Fees & Payment Plans

Mandy Pickering
HD Lasik procedure 2008
3456 days of great eyesight
and counting...

Laser Eye Surgery cost

What our fee includes:

  • The expertise of Dr David Kent. Dr Kent of Fendalton Eye Clinic is the most experienced laser eye surgeon in New Zealand. Recognised internationally by his colleagues Dr Kent is the NZ representative to the Australasian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (AUSCRS)
  • For your safety we have invested in the most advanced excimer laser on the market, the Schwind Amaris 1050RS. Facilitating superior speed of treatment and unparalleled precision with a seven dimensional eye tracker, constantly compensating for mirco eye movements throughout the procedure to ensure each pulse of the laser is delivered precisely as intended
  • The Zeiss Visumax femtosecond laser facilitating the option of SMILE eye laser
  • Six months follow up care within New Zealand. You can choose whether to have your follow up appointments with a member of our dedicated clinical team at Fendalton Eye Clinic in Christchurch or with your own local optometrist. Either way we will liaise with your choosen follow up provider to ensure you achieve the desired outcome
  • Finance options available

The best way to determine if laser eye surgery is the right option for you is to have a free laser eye surgery assessment with us. We offer free laser vision screening assessments with a member of our technical team at Fendalton Eye Clinic in Christchurch and at our satellite clinics in Invercargill, Dunedin, Queenstown, Nelson and Blenheim. At the free laser eye surgery assessment we take measurements of your eyes and discuss your specific focusing issues whether it be short sightedness, far sightedness, astigmatism or presbyopia. We will advise you of the options available to you to meet your visual needs.

LASIK  Trust your eyes with Fendalton Eye Clinic in Christchurch the leaders in laser vision correction. Dr Kent has had more experience with the LASIK procedure than any other New Zealand eye surgeon.

The fees below also includes six months follow up care in New Zealand, at Fendalton Eye Clinic or with your optometrist of choice.



For the correction of short sightedness (myopia) or far sightedness (hyperopia) with or without astigmatism.
$3450 per eye


SMILE Eye Laser

A minimally invasive and flapless procedure suitable for the correction of moderate short sightedness (myopia).

$3450 per eye



Advanced Surface Treatment (PRK)

Indicated for low corrections & thin corneas. For the correction of short sightedness with or without astigmatism.

$3450 per eye


Ask about our payment plans

For a limited only - Fendalton Eye Clinic is offering 20 months interest free* with Q CARD/Q MASTERCARD

and 12 months interest free with GEM Visa.

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Corrective laser eye treatment is now more achievable with the option of *20 months interest free with Q Card & Q Mastercard. 

For a limited time only, Fendalton Eye Clinic is offering *20 months interest free for purchases over $3000 with Q Card & Q Mastercard.

*20 months interest free is available on Flexi Payment Plans until 30 June 2019 . Minimum spend $3000. Annual Account Fee of $50 applies. New Cardholder fees - $55 Establishment. Existing Cardholder fee - $35 Advance. Minimum payments of 3% of the monthly closing balance or $10 (whichever is greater) are required throughout interest free period. Paying only the minimum monthly payments will not fully repay the loan before the end of the interest free period. Standard Interest Rate, currently 25.99% p.a. applies to any outstanding balance at end of interest free period. Offer expires 31 July 2019. Lending criteria, fees, terms and conditions apply. Rate and fees correct as at date of publication, subject to change.

Fendalton Eye Clinic reserve  the right to terminate this promotion at any time.


GEM VISA - 12 Months interest free is available with gem visa for a limited time on purchases $3000 and over.

Credit and lending criteria,  $55 establishment fee and $52 annual account fee apply.
The prevailing interest rate will apply to any balance on the expiry of the interest free period.
Care Credit and Gem Visa are provided by GE Finance and Insurance trading as  Latitude
Financial Services Limited ("Latitude").


Fendalton Eye Clinic reserve the right to terminate this promotion at any time