Areas of specialism/subspecialism: 

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Macular degeneration
  • Uveitis
  • Retinal vein occlusions
  • Surgery for vitreoretinal conditions
  • Macular Hole
  • Epiretinal membrane
  • Surgery for diabetes (proliferative retinopathy, retinal detachment, vitreous haemorrhage and tractional maculopathy)

Specialist qualifications in Ophthalmology:

2000 (Master of Surgery)

2010 (Fellowship of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists)

Further key experience:

Medical retina and uveitis fellowship, Moorfields Eye Hospital (2013-2014)

Vitreo-retinal Fellowships

Mainz, Germany (2002)

L V Prasad Eye Institute, India (2005)

Joined Yeovil District Hospital:

2014

Membership of professional /national/regional bodies:

Fellow – Royal College of Ophthalmologists

Member European Society of Retina Specialists

Other achievements:

Postgraduate Diploma in Health Education (2013)
Clinical lead for Ophthalmology at Yeovil District Hospital
Clinical Director for the YDH 2030 Programme

Research interests:

New therapies for retinal conditions

Principal investigator for several research trials at Yeovil District Hospital

Contact for NHS practice:

Phone: 01935 384512

Email: eye.secretary@ydh.nhs.uk