Eye Institute are extremely fortunate to house 16 world class surgeons in our state of the art, purpose built facility. Our surgeons are invited to present on the latest techniques and advancements in ophthalmic treatment at events not only around New Zealand, but around the world. Meet our industry leading 'Visionaries' below: 


“Providing excellent medical and surgical eye care in Hawke's Bay – that is my motivation and that gives me great satisfaction” - Dr John Beaumont

John trained as a general ophthalmologist in Dunedin and Sydney Dr Beaumont has broad experience in all aspects of medical and surgical ophthalmology.

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Dr Beaumont’s specialisations:

John's surgery is focused on refractive cataract surgery, strabismus (squint surgery), pterygium surgery, glaucoma surgery and laser treatments for glaucoma, retinal conditions and post cataract.

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Medical Ophthalmology

  • From children’s eye conditions to age related macular degeneration
  • Urgent eye trauma care

Professional memberships

  • Fellow of Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists
  • Member of Ophthlmology New Zealand
  • Former office holder of NZ Branch of RANZCO New Zealand, Cornea and Contact Lenses Society, New Zealand Eye Bank

Dr Beaumont, after hours...

John enjoys time with his wife Suzanne and following the progression of their young grandchildren in Sydney and the UK.

The marathon clinic days are over but he enjoys a good garden walk, the visual arts and the company of friends and family.

Still plenty of items on the bucket list.

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