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- Accredited Cataract Full Pathway provider
I offer the Full Pathway cataract surgery package for Bupa customers ...more
I offer Bupa customers standard cataract surgery on the Full Pathway package option at The Edinburgh Clinic, Spire Shawfair Park 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
Consultant Ophthalmologist with an interest in Cataract Surgery and Vitreo-Retinal Surgery.
Areas of interest
• Cataract surgery • Vitreoretinal surgery • Diabetic retinopathy • Retinal disease / surgery • Retinal laser
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Appointed as Consultant Ophthalmologist at Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion, Edinburgh in 1998
Retinal Detachment, Diabetic Retinopathy, Vitreous dynamics, Macular Disorders
Member at Mortonhall Golf Club, Edinburgh
Research Awards for Retinal Detachment Studies
42 peer reviewed publications so far
Courses offered to GPs
Updates on General Ophthalmology, Diabetic Retinopathy, Vitreo-Retinal surgery and Eye Emergencies.
Delivered at Spire Hospitals and Lister Postgraduate Institute, Edinburgh
98% success rate in cataract surgery with no co-morbidities
95% success rate in Macular hole surgery
92% success rate in retinal detachment surgery after 1 procedure
- BSc Hons, MSc, MBCHB, FRCS Ed, FRCOphth St Andrews University, Glasgow University 1986
- Vitreo-RetinalFellowship Lions Eye Institute 1996
Reference number 3193002
Details of entry to specialist register
- GMC, 1997
Affiliations / memberships
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Fellow of Royal College of Ophthalmologists
- Spire Shawfair Park Hospital, EH22 1FE
- 08:00 - 13:00
- 0131 654 5600
- The Edinburgh Clinic, EH10 5BT
- 18:30 - 20:00
- 0131 447 2340
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.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details