Dr Jo Koppens
Jo is a Specialist Eye Surgeon who joined Milford Eye Clinic in 2005. Her particular sub-specialty interests include cataract surgery, including refractive cataract surgery, glaucoma management and surgery.
Jo was born in Hamilton and attended Auckland Medical School. Her Ophthalmology specialist training was with Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists through the Auckland program. She was subsequently awarded UK fellowships in Glaucoma at Nottingham NHS, and Birmingham and Midlands Eye Centre. During these two years overseas she underwent intensive training in complex glaucoma and cataract surgeries.
Since her return to New Zealand Jo has served on the board of the Royal Australasian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologist and is a Senior Lecturer in Ophthalmology.
Appointments can be made at the Milford Eye Clinic branches at Milford, Orewa, and Warkworth by phoning 09 4896871. Although helpful, no referral is required.