Our team of children’s eye specialists has a wealth of experience between them. Marie trained in Optometry and is skilled in glasses and contact lenses. Lora is a highly experienced Orthoptist who looks after children with poor vision and ‘Squints’.
When you come for a screening test our trained Ophthalmic Technician, Emma, will be using the highly accurate Plusoptix binocular autorefractor to detect important eye problems that can result in poor vision.
Dr Antony Bedggood (MBChB Otago 1996, FRANZCO 2005) is a New Zealand trained Eye Surgeon, a Fellow of the Royal Australiand New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists, and a Paeditric (Children’s) Subspecialist.
He has treated over 20,000 children in his career, prescribed thousands of glasses, and performed over 2,000 operations on children’s eyes. He is the only Sub-specialist Children’s Ophthalmologist in Christchurch.