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Mr Andrew Chung

Ophthalmology

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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 Optegra Eye Hospital Yorkshire, Spire Methley 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.

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Overview

Specialises in

  • Oculoplastic surgery
  • Surgical

About me

Mr Andrew Chung BSc(Hons) MBChB MRCS(Ed) FRCOphth

Cataract surgery
Corneal and external eye disease
Oculoplastic surgery
Special clinical interests:
Cataracts
General Ophthalmology
Cornea
Dry eyes
Oculoplastic (eyelid surgery) - in-/out-turning eyelids,
Lacrimal Surgery for watering eyes


Year of first medical qualification:
1996

Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
- Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists (UK)
- Elected Council member - UK and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (UKISCRS) 2000-2014
- Honorary Treasurer – The North of England Ophthalmological Society
- Vice President - Medical contact lens and ocular surface association
- Ophthalmic representative for the Royal College of Ophthalmologists at British Standard Institute
- Member of Surgical Skills Faculty - the Royal College of Ophthalmologists (UK)
- Member of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS)
- Member of the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh)
- Member of American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
- General Medical Council associates
- Committee member of the UK branch of European Registry of quality outcomes for cataract and refractive surgery

Professional profile:
Mr Chung graduated from the Medical School in the University of Leeds in 1996. He has undertaken both the basic and advanced surgical training in ophthalmology in the Yorkshire region. He further developed his sub-speciality interests in Cornea and Oculoplastic (Eyelid) surgery by undertaking a super specialised fellowship programme at the Manchester Royal Eye Hospital & Leeds General Infirmary.

He is particularly well qualified, having performed in excess of 5000 ophthalmic operations (including over 2500 small-incision sutureless cataract/lens surgery and 2000 eyelid surgery). While he has been trained to manage all general eye conditions, he specialises in a range of surgery:

- Sutureless Cataract surgery (including advanced multi-focal and accommodative intra-ocular lens implantation)
- Corneal grafting (both full thickness and more advanced partial thickness lamellar grafting)
- Eyelid surgery - for droopy or sagging eyelid, in-turning/out-turning eyelids.
- Dry eyes

Areas of interest

State of the Art latest Small incision Sutureless CATARACT SURGERY; Glaucoma; Oculoplastics; Dry Eyes; Corneal surgery / disease. General Ophthalmic Condition e.g. red eye, painful eye, loss of vision

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