Dr Arvind Gupta

Dr Arvind Gupta specialises in:

  • Cataract surgery, including multifocal intraocular lens and toric intraocular lens.
  • Medical retina including age related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetic retinopathy and macular edema, retinal vein occulsion, and other retinal conditions.
  • Neuro-ophthalmology including, ocular motor nerve palsy, optic disc edema, idiopathic intracranial hypertension etc.
  • General ophthalmology.


Arvind completed medical school at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal. Subsequently, he followed his passion to choose ophthalmology as a career to be able to help patients see better and achieve the best eye sight possible. He completed initial ophthalmology training in Pondicherry, following which he underwent Advanced Specialist Training in Ophthalmology at Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore. Dr Gupta also underwent sub-speciality training in Neuro-ophthalmology and Medical Retina at Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore.

The beauty and charm of Aotearoa attracted him to migrate to New Zealand in 2018 when he was offered work as an ophthalmologist at Whanganui DHB. At present, he works as a consultant at Greenlane Clinical Centre (Auckland DHB) and Counties Manukau Health (CMDHB). He also provides private consultation at Eye Doctors, Ascot and Botany Junction.

Dr Gupta has published extensively and has 40 articles in peer reviewed journals. He has authored test books in ophthalmology and volunteers as a reviewer for several peer reviewed international journals. He has received multiple awards in patient's care and for his research. 

Qualifications and fellowships:

  • Fellow of The Royal College of Ophthalmologists, United Kingdom
  • Fellow of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
  • Master of Medicine (Ophthalmology), National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Master of Surgery (Ophthalmology), Pondicherry University, India

Dr Arvind Gupta consults at:

  • Eye Doctors, Ascot Hospital and the Columba Surgical Centre
  • Eye Doctors, Botany Junction

Current positions and professional memberships:

  • Consultant Ophthalmologist at Counties Manukau Health, Counties District Health Board
  • Consultant Ophthalmologist at Greenlane Clinical Centre, Auckland District Health Board
  • Fellow of The Royal College of Ophthalmologists, United Kingdom
  • Fellow of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
  • Member of Asia Pacific Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Member of Australia and New Zealand Society of Retina Specialists
  • Member of European Society of Retina Specialists
  • Member of Neuro-ophthalmic Society of Australia

What our patients think

"Thank you for restoring my eye sight. It's really amazing - I can see every blade of grass, every spider web in the corner, and so much more vividly. You are a star Dr Riley."
- Mrs R, cataract patient of Dr Andrew Riley
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