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Johan Keller is a consultant eye surgeon at the Bristol Eye Hospital. He has worked in all areas of ophthalmology for over 15 years. His special area of expertise is in retinal diseases having spent over 2 years undergoing super-specialised training at the Sydney Eye Hospital and the Bristol Eye Hospital. He carries out over 300 retinal operations yearly and looks after patients with vascular and degenerative retinal diseases. He also operates 350 patients with cataracts every year and leads in theatre productivity for the hospital.
Johan has a special interest in patient safety and quality assurance and is the clinical governance officer for the Eye Hospital. Besides the complexities and technical aspects of eye disease, he places special emphasis on a warm bedside manner and good communication with patients and relatives.
He trained in general ophthalmology in the Midlands, the South of England and Barcelona, Spain.
Within the Eye Hospital, Johan trains two senior surgeons each year who go on to become consultants in their own right.
Mr Keller is member of the Royal College of Ophthalmologist, the Britain and Eire Association of Vitreo-Retinal Surgeons, the American Society of Retinal Specialists and the European Society of Retinal Specialists
Areas of interest
Retinal surgery; macular hole; epiretinal membrane; vitreous floaters; dislocated lens implants; lens implant exchange; complicated cataract surgery; complex cataract surgery; dislocated cataract fragments; retinal detachment; macular degeneration; cataract surgery; toric lenses; premium lenses; general ophthalmology; retinal vein occlusion; diabetic eye disease; macular oedema; vitreo-macular traction; vitrectomy
Current NHS consultant posts held
Bristol Eye Hospital
University Hospitals Bristol NHS FT
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Spanish - Native or bilingual
- Catalan - Fluent
- French - Conversational
- Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists Royal College of Ophthalmologists 2014
- Specialist in Ophthalmology University Hospital of Barcelona 2014
Reference number 6058148
Details of entry to specialist register
- Ophthalmology specialist register, 2015
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.