Mr Daniel Dragnev

Consultant Ophthalmologist


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I have more than 10 years experience in ophthalmology. I have trained in Bulgaria, Germany and the UK.

I have expertise in cataract surgery under local or topical (only drops) anaesthesia. I have a special interest in the medical and surgical management of glaucoma- trabeculectomy, non-penetrating glaucoma surgery (viscocanalostomy), XEN implant. I perform combined glaucoma and cataract surgery.

I am Diabetic Retinopathy Lead at St Helens hospital and manage medical retina conditions as well (Age-related macular degeneration, Central retinal vein occlusion, Branch retinal vein occlusion). My regular practice involves anti-VEGF (Lucentis, Eylea), steroid implants (Ozurdex) and micropulse laser therapy.


Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Daniel Dragnev at Spire include:


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Additional information

Cataract surgery
Diabetic eye disease
Glaucoma treatment
Macular degeneration

Professional memberships

Fellow of The International Council of Ophthalmology

Fellow of The European Board of Ophthalmology

North of England Ophthalmology Society

I live in Cheshire with my wife and son. I enjoy travelling, diving, skiing and playing golf.

Telephone 0151 522 1881
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