Mr Michael Karampelas

Mr Michael Karampelas

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon

Practising at

Spire Bushey Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Michael Karampelas at Spire include:

Other treatments

  • Diabetic retinopathy and retinal vein occlusions treatment

  • Intravitreal delivery of therapeutic agents

  • Retinal laser surgery.

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Professional profile

I am an established retinal specialist with extensive experience in clinical as well as basic science research. I always strive to implement the latest advancements in managing retinal disease. I have a special interest in macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy providing up to date individualised treatment.

I have spent three years in subspecialist fellowships in Medical Retina and Uveitis at Moorfields Eye Hospital. I have a strong interest in teaching and research, having worked as a UCL under-graduate lecturer as well as a research fellow at Moorfields Eye Hospital clinical trials unit. I have several peer-reviewed publications and I am an invited reviewer for international journals.

I am currently the Clinical Director of the Ophthalmology department at West Hertfordshire NHS Trust.

Clinical Interests

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Member of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
Fellow of the European Board of Ophthalmology

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Ophthalmologist, West Herts NHS Trust.

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Personal Profile

Outside work, I enjoy the theatre, music, sports and reading quantum physics.

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Private contact details

Telephone 0208 901 5555