Contact details


To book an appointment call City Eye Specialists on 09 307 6565
Fax 09 307 2021
GP’s please send referrals to RSC via healthlink (rodneysc), via CareSelect (the referrers assistant tab) or fax to 09 425 0115. We will contact your patient and arrange a suitable appointment time and location.

Dr. Richard Hart

Qualifications: MB ChB Auckland; FRANZCO

Specialty: Ophthalmology

Professional Profile

Dr Richard Hart is an Ophthalmologist providing a visiting service to Warkworth. Richard is a Director of City Eye Specialists, a specialty ophthalmic practice based in Auckland City and Howick. He is available for consultation in Warkworth at the Warkworth Medical Centre.

Richard completed his undergraduate medical training at the University of Auckland and went on to train as an ophthalmologist in Auckland and Hamilton. After qualifying in ophthalmology, Richard returned to the UK and spent two years in London as a Fellow in ophthalmic plastic surgery at the Chelsea & Westminster and Moorfields Eye Hospitals.

He currently holds a post at Greenlane Clinical Centre as a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon.

Richard is actively involved in International Development work and is Chair of a RANZCO Committee working on the establishment of a CPD programme for Cambodian doctors. He regularly contributes his time in Vietnam. Laos and Cambodia assisting with the development and training for eye surgeons in those countries.

Special Interests

An experienced cataract surgeon, Richard also has particular clinical interests in:

  • reconstructive and cosmetic oculoplastic surgery
  • lacrimal and orbital surgery.
Current Membership of Professional/Other Bodies

Richard’s memberships include:

  • Fellow of Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists
  • Member of Australian & New Zealand Society of Oculoplastic Surgeons
  • Member of American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Auckland