Professor Charles Claoue

Professor Charles Claoue

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon

FEBO, FRCO.Ophth, MD, FRCS(Eng), DO, MB, MA, BChir, BA

Specialises in

  • Eyelid ptosis surgery

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I am a consultant ophthalmic surgeon at Spire Hartswood private hospital in Brentwood, Essex, offering private eye surgery in our clean and comfortable private hospital.

I treat patients with cataract and refractive error as well as those needing corneal grafts including penetrating keratoplasty, DSEK and DALK. I provide lens and corneal refractive surgery for myopia, hypermetropia, astigmatism and presbyopia (PRELEX presbyopic lens exchange surgery to avoid the need for reading glasses).

I am also a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Queen's Hospital in Romford, Essex.

General Medical Council Number: 2745831

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Professor Charles Claoue at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Astigmatism
  • Hypermetropia
  • Presbyopia
  • Refractive surgery for myopia
  • Viral eye disease

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Professional memberships

European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

UK & Ireland Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons (Council Member 1998-2009)

The American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery

British Society for Refractive Surgery (Secretary 1996-1999, Council Member 1999-2006)

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists

The Academy of Experts

International Intraocular Implant Society; Institute of Directors

Consultant Ophthalmologist, Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust