Mr Kenneth Chan


  • 04 499 4940
  • 04 499 0242
  • Healthlink: wellieye
  • Practises at:
  • Bowen Hospital
  • Consults at:
  • Thorndon Eye Clinic 230 Thorndon Quay Wellington

Mr Kenneth Chan



Specialist training

Kenneth’s vocational training in Ophthalmology took place in Wellington and Christchurch.
Kenneth did his fellowship training in Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

About Kenneth Chan

Mr Kenneth Chan was born in Hong Kong and grew up in Auckland where he obtained his medical degree. He has worked in the Wellington/Hutt region since 2005 and has returned to New Zealand after finishing his fellowship training in the United Kingdom in 2013.

Special interests
  • Eyelid malposition
  • Ptosis and dermatochalasis
  • Dry/watery eyes
  • Periocular skin tumours and reconstruction
  • Thyroid eye disease
  • Orbital surgery
  • Socket reconstruction.

Kenneth is able to conduct his consultation in Cantonese and Mandarin if required. He has a Licentiate Diploma in piano performance and can frequently be seen attending local classical concerts. He is also keen on chasing fresh powder on the ski slopes when opportunity beckons!