Cataracts, laser eye and replacement lens surgery information event
Edinburgh Marriott Hotel | 111 Glasgow Road | EH12 8NF Edinburgh
Saturday, 27 January 2018 from 12:40 to 14:00
Our next free information event for anyone considering vision correction surgery. Whether you’re interested in laser eye surgery, refractive lens surgery or cataract removal, this is the event for you. The event is an enjoyable and informative opportunity to spend time with Mr Jonathan Ross who will be delighted to answer your questions and share his experience with you. There’s no obligation to book an appointment after the event, in fact we encourage you to consider all your options before choosing a clinic for treatment.
To book, visit Eventbrite: https://cataractsandlaser.eventbrite.co.uk
Mr Ross is originally from Edinburgh and has now been a full time eye surgeon for 18 years, performing approximately 1500 eye surgeries every year in central Scotland. He continues to deliver high volume surgery within the NHS as a core member of the Scottish Cataract Team at Golden Jubilee National Hospital, and is playing a leading role in the design and development of the new, state-of-the-art national cataract centre for Scotland This service, once fully functional, is intended to double Scotland’s NHS cataract surgery capacity. Part of this project will involve benchmarking cataract services around Europe and beyond.
Mr Ross believes in delivering world class refractive eye care in Scotland, with the best technology available and time to talk to patients and develop tailored treatment. To this end he formed Laser Vision Scotland at Spