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Mr Roger McPherson

Mr Roger McPherson

Consultant Ophthalmologist
BM, FRCO (Ophth)

Practising at

Spire Cardiff Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Roger McPherson at Spire include:

Ophthalmology

Other treatments

Retinal laser surgery, small incision cataract surgery

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Professional profile

I am a consultant ophthalmic and vitreoretinal surgeon at the Cardiff Eye Clinic and the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff.

I qualified from Southampton University Medical School in 1986 and joined the British Army on a short service commission to begin training as an ophthalmologist. I was an ophthalmology registrar in Cardiff and Swansea, before undertaking a vitreoretinal fellowship in Melbourne.

At Spire Cardiff Hospital I provide a general ophthalmology and cataract surgery service as well as consultations for ocular trauma, diabetic eye disease and vitreoretinal disorders.


Clinical Interests

Ophthalmology
Cataract surgery
Diabetic eye disease
Glaucoma treatment
Macular degeneration
Refractive surgery
Retinal disease
Vitreo-retinal surgery

Ocular trauma

Private contact details

Telephone 029 2073 6011
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Qualification and professional memberships

BM / Southampton University Medical School / 1986
Medical degree


Professional memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
United Kingdom & Ireland, Society of Cataracts & Refractive Surgeons
Britain & Eire Association of Vitreoretinal Surgeons
Full General Medical Council registration
European Society of Vitreoretinal Surgeons
British Medical Association


Professional leadership

Clinical Director of the Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Service of Wales

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Ophthalmologist, Cardiff Eye Unit, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff.

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