John Hamilton Veale
Educated at Wellington College and Otago University,
B Sc 1967 Otago University.
Dip Optom Auckland University 1970
Optometry, in private practice since 1971.
Councillor and Member NZAO 1980 to 1986 Current
Optometrist New Zealand, NSW and Queensland, Australia.
Member NZ Corneal and Contact Lense Society.
Director of Low Vision Services, Christchurch
Trustee of Lighthouse Vision Trust (Low Vision
Services since 1994).
Member of Christchurch Rotary and a Paul Harris
Regular visiting Optometrist for the Cook Islands
include; boating, fishing, climbing, travel, running,
John Hamilton Veale is Married with three children.
John Hamilton-Veale in action.
the Hamilton-Veale Contrast Sensitivity Test
Hamilton-Veale Contrast Sensitivity Test
(photo below), is an effective means of monitoring potential
decreases in contrast sensitivity function over time.
Even though a person is provided with the best possible
refraction (glasses, etc...) they may still complain
of not seeing clearly. This problem is often related
to a loss of contrast sensitivity.
Hamilton-Veale Contrast Sensitivity Chart - Complete