Education & training
BHB, MBChB, PhD, FRANZCO
Dr Taras Papchenko graduated from Auckland Medical School in 2002. He then developed a keen interest in Ophthalmology upon completion of two years as House Officer in the hospitals of Auckland and Waikato regions.
An ophthalmologist diagnoses and treats of disorders of the eye and visual system. Eye specialists provides the full spectrum of eye care, including the prescription of glasses and contact lenses, medical treatment and complex microsurgery. Eye physician specialises in cataract, medical and surgical retina conditions and oculoplastics, see glaucoma patients and offer general ophthalmic care. General Surgeon is a specialist who provides expert treatment across a broad range of emergency and planned surgical procedures, performs surgery to correct diseases and disorders covering a broad range of medical conditions.