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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 Frimley 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.
Mr Poole was appointed Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Frimley Park Hospital in 2003, having completed a Cataract, Corneal and Refractive Surgery Fellowship at Moorfields Eye Hospital immediately before.
Areas of interest
Femtosecond laser assisted cataract surgery; complex cataract surgery; toric and multifocal intraocular lens implants
Corneal and ocular surface disorders including:
Keratoconus management with crosslinking and intracorneal ring inserts
Corneal grafting including endothelial keratoplasty and femtosecond laser assisted keratoplasty
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Frimley Park Hospital, Camberley, Surrey GU16 7UJ.
Ultra-thin endothelial keratoplasty.
Femtosecond laser - assisted cataract surgery
Gold Medal for the FRCOphth examination in 1997.
English and schoolboy French.
Endophthamitis (severe infection) rate following cataract surgery at Frimley Park Hospital less than 1:1000
Posterior capsule rupture rate (cataract surgery) less than 0.5%.
- BSc, History of Medicine UCL 1991
- MBBS St Mary's Hospital Medical School, London 1992
- FRCOphth Royal College of Ophthalmologists 1997
- Corneal, cataract and refractive surgery fellow Moorfields Eye Hospital 2002
- Ophthalmologist Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre 1997
Reference number 3658406
Details of entry to specialist register
- Ophthalmology, 2003
Affiliations / memberships
American Academy of Ophthalmology
European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons
Southern Ophthalmological Society
Oxford Ophthalmic Congress
- Crondall Lane FARNHAM GU10 5XX
- 09:00 - 12:00
- 01483 579778
- Frimley Park Hospital, GU16 7UJ
- 13:30 - 17:00
- 01483 579778
- Harvey Road GUILDFORD GU1 3LX
- 08:00 - 11:30
- 01483 579778
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
Private Secretary: 01483 579778
NHS Secretary: 01276 604018