Mr Patrick Watts

Mr Patrick Watts

Consultant Opthalmic Surgeon

Practising at

Spire Cardiff Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Patrick Watts at Spire include:


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Professional profile

I am a Consultant Ophthalmologist and Eye Surgeon at the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff. I trained in Yorkshire and Windsor before entering the higher surgical training programme in Wales. I undertook training in paediatric opthalmology and strabismus at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London and a Fellowship in paediatric ophthalmology in Toronto, Canada.

I am a Member of the Paediatric Opthalmology Committee of the Royal College of Opthalmologists.

Clinical Interests

Paediatric ophthalmology
Cataract surgery
Squint surgery

Adult strabismus and ocular motility disorders, small incision cataract surgery with folding intra-ocular lenses, paediatric eye surgery

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

General Medical Council UK
Royal College of Ophthalmologists UK
American Academy of Opthalmology
American Academy of Paediatric Ophthalmology
British Medical Association
Association of Research in Vision and Opthalmology

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Opthalmic Surgeon, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff.

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Personal Profile

I enjoy spending my spare time with my three children. I play badminton regularly and am a fairweather runner (otherwise I use the gym). I love long walks and visiting new cities, taking in the architecture. On a miserable day there is nothing like a good book or DIY in the house.

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Private contact details

Telephone 029 2073 6011