Monika is a Consultant Ophthalmologist at the Manukau SuperClinic and an honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer with the University of Auckland, through which she maintains her research interests in addition to her clinical work.

Apart from being experienced in cataract surgery, Monika’s areas of expertise are medical retinal disorders, particularly macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy, genetics of inherited retinal disorders and uveitic eye diseases.


MB BS 1998 Mumbai; MS (Ophth) 2002 Mumbai

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Post-fellowship Training

Originally from India, Monika completed her training in medicine and postgraduate studies in ophthalmology with the University of Mumbai and the prestigious King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, which is the largest public tertiary referral centre in Western India.

After moving to the UK, she underwent further training in ophthalmology and obtained the Membership of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists of London. Subsequently, she relocated to Auckland and undertook subspecialist fellowship training in ocular genetics, medical retina and uveitis.

Monika has an exceptional academic background, obtaining gold medals in several ophthalmic examinations, including the MRCOphth exams in London and the Diploma exams in India. She has published in several international journals and been involved in research projects investigating various aspects of inherited eye disorders and diabetic retinopathy.

Full NZ Registration Date

25 April 2010

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Contact Details

Dr Monika Pradhan is available at the following services:

This service is available at the following locations:

Manukau SuperClinicâ„¢

Manukau SuperClinic™ has a Call Centre to receive incoming calls related to outpatient services. The Call Centre is open to receive calls between 7:30 AM and 6:00 PM Monday to Friday.

Middlemore Hospital

Patient Enquiries (09) 276 5004 
Information or Visiting Hours (09) 270 4799
Outpatient appointments & surgical booking enquiries:
Ph (09) 277 1660 | Fax (09) 277 1600
Email: Customerservice@middlemore.co.nz

Emergency Department: Open 24 hours / 7 days, Phone (09) 276 0000

Private Services

Eye Surgery Associates

This service is available at the following locations:

Northern Clinic - Southern Cross North Harbour Campus, 212 Wairau Road, Wairau Valley, Auckland

613 - 615 Great South Road, Manukau, Auckland

Gilgit Road Specialist Centre, 15 Gilgit Road, Epsom, Auckland

6 Pacific Rise, Mt Wellington, Auckland

Retina Specialists

This service is available at the following location:

20 Titoki Street, Parnell, Auckland

Public Services

Auckland DHB Ophthalmology Services

This service is available at the following location:

Greenlane Clinical Centre