Dr Penny McAllum first NZer to attend the 'Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium"
Tue 22 Aug. 2017
Dr McAllum recently attended the annual 'Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium' in San Diego. She is the first New Zealander to attend this meeting which is in its 30th year. ...
Dr Andrew Riley attends ASCRS in Los Angeles
Tue 30 May 2017
Dr Andrew Riley attended ASCRS (the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery) in LA this month. The conference concentrated on improving cataract surgery outcomes of which the 'Top Gun' ...
Eye Doctors celebrates 10 years!
Tue 20 Sept. 2016
Eye Doctors surgeons enjoyed a luncheon together to celebrate ten years of being in business, and look forward to celebrating the next decade already.
Dr Shuan Dai receives award in China.
Tue 20 Sept. 2016
Dr Shuan Dai was acknowledged by Professor Zhao, the ex-president of the Chinese Ophthalmology Society for his talk on new operations in adult strabismus surgery at the 21st Chinese Ophthalmology ...
Dr Shuan Dai speaks in China
Tue 20 Sept. 2016
Dr Shuan Dai was interviewed by 'International Ophthalmology Time', following his presentation on 'Strabismus and strabismus correction surgeries', at the 21st Chinese Ophthalmology Society Congress in SuZhou, China earlier this ...
Dr Penny McAllum volunteers in Niue again
Wed 17 Aug. 2016
Eye Doctors and Counties Manukau specialist Dr Penny McAllum has just returned from her fifth trip to the island of Niue, where she provides eye care to the 1400 residents. This year was ...
Dr Riley tackles cataracts in Tonga again
Wed 17 Aug. 2016
Dr Andrew Riley is just back from another volunteer trip to Tonga. Funded through VOSO (Volunteer Ophthalmic Services Overseas) of which he is a Director the team of four (two ...
Dr Shuan Dai speaks in Bali
Thu 11 Aug. 2016
Dr. Shuan Dai was invited to speak at the recent Asia Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgery Conference in Bali Indonesia. Shuan shared his experience and surgical techniques in ...
Dr Andrew Riley attends Retina meeting in Colorado
Tue 12 April 2016
Dr Andrew Riley attended the Aspen Retinal meeting in Colorado in March where a number of leading American experts presented the latest innovations and results of studies they were involved ...
Dr Shuan Dai chairs session at the World Ophthalmology Congress in Mexico
Mon 29 Feb. 2016
Thank you to Dr Dai for providing us with this overview of his recent trip to Mexico.The 35th World Ophthalmology Congress, joined by the 32th Pan American Ophthalmology Congress and ...
Dr Shuan Dai receives national award for services
Mon 23 Nov. 2015
Eye Doctors is proud to announce that Dr Shuan Dai has once again been recognised for his services to the Asian community. At the weekend he was presented with an ...
Cataract update from RANZCO
Thu 12 Nov. 2015
Eye Doctors surgeons recently attended the Royal Australia New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO) conference in Wellington. This was a very successful annual event with a strong focus on cataract ...
Dr Penny McAllum volunteers in Niue
Thu 15 Oct. 2015
Dr Penny McAllum recently undertook her fourth volunteer visit to Niue Island. A team of diabetic eye screeners also attended for the first time. They saw over 160 patients, with ...
Cataracts tackled in Tonga
Wed 14 Oct. 2015
Dr Andrew Riley led a team of ophthalmologists and optometrists to Tonga in late September. This hugely successful volunteer trip tackled the problem of blindness due to cataracts with 55 ...
Dr Shuan Dai speaks at the 3rd World Congress of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus in Barcelona
Thu 10 Sept. 2015
Dr Shuan Dai attended the 3rd World Congress of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus in Barcelona last week. He was a guest speaker talking about Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) which is ...
Dr Shuan Dai speaks at APVRS in Sydney
Thu 27 Aug. 2015
Dr Shuan Dai attended the Asia-Pacific Vitreo-retina Society (APVRS) conference in Sydney this month where he was also a guest speaker. Dr Dai spoke about advances in pediatric retinal diseases, ...
Save Sight Society Meeting and RANZCO Branch Meeting attended
Wed 27 May 2015
Eye Doctors surgeons Dr's Shuan Dai, Mark Donaldson, Penny McAllum and Andrew Riley attended the Save Sight Society Meeting in Taupo last Friday 22nd May and the New Zealand Branch ...
