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Mr Kuan Sim

Consultant Ophthalmologist
MB BCh BSc (Hons) FRCSEd (Ophth)

Practising at

Spire Thames Valley Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Kuan Sim at Spire include:

Ophthalmology

Other treatments

  • Vitreo-retinal surgery
  • Retinal disease

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Professional profile

I have had extensive training in ophthalmology at the Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham, St Paul's Eye Unit. in Liverpool and at the Birmingham Midland Eye Centre to specialist level.

I undertook further training in medical retina in London at Hillingdon Hospital and Western Eye Hospital, Imperial Healthcare NHS Trust. I lecture and present regularly at local, national and international meetings with publications in major peer-reviewed journals. I hold fellowship and membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons and American Academy of Ophthalmology.

I am the Clinical Lead for Buckinghamshire Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Service and have special interests including: Macular degeneration (especially Lucentis and photodynamic therapy); diabetic eye disease (laser surgery as well as new Avastin injection); retinal vascular disease (including new Avastin and Macugen treatment); small incision cataract surgery (including accommodative, toric lens implant and IOL-Vip); glaucoma (including Argon,YAG and Cyclodiode laser treatment); inflammatory eye disease (both anterior and posterior segment).


Clinical Interests


Treatment of age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and retinal vein occlusion, small incision cataract surgery including multifocal, IOL VIP and toric lens implantation

Private contact details

Telephone 07989 378891
Email kuantzen@gmail.com
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
American Academy of Ophthalmology
European Society Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

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Personal Profile

I am married with one daughter. Outside my busy medical practice, I enjoy travelling and sampling good food from around the world.

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