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Mr Timothy Dabbs

Mr Timothy Dabbs

Consultant ophthalmologist
MB FRCS FRCOphth

Practising at

Spire Leeds Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Timothy Dabbs at Spire include:

Ophthalmology at Spire Leeds Hospital

Other treatments

Corneal and external eye disease
Diabetic eye disease
Glaucoma treatment
Macular degeneration

 

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Professional profile

I am a consultant ophthalmic surgeon with a special interest in vitreoretinal surgery. I trained in Manchester, Sheffield and Birmingham before being appointed as a consultant in 1990. I have worked in Leeds ever since and was, for 10 years, director of special surgical services and ophthalmology at St James University Hospital.

I provide general ophthalmic services but have a special interest in the surgical treatment of retinal diseases and have pioneered the treatment of age related macular degeneration using anti-VEGF drugs at Spire Leeds Hospital.

I also undertake general ophthalmic surgical treatments such as cataract and the management of glaucoma and undertakes laser treatment for a variety of retinal diseases.

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh)
Royal College of Ophthalmologists

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Current NHS posts

Consultant ophthalmologist, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Honorary senior clinical lecturer, University of Leeds

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Personal Profile

I am a Yorkshireman by birth and have lived and worked in the Leeds area since 1990 with my wife and four children. When I have time I am a keen walker, swimmer and cyclist, and with my family have greatly enjoyed exploring the delights of the Yorkshire countryside over the years.

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Private contact details

Telephone 0113 218 5908/9
Private secretary Janet Nichols
Private secretary telephone 0113 218 5941, 01943 878314 or 07979 506314
Private secretary email janet.nichols@spirehealthcare.com

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