Mr Colin Vize

Mr Colin Vize


Practising at

Spire Hull and East Riding Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Colin Vize at Spire include:


Cosmetic surgery

Other treatments

Comprehensive general ophthalmology service including:
Oculoplastic and Lacrimal service
Conditions including ectropion, entropion, ptosis, eyelid cysts and lesions
Periocular skin cancer work
Watering eyes
Orbital pathology management

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Professional profile

I have been a consultant ophthalmic surgeon since 2004 and am an expert in diseases of the eyelids and orbit. I am a recognised key opinion leader in the field of microincisional cataract surgery.

I am a member of the medical advisory committee at Spire Hull and East Riding Hospital. I am the Medical Director for Family & Women’s Health Group, Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Clinical Interests

Cataract surgery
Lacrimal disorders
Oculoplastic surgery

Advanced refractive cataract surgery, Comprehensive general ophthalmic service, Oculoplastic surgery, Disorders of the eyelid, Lacrimal disorders and the watery eye, Thyroid eye disease, Periocular plastic surgery including aesthetic blepharoplasty. Skin cancer management.

Private contact details

Telephone 01482 672 444
Private secretary telephone 01482 628 201
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Qualification and professional memberships

MBBS / University of Newcastle / 1993
Bachelor of medicine, Bachelor of surgery

Professional memberships

American Academy of Ophthalmologists
British Oculoplastic Surgery Society
British Medical Association
Royal College of Ophthalmologists
European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic Reconstructive Surgeons
North of England Ophthalmological Society

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Oculoplastic and Oculoplastic Surgeon, Hull and East Yorkshire NHS Trust

Honorary Senior Lecturer, Hull York Medical School                                                                                                                                                                  

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Research and Publication


Catastrophic antiphospholipid syndrome
Aug 2013

Severe reversible ocular anterior segment ischaemia following topical trifluorothymidine
Oct 1997

Entropion-ectropion: the influence of axial globe length on lower eyelid malposition
June 2012

Punctoplasty with a Kelly punch
September 2011

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