Consultant Profile

Mr Martin Snead

Name:
Mr Martin Snead MA, MD, FRCS (Eng), DO (Lond), FRCOphth
Practicing at:
Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital
Specialties:
  • Ophthalmology
    • Cataract surgery
    • Retinal disease
    • Vitreo-retinal surgery
Special clinical interests:

All aspects of vitreo retinal surgery, retinal detachment repair, macular surgery, ocular trauma, diabetic eye disease.

Research interests:

Stickler's syndrome, retinal detachment

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Ophthalmologist - Addenbrooke's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridge
Associate Lecturer - University of Cambridge

Year of first medical qualification:
1984
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
Fellow Royal College – Ophthalmologists (http://www.rcophth.ac.uk)
Fellow Royal College Surgeons (England)
Fellow Royal Society of Medicine
Member Club Jules Gonin (www.clubjulesgonin.com)
British and Eire Association of Vitreoretinal Surgeons
Oxford Ophthalmological Congress (Council member)
Cambridge Ophthalmological Symposium (Trustee and Academic organiser)
 
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
01223 266990
Private secretary:
Sue Fellows
Private secretary telephone number:
01223 365148
Private secretary email address:
 
Background Information 
Personal profile:

I graduated from London University in 1984 and trained in ophthalmic surgery in London, Nottingham, Cambridge and New York before being appointed as Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in 1996. I have a special interest in all aspects of retinal and vitreous surgery, especially surgery for the repair of retinal detachment, diabetic and macular disorders, ocular trauma and macular hole repair. I lead the Vitreoretinal Research Group at Cambridge University investigating the molecular pathology of retinal detachment, familial retinal detachment and the Stickler syndromes.

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Mr Martin Snead

Mr Martin Snead Ophthalmology Consultant, Cambridge, private hospital specialist.

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