Mr Vernon Long

Consultant ophthalmologist

Practising at

Spire Leeds Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Vernon Long at Spire include:

Ophthalmology at Spire Leeds Hospital

Paediatrics at Spire Leeds Hospital

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Professional profile

I have been practising as an NHS consultant since July 2004. I completed my general ophthalmology training in Dublin, Ireland. I have also done a paediatric and neuro-ophthalmology fellowship at Leicester and a paediatric ophthalmology fellowship at the Sick Children's Hospital in Toronto, Canada.

I am happy to see all children's eye problems. I am also happy to see adults with cataracts or other general ophthalmology conditions. I have clinics on the first and third Monday of each month.

Clinical Interests

Cataract surgery
Paediatric ophthalmology
Squint surgery

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Ophthalmologists
American Association of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
North of England Ophthalmology Society

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Current NHS posts

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

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Private contact details

Telephone 0113 218 5908/9

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