Consultant Profile

Mr Roger McPherson

Mr Roger McPherson BM FRCOphth
Practicing at:
Spire Cardiff Hospital
  • Ophthalmology
    • Cataract surgery
    • Diabetic eye disease
    • Glaucoma treatment
    • Macular degeneration
    • Refractive surgery
    • Retinal disease
    • Vitreo-retinal surgery
Special clinical interests:

General ophthalmology
Diabetic eye disease
Ocular trauma
Vvitreoretinal disorders
Retinal laser surgery
Macular surgery
Small incision cataract surgery 

Research interests:

Diabetic retinopathy

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Ophthalmologist, Cardiff Eye Unit, University Hospital of Wales|
Clinical Director of the Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Service of Wales

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
United Kingdom & Ireland, Society of Cataracts & Refractive Surgeons
Britain & Eire Association of Vitreoretinal Surgeons
Full general medical council registration
European Society of Vitreoretinal Surgeons
British Medical Association

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
029 2073 6011
Personal email address:
Monday and Thursday evenings 5.15pm - 8.30pm
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Roger McPherson is Consultant Ophthalmic and Vitreoretinal Surgeon at the Cardiff Eye Clinic and the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff.

Mr McPherson qualified from Southampton University Medical School in 1986 and joined the British Army on a short service commission to begin training as an ophthalmologist. He was an ophthalmology registrar in Cardiff and Swansea, before undertaking a vitreoretinal fellowship in Melbourne.

At Spire Cardiff Hospital Mr McPherson provides general ophthalmology and cataract surgery services as well as consultations for ocular trauma, diabetic eye disease and vitreoretinal disorders.

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Mr Roger McPherson

Mr Roger McPherson Consultant Ophthalmologist at Spire Cardiff Hospital in Wales

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