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- Verified this account
- Cataract Full Pathway provider
I offer Bupa customers standard cataract surgery on the Full Pathway package option at Nuffield Health Glasgow 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.
This healthcare professional let us know that they are currently available for:
- Face-to-face consultations
- Phone consultations
- Video consultations
Last updated: 12 Nov 2020
- Oculoplastic surgery
- Surgical lacrimal
I am committed to providing a high quality level of care to my patients with all general conditions such as cataract catered for. I also have a special interest in disorders of the eyelids and eye socket.
Areas of interest
Cataract; Oculoplastics; Orbital surgery / disorders; Ocular oncology
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Ophthalmologist Gartnavel General Hospital Glasgow. I also have clinical commitments at The Queen Elizabeth University Hospital Glasgow.
Oculoplastics, Orbit, Lacrimal and Eye Cancer
1: Galea M, Cauchi P, Kemp E. Diode laser thermotherapy for conjunctival vascular
malformations. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2012 Sep 7. doi:
10.1111/j.1442-9071.2012.02878.x. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 22957708.
2: Wong KK, Roberts F, Cauchi P, Diaper C. Caliber persistent artery of the
eyelid. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2011 Sep;249(9):1395-7. doi:
10.1007/s00417-011-1685-x. Epub 2011 Apr 15. PubMed PMID: 21494872.
Courses offered to GPs
Talks to GP's and Optometrists. Last talk was on the 5th of March at The Holiday Inn, East Kilbride entitled "eyelid conditions and when to refer"
I have done over 2000 cataract procedures with a 97% success rate. My infection rate is less than 0.1%.
- FRCOphth Royal College of Ophthalmologists 2007
- MBBS The Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, University of London 1996
- Fellowship in oculoplastics, orbital and ocular oncology The Tennent Institute of Ophthalmology, Glasgow 2007
Reference number 4308180
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Steering Committee Scottish Ophthalmic Surveillance Unit 2020
Details of entry to specialist register
- Specialist Register, 2007
Affiliations / memberships
Medical Defence Union
British Medical Association
British Oculoplastics Surgical Society
British Ophthalmic Surveillance Unit
Scottish Ophthalmic Surveillance Unit
Scottish Ophthalmological Club
International Ocular Oncology Society
- Nuffield Health Glasgow Hospital, G12 0PJ
- 08:00 - 12:30
- 0141 334 9441
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
Nuffield Hospital Glasgow