Ophthalmology

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Mr Tim Jackson

Consultant Ophthalmic & Retinal Surgeon
Qualifications:

PhD, MB ChB, FRCOphth

Year qualified:

1993

GMC No. or equivalent

4069005

Primary speciality:

Ophthalmology

Specialist interests:

Age-related macular degeneration
Diabetic eye disease
Cataract
Medical retina
Surgical retina (vitreoretinal surgery)

Professional memberships:

General Medical Council
Royal College of Ophthalmologists
British and Eire Association of Vitreoretinal Surgeons
American Academy of Ophthalmology
Associated for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
Medical Defence Union
British Medical Association
Retina Society

PA name:

Lisa Orpwood

Telephone:

+44 (0)20 7060 1968

Consulting address:

Guthrie Clinic
King's College Hospital
NHS Foundation Trust
Denmark Hill
London SE5 9RS

Clinic times:

By appointment

Biography

Mr Jackson is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon with a specialist interest in age-related macular degeneration, diabetes and cataract surgery. He has subspecialty expertise in vitreoretinal surgery and medical retina.

Mr Jackson is the editor of The Moorfields Manual of Ophthalmology and is the Chief Investigator on a number of ophthalmology trials including several on macular degeneration. He leads the undergraduate ophthalmology teaching at King's College London where he is a Reader in Retinal Research with a large, active research portfolio with research income of £4m. He is a specialist advisor to NICE and sits on NICE's Interventional Procedures Advisory Committee. He has about 100 retinal / macular publications (https://kclpure.kcl.ac.uk/portal/tim.jackson.html)

Mr Jackson completed his medical degree in New Zealand and began his ophthalmology training in the UK. He was Senior House Officer at St Thomas' Hospital in London and went on to complete a retinal PhD at The Rayne Institute, London. Following that, Mr Jackson undertook a further four years of Registrar training based at Moorfields Eye Hospital, where he stayed on as a Vitreoretinal Fellow until his Consultant appointment at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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