- Not Fee assured
- Verified this account
- 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 Nuffield Health Taunton 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.
- Surgical retinal
My undergraduate medical training was at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, obtaining a first class degree. I completed my specialist ophthalmology training with fellowships at St Thomas' and Moorfields Eye Hospital, in Medical and Surgical Retina.
I took up my consultant post in 2006 in Taunton. I set up and lead the macular degeneration treatment services at Musgrove Park hospital. I am clinical lead for the eye department.
Areas of interest
Small Incision Cataract surgery; Age Related Macular Degeneration; Macular Hole; Retinal Detachment; Floaters; Diabetic Retinopathy; Retinal Vein Occlusion; YAG Laser Capsulotomy; Retinal surgery; Medical retina;
- Carol Matravers
- Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital Staplegrove Elm TAUNTON TA2 6AN
- 01823 250614
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Reference number 4067948
- Nuffield Hospital Taunton Staplegrove Taunton...
- 08:30 - 12:30
- 01823 250614
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
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Intravitreal injection of pharmaceutical for neovascular age related macular degeneration - (5-50)
Pars plana vitrectomy with internal tamponade, scleral buckling and retinopexy without dissection or excision of epiretinal membrane/macular surgery - (1-5)
Musgrove Park Hospital (1-5)