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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 Spire Dunedin Hospital, Berkshire Independent 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.
Mr Constable trained at Cambridge and Oxford Universities before moving to Moorfields Eye Hospital for his higher specialist ophthalmic training, gaining comprehensive clinical and surgical experience in all of the major subspecialities within ophthalmology.
He spent two years as a research fellow in the Institute of Ophthalmology and the Glaucoma Unit of Moorfields Eye Hospital, as well as doing a clinical glaucoma fellowship at Moorfields, during which time he gained extensive experience into all aspects of the surgical and medical management of glaucoma.
In addition to his extensive glaucoma experience, he had a broad surgical training, including advanced phacoemulsification and refractive surgery techniques including extensive experience with multifocal and toric lens implants, neuro-ophthalmology and management of strabismus (squints).
As a consultant ophthalmologist at the Royal Berkshire Hospital he provides a broad general ophthalmic service, as well as running specialist clinics for the management of glaucoma and cataracts. He established and runs a daycase cataract service at Newbury hospital, using modern small incision daycase sutureless phacoemulsification cataract surgery, generally under local (topical) anaesthetic
Areas of interest
Cataract; small incision phacoemulsification; multifocal lens implants;toric lens implants;Diagnosis and treatment of all types of glaucoma; Laser eye treatment; Glaucoma Surgery.
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Royal Berkshire Hospital Reading
- Reading, Newbury, Bracknell
Exhibition to Cambridge University
TFC Frost Fellowship in Glaucoma
ICI Pathology Prize
Oxford Congress Ophthalmology Prize
Post op infection rate - 2013 audit= 0%
readmission rate 2013 audit =0%
- BM BCh oxford 1988
- MA cambridge 1985
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.
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Yag laser photodisruption of posterior capsule of lens (including laser capsulotomy) - unilateral - (5-50)
Spire Dunedin Hospital (5-50)
Ultrasound phacoemulsification of cataract, with lens implant - unilateral (including topical or local anaesthetic) - (5-50)
Surgical trabeculectomy or other penetrating glaucoma procedures (including topical or local anaesthetic) - (1-5)
Spire Dunedin Hospital (1-5)
Laser photocoagulation/cryotherapy of lesion of retina - (1-5)
Bleb needling +/- antimetabolites (including topical or local anaesthetic) - (1-5)
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