Ophthalmology is the field of medicine that covers eye health, more specifically the treatment of conditions which can affect this part of the body.
Our eyes act as our window to the world, so it’s perfectly natural to worry when something seems wrong with them. At Spire, the team of skilled ophthalmologists in the Bristol area are ready to help with any eye complaint you may have. From dry eye syndrome to cataracts, their experience means they know exactly how best to deal with a whole host of common conditions. With all the latest technology to hand, one of their innovative procedures could help bring your eyes back to excellent health.
Learn more about Spire’s ophthalmologists in Bristol
Treatments offered in Bristol
Once the team understand what’s causing the problems with your eye or sight, they’ll refer you for the most suitable form of treatment. All of Spire’s private ophthalmologists in South Gloucestershire can undertake a range of transformational procedures to reduce your symptoms, including:
Conditions treated in Bristol
At Spire Bristol Hospital, the experienced team will have encountered practically every possible eye complaint before. That means they’ll have plenty of knowledge and know-how when it comes to dealing with common complaints like:
Symptoms treated in Bristol
Your eyes let you see the world, so when something’s going wrong with them, it can really stop you in your tracks. But you don’t have to live with pain or disturbances to your vision, thanks to a range of procedures available at Spire Bristol. So, get in touch today if you’re experiencing:
Spire Bristol is in the northern suburbs of the city, within Redland. That puts it close to the meeting point of the M5 and M49 roads, with the A4 Portway providing access to the hospital from here. If you live in places like Bath, Keynsham, Nailsea and Portishead, this will be your closest of our ophthalmology departments.
Based in scenic surroundings at the foot of Durdham Down, we can be easily accessed by either the M4 or M5 motorways, or by Temple Meads or Parkway train stations.
PhD, FRCS, FRCOpth
I am based at Bristol Eye Hospital where I am one of the glaucoma specialists. My practice there is split between managing glaucoma and cataract. I also have clinics at Frenchay and Paulton hospitals.
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
MRCOphth (London), FRCS Ed, MD
I am an experienced Consultant Ophthalmologist, specialising in cataract surgery and general ophthalmology. From 2007 – 2010, I trained at Moorfields Eye Hospital. During this time I was a fellow for two years and for the third year I worked as a Consultant in…
MBChB, BSc, FRCOPhth, Cert LRS, MD
I am a Consultant Ophthalmologist at Bristol Eye Hospital. I graduated from Bristol medical school in 1997 and completed fellowship training in cornea and refractive surgery at Bristol Eye Hospital and Moorfields Eye Hospital in London.
MB ChB, PhD, FRCOphth
I am a Senior Consultant Eye Surgeon from Bristol Eye Hospital. I consult privately in Bristol, Bath, Swindon and Wales. I am often fondly called 'Mr Magic' by many of my patients and with good reason. My complication rate is amongst the best in the country at…
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
MBChB, FRCOphth, FHEA, CertMedEd
I am a Consultant Ophthalmologist with a sub-specialty interest in medical retina and uveitis. I carried out my training in Bristol and Cheltenham as well as visiting fellowships in New York and Washington.