- Not Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Cataract Full Pathway provider
I offer Bupa customers standard cataract surgery on the Full Pathway package option at Spire Portsmouth Hospital, Optegra Eye Hospital Hampshire .
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 Booth studied Medicine at the University of Southampton, qualifying in 1994. He trained in Ophthalmology in the South Thames and Wessex regions, completing specialist training in medical retinal conditions at Southampton.
He was appointed as a Consultant Ophthalmologist at Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth in 2004 where he undertakes cataract surgery, general and medical retinal clinics. He has developed a highly successful service offering the latest treatments for macular diseases, including Intravitreal Lucentis, Eylea and Ozurdex. His macular degeneration service was nominated for a Macular Society Excellence Award in 2013 and 2014.
Mr Booth has a undertaken a number of roles within the department including College Tutor, overseeing training of junior eye surgeons at Queen Alexandra Hospital, and Clinical Director of the Eye Department. He has been one of the leads driving the expansion of research activity in the Eye Department, acting as Principal Investigator on a number of key trials in medical retinal eye disease and recruiting an enthusiastic team of research staff.
Areas of interest
Medical retina; Cataract surgery; Age-related Macular Degeneration; Diabetic Eye disease; Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
Clinical Director for Ophthalmology
Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth
Age-related Macular Degeneration
Diabetic Eye Disease
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Cycling, Golf, Walking, and spending time in Pembrokeshire.
- Bachelor of Medicine Southampton University 1994
- Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists Royal College of Ophthalmologists 2000
Reference number 4109068
Details of entry to specialist register
- Ophthalmology, 1994
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.