophy

Cataract surgery

  • highly experienced surgeon in cataract surgery, with regular high volume cataract surgery list in Auckland District Health Board to shorten waiting lists. 

Artificial intelligence in ophthalmology

  • Master thesis on the clinical application of artificial intelligence in University of Cambridge

Title or Designation


Post-Fellowship Training

  • Doctor of Medicine (by research) on mitochondrial genetics
  • Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, United Kingdom 2016-2018
  • Master of Business Administration, Cambridge, United Kingdom 2016-2018

Full NZ Registration Date

20 March 2008

Vocational Scope


Contact Details

Dr Leo Sheck is available at the following services:

Private Services

Retina Specialists

This service is available at the following location:

Birthcare Building, 20 Titoki Street, Parnell, Auckland

Use our online contact form

Public Services

Auckland DHB Ophthalmology Services

This service is available at the following location:

Greenlane Clinical Centre

Phone 0800 774 898
Outpatient appointments and surgical bookings (09) 638 0400 or scheduling@adhb.govt.nz 
GP/ External Specialist Help Desk (09) 307 2800
Mental Health Services 24 Hour Crisis helpline 0800 800171