We provide a Vitreoretinal (retinal surgery) service for conditions such as Retinal Detachment, Macular Hole, Epiretinal Membrane, Vitreous Haemorrhage and Diabetic Retinopathy.
Eyelid Cancers/ Oculoplastics
We provide a lid cancer service in conjuction with the Head & Neck Cancer and Melanoma multi-disciplinary teams (MDT). We also liaise closely with the Mohs Micrographic Surgeons at St. James' Hospital for complex periocular tumours.
We correct common eye lid malpositions such as ectropion (rolling our), entropion (rolling in) and ptosis (drooping eyelid).
We perform both full thickness (penetrating) corneal transplants and lamellar (DSAEK) corneal transplants.
We treat conditions such as Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) and Diabetic Retinopathy with intravitreal therapies and laser. We are involved with various international clinical trials and also are a centre for the National Diabetic Screening Service
Paediatric Ophthalmology/ Strabismus
We perform strabismus surgery to straighten the eye and manage amblyopia in conjunction with our clinical orthoptist.
We perform micro-incision phacoemulsification cataract in our positive pressure ventilation theatre with the latest equipment in terms of operating microscope and phacoemulsification machine. Our surgeons are expert in the management of routine and complex cataracts.