Consultant Profile

Mr Thomas Ressiniotis

Mr Thomas Ressiniotis MBBS, MRCOphth, MD, FRCSEd(Ophth)
Practicing at:
Spire Little Aston Hospital
  • Ophthalmology
    • Cataract surgery
    • Glaucoma treatment
Special clinical interests:

Small incision cataract surgery,
Glaucoma assessment and monitoring,
Glaucoma surgery including modern technique of Trabeculectomy with antimetabolites 
Laser treatment of glaucoma

Research interests:

Glaucoma genetics, glaucoma surgery

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Ophthalmologist, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust

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

Member of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
Member of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Member of the Midlands Ophthalmological Society

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0121 580 7151
Private secretary:
Sarah  Morris
Private secretary telephone number:
07716 733026
Private secretary email address:
Monday Evening and Tuesday Morning
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Ressiniotis completed his specialist registrar training in Ophthalmology in the Northern Deanery, between Newcastle upon Tyne, Sunderland and Middlesbrough.

During this time he gained extensive training in general ophthalmology and developed a particular interest in glaucoma and cataract surgery through clinical experience, research and teaching. He has been awarded the Higher Degree of Doctor of Medicine from Newcastle University in 2007 for his research in the field of Glaucoma Genetics. He attends and presents regularly at national and international meetings and has published a significant number of articles on peer reviewed journals as well as book chapters. 
After his Specialist Training, he completed a two year Fellowship in Glaucoma in Moorfields Eye Hospital in London, during which he obtained advanced clinical and surgical skills in the field of glaucoma and cataract.

He is currently appointed as a Consulant Ophthalmologist at the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, leading the Glaucoma Service in Good Hope Hospital. His vision is to provide a top quality comprehensive glaucoma, cataract and general ophthalmology service, including laser and surgical management of complex glaucoma cases. He is particularly interested in the latest advances on modern small incision cataract surgery, correction of astigmatism and intraocular lens implants.

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Mr Thomas Ressiniotis

Mr Thomas Ressiniotis Ophthalmology Consultant, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, private hospital specialist.

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