Our Staff

Raelene has  worked at the Eye Clinic since 1990. She is the Practice Manager and enjoys the responsibilities this position brings.
Debbie has worked as a nurse at the  Eye Clinic since 2000. There have been many changes in the Clinic over the years with improving treatments and technology making working here very interesting and satisfying.
Keri has been working at the  Eye Clinic since June 2012.  Previously she was the Practice Manager and a Registered Dispensing Optician of a local Optometry Practice giving her over 10 years experience in Optics.
Donni has worked as a Registered Nurse at the  Eye Clinic since 2006. She enjoys the variety and challenges being involved in patient care, education and the technological advances.
Gisela’s early life was in Germany, but she spent some years as well in the US where she trained as an Orthoptist. She is certified in Germany and the United States. For many years she worked in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia before coming to New Zealand. Gisela has impressed many Eye Departments in NZ with her thorough children’s examinations and sound management advice on eye movement problems. She visits Timaru for a few days each month and accepts the main clinical load of examination and follow up for eye movement problems. She lives in Christchurch where she and her Ophthalmologist husband Wilfried are renovating a house in Charteris Bay.
Peter has worked at the  Eye Clinic since 2007. He is a Medical Photographer and remains involved with Counties Manukau DHB where he has been contracted to provide the Medical Photography for the last 17 years.