- Fee assured
- Verified this account
- Cataract Full Pathway provider
I offer Bupa customers standard cataract surgery on the Full Pathway package option at Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital, Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital .
This package includes your appointments before and after surgery, as well as your surgery and mono-focal lenses. It means you won’t use up your out-patient benefit or receive any additional bills from your surgeon (or anaesthetist, if you need one) for eligible treatment.
Please call the Bupa Eye Care team to find out more about and to pre-authorise your treatment on 0345 600 7267.
- Surgical retinal
Mr Ong qualified from the University of Melboune, Australia in 1999. He then moved over to the UK and trained in General Medicine in London, obtaining Membership in the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) (London).
Mr Ong’s Higher Specialist Training in Ophthalmology was undertaken in Addenbrooke’s Hospital Cambridge and Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital. During this time, he completed advanced subspecialty fellowship training in both medical and surgical management of retinal disorders. Between 2010-2011, Mr Ong was involved in stem cell and artificial retina (bionic eye) research in Moorfields Eye Hospital and The Institute of Ophthalmology in London.
Mr Ong was appointed as a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon to Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge in 2011. His specialist interests include retinal disorders ( incl Macular Degeneration, retinal vascular diseases and Diabetic Retinopathy) and also vitreo-retinal surgery in particular retinal detachment, macula disorders and complications of Diabetic Retinopathy.
Areas of interest
Cataract; Complex Cataract; Toric and Premium intraocular lenses, Medical Retina;Diabetic Eye Disease;Age Related Macula Degeneration; Retinal Vein Occlusion; Vitreoretinal Surgery;Retinal Detachment; Macula Hole
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Rakesh Tandon Fee Assured
- Dr Vaithianadan Mani Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust
Medical Retina and Vitreo-Retinal Surgery
Small incision Cataract Surgery
Medical Retinal disorders (incl. Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy and Vascular disorders) Vitreo-Retinal Surgery (incl. Retinal Detachment and Macula Surgery)
- MBBS University of Melbourne, Australia 1999
- MRCP Royal College of Physicians (London) 2002
- FRCOphth Royal College of Ophthalmologist 2009
- Addenbrookes Hospital Addenbrookes Hospital 2009
Reference number 4680754
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.