Mr Peter Galloway
MBBS BMedSci FRCOphth
I trained at Bristol Eye Hospital, and at the Vancouver Eye Care Centre, British Columbia Canada. My sub-specialist areas of interest are cataract surgery, and medical and surgical management of glaucoma.
I perform over 500 surgical/laser procedures each year. The specialist surgical procedures for glaucoma that I offer include trabeculectomy (with anti-scarring agents known as antimetabolites, if required), combined cataract and glaucoma filtration surgery (phaco-trabeculectomy), drainage tube implantation, laser trabeculoplasty, laser iridotomy, and cyclodiode laser ciliary body ablation.
I am also the author of two ophthalmology texts, 'Common eye diseases and their management' (third edition) and 'MCQ companion to the eye: basic sciences in practice'.
I can be contacted by my private secretary Janet Bagshaw on 01937 541572 Monday to Friday, or Spire Leeds Hospital's outpatients on 0113 2185908/09.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Peter Galloway at Spire include:
Glaucoma treatment Xen implant
Royal College of Ophthalmologists
European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Medical and surgical treatment of glaucoma Early glaucoma detection Information technology in ophthalmology
Consultant ophthalmologist, Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust
Honorary senior lecturer, University of Leeds
I am based at St James University Hospital, Leeds where I am one of the glaucoma specialists. My practice there is divided between managing glaucoma and cataracts. I see private patients at Spire Leeds Hospital on Wednesdays between 9.30am and 11.00am and Fridays between 3.00pm and 6.00pm.
I enjoy outdoor pursuits including golf and skiing, but spend most of my free time relaxing at home with my wife and two children.