General Manager: Paul Cocks
90 Hanson Street, Newtown, Wellington 6021
Reception Phone: (04) 910 2160

Dr Helen Long

MB ChB 1990 Otago; FRANZCO 2004

Practising at

Southern Cross Wellington Hospital


Ophthalmology (Eye surgery)

Full NZ Registration Date

22 January 1992

Private Services

Harbour Eye Specialists

Physical address:191 Thorndon Quay

(04) 499 3322

(04) 499 3333

Healthlink EDI: kelburns

Special Clinical Interest(s)

I am a general Ophthalmologist who performs cataract surgery at Southern Cross Hospital.

My special interest areas are:

  • Inflammatory eye conditions
  • Medical retinal conditions such as age related mallia deseneration and diabetes

Professional Profile

I work in both public and private realms with special interests including those listed in this profile.

My fellowship training was in inflammatory eye conditions and medical retina training in Bristol, UK and London from 2003 - 2005. I share a practice with Dr Brenda Breidenstein and Dr Neil Aburn in Thorndon.

Year of first medical qualification


Membership of professional bodies

  • Trustee of Capital Vision Research Trust
  • Secretary of Save Sight institute
  • Member of NZMA
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