Dr Andrew Riley speaks at East Health Symposium
Sun 10 May 2015
Dr Andrew Riley was a guest speaker at the East Health Symposium for General Practitioners held on Saturday 2nd May at the Waipuna Hotel in Auckland. Dr Riley spoke on ...
Dr Penny McAllum attends World Cornea Congress in San Diego
Thu 30 April 2015
Dr Penny McAllum attended the World Cornea Congress in San Diego 15-17 April. This meeting which is only held once every five years was attended by world experts specialising in ...
The Homai School celebrates 50 years
Wed 18 March 2015
On the 14th March 2015 Dr Shuan Dai attended the 50 year celebration of the Homai campus, a school for children with visual impairment. Now called BLENNZ which is short ...
Dr Shuan Dai presents in Brisbane
Wed 18 March 2015
Dr Shuan Dai presented information about new surgical techniques in eye muscle transposition for esotropia in 6th nerve palsy and Duane's Syndrome at the Australia and New Zealand Squint Club ...
Hello and Goodbye!
Tue 18 Nov. 2014
Eye Doctors Directors are thrilled to announce the appointment of their new Practice Manager Lorraine Beattie who took over from Monique Morrison at the end of October.Monique has been with ...
Dr Shuan Dai guest speaker in China at the 17th Afro-Asian Ophthalmology Conference.
Wed 1 Oct. 2014
Dr Shuan Dai was invited to speak on Complex Adult Strabismus Surgery at the 17th Afro-Asian Ophthalmology Conference held in Xian China, September 17-21. Over 10,000 Ophthalmologists attended the 5 day ...
Dr Mark Donaldson visits London for cataract research
Mon 22 Sept. 2014
On the 12th September Dr Mark Donaldson of Eye Doctors attended the Hydrus investigators meeting in London. At this meeting the results at 24 months for the randomised controlled trial of Hydrus ...
Cataract blitz in Tonga
Wed 27 Aug. 2014
Dr Andrew Riley is just back from a very successful volunteer trip to Tonga from the 17th-25th August.The team consisted of two eye surgeons lead by Dr Andrew Riley and ...
Eye Doctors surgeons attend RANZCO conference in Rotorua
Mon 26 May 2014
All four of Eye Doctors surgeons were in attendance at the recent RANZCO (Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists) conference held in Rotorua from 16-18th May.As well as ...
Dr Shuan Dai speaks at World Ophthalmology Congress, Tokyo
Wed 16 April 2014
Dr Shuan Dai was invited to speak at the World Ophthalmology Congress (WOC) in Tokyo, 2nd - 8th April 2014 on How to manage unexpected complications in strabismus (squint) surgery by the ...
Dr Andrew Riley completes THE DUAL
Wed 26 March 2014
Keen mountain bike rider Dr Andrew Riley has been training in his spare time and was delighted to complete the Dual at the weekend. The 45km ride was over the ...
Dr Mark Donaldson attends Glaucoma Surgery conference in Singapore
Mon 10 March 2014
Dr Donaldson attended the 7th international Congress on Glaucoma Surgery in Singapore in February. This was a highly specialised meeting of glaucoma surgeons held at the Suntec pavilion. The Alcon ...
Dr Andrew Riley attends Macular Degeneration New Zealand fundraiser
Wed 19 Feb. 2014
Dr Andrew Riley attended the Macular Degeneration New Zealand Race Day at Ellerslie on Saturday. Over $20,000 was raised for the Macular Degeneration charitable trust which has a vision to ...
Dr Shuan Dai Guest Lecturer in London
Mon 16 Dec. 2013
Dr Dai invited to share his expertise on Complex Strabismus in London
Dr Shuan Dai Proud Recipient of Community Services Award
Wed 11 Dec. 2013
Dr Shuan Dai was a recent recipient of a Community Services award by the New Zealand Health Foundation for Asian and Ethnic Communities (NZHFAEC). The award was officially presented by the Honourable Tony Ryall at an award presentation on 29 November 2013.
Dr Shuan Dai Shares His Expertise in Saudi Arabia
Wed 13 Nov. 2013
Dr Dai recently presented a workshop in Saudi Arablia.
Dr Andrew Riley Volunteers in Samoa
Mon 30 Sept. 2013
Dr Riley Volunteers with the Fred Hollows Foundation in Samoa.
Dr Penny McAllum Provides Aid in Niue
Mon 26 Aug. 2013
Dr McAllum has recently returned from her third volunteer trip to Niue.