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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 Leigh Infirmary .
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.
I am a Consultant Ophthalmic surgeon working for Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust. I am the Clinical lead for the DIabetic retinopathy service. I am also lead for the Retina service ( Age related macular degneration and Vascular occlusions)
Areas of interest
Retinal conditions - Age related macular degneration.
Minor lid problems
- Sue Foster
- Royal Albert Edward Infirmary Wigan Lane WIGAN WN1 2NN
- 01942 822240
- 07780 632250
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
WWL NHS foundation trust
- MB ChB ( honours) Liverpool University 1992
Reference number 3618518
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- FRCOphth Royal college of Ophthalmologists 1997
Details of entry to specialist register
- Ophthalmology, 2003
- BMI The Beaumont Hospital, BL6 4LA
- 14:00 - 16:00
- 01204 404404
- Euxton Hall Hospital, PR7 6DY
- 17:00 - 21:00
- 01257 276261
- Royal Albert Edward Infirmary, WN1 2NN
- 17:00 - 18:00
- 01942 822240
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)
Ultrasound phacoemulsification of cataract, with lens implant - unilateral (including topical or local anaesthetic) - (5-50)
Yag laser photodisruption of posterior capsule of lens (including laser capsulotomy) - unilateral - (1-5)
Laser iridotomy - (1-5)
Leigh Infirmary (1-5)
Curettage/cryotherapy of lesion of eyelid - (1-5)