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Mr Andrew J Morrell

Consultant ophthalmologist
BSc FRCS FRCSed FRCophth

Practising at

Spire Leeds Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Andrew J Morrell at Spire include:

Ophthalmology

Other treatments

Lacrimal disorders Corneal and external eye disease

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Professional profile

I have a particular interest in anterior segment surgery including cataract and corneal surgery with premium, monofocal lenses and multifocal lenses.

My special interests also include corneal surgery and treatment for keratoconus with keraring and cross linking and corneal grafting. In addition I specialise in laser phototherapeutic keratectomy for recurrent corneal erosion syndrome. Since 1993 I have specialised in refractive surgery including excimer laser correction of refractive error with LASIK, LASEK and wavefront guided treatments.

I qualified from Birmingham University Medical School. The majority of my ophthalmology training was undertaken at the Birmingham and Midland Eye Hospital. I undertook a fellowship in corneal surgery and external eye disease at St. Thomas's Hospital, London before being appointed as consultant ophthalmologist at St James's University Hospital, Leeds in 1992. I am involved in the teaching of medical students and surgical trainees and was appointed Regional Director of Training for the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in 1997


Clinical Interests

Cataract surgery
Corneal and external eye disease
Macular degeneration
Lacrimal disorders
Refractive surgery


Private contact details

Telephone 0113 218 5908/9
Website http://www.janetnichols.co.uk
Private secretary Janet Nichols
Private secretary telephone 0113 218 5941, 01943 878314 or 07979 506314
Private secretary fax 0113 218 5975
Private secretary email janet.nichols@spirehealthcare.com
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Current NHS posts

Consultant ophthalmologist, Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust
Honorary senior lecturer, University of Leeds

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