Roberta McIlraith

A respected optometrist with a niche skill set, Roberta McIlraith is known for a strong background in complex contact lens fitting, with a passion for challenging cases including keratoconus, multifocal contact lenses and orthokeratology.  

She enjoys sharing her specialty contact lens fitting knowledge with Stephanie Green.

With a bubbly personality and warm demeanour, Roberta is the co-owner and principal optometrist of OCULA in Merivale (formerly Merivale Optical). Forward thinking, driven and committed to the highest standard of patient care, she strives to ensure early detection and intervention of eye disease.

Her passion for optometry comes from establishing long term client care relationships, whether it be myopia control or dry eye management, or ensuring every optical need is met and look is achieved.

Having worked in both the United Kingdom and Australia as well as New Zealand, Roberta is passionate about utilising cutting-edge techniques and technologies to ensure the best patient outcome. She was also named Christchurch No.1 Optometrist by Top Reviews. When you book with her, relax in the knowledge that your every optical need is taken care of.

Roberta is Senior Optometrist & Branch Partner and can be seen in Merivale

Roberta McIlraith OCULA