• 9/24 Hawthorne Drive, Ramada Suites, Ramada Hotel Complex, Frankton, Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Call: 03-442-3942
  • Mon - Fri: 10:00am - 4:00pm

The Ophthalmologist trusted by patients, optometrists and GP’s throughout the Otago region.

Special expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of retinal disease

About Dr. John Bowbyes

Dr John Bowbyes is the sole ophthalmologist practising at Queenstown Eye and his patients come from word of mouth recommendations and direct referrals from eye care professionals. Patients, optometrists, GP’s and other ophthalmologists trust Dr Bowbyes’s reputation for his professional skills and his ability to communicate.


Dr Bowbyes is an exceptionally well trained ophthalmologist who undertook his medical training at Otago Medical School and started his specialist training in Dunedin followed by seven years at the prestigious Moorfields Hospital in London.

Opening Hours

  • Monday
    10.00 – 16.00
  • Tuesday
    10.00 – 16.00
  • Wednesday
    10.00 – 16.00
  • Thursday
    10.00 – 16.00
  • Friday
    10.00 – 16.00
Treated Conditions
Dr Bowbyes offers special expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of retinal diseases, as well as, a wide range of ophthalmic conditions.

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Retinal Tears & Detachments
  • Flashes & Floaters
  • Macular Holes

  • Cataract
  • Paediatric ophthalmology
  • Vascular Eye Disease
  • Dry Eye Disease
  • Glaucoma
  • Watery eyes
  • Double vision

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03 442 3942
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Where to find us

9/24 Hawthorne Drive
Ramada Suites, Ramada Hotel Complex
Frankton, Queenstown, New Zealand

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