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Dr Jan Kerr

Consultant Ophthalmologist
MBChB, FRCOphth, MD

Practising at

Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Jan Kerr at Spire include:

Ophthalmology

Other treatments

Oculoplastic surgery

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Professional profile

Availability - Shawfair: Tuesday 4.30pm-5.30pm.

After qualifying in 1990 I worked briefly in paediatric surgery and plastic surgery before entering training for ophthalmology. During the course of my training I wrote an MD thesis on ocular blood flow in glaucoma and ocular hypertension. After completion of my training I spent a fellowship year in ocular oncology and oculoplastic surgery in Glasgow.

I have been a full time NHS consultant since 2006 working in Edinburgh and West Lothian. My current NHS practice comprises cataract surgery, oculoplastic and lacrimal surgery in addition to general ophthalmology.

I am pleased to see adult patients with lid problems (lid malposition, lid lesions) and watery eyes.


Clinical Interests

Ophthalmology
Cataract surgery
Lacrimal disorders
Oculoplastic surgery


Private contact details

Telephone 0131 316 2530
Website http://www.doctors.net.uk/
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Fellow of Royal College of Ophthalmologists (London)

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Ophthalmologist at Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion Edinburgh and St Johns Hospital West Lothian

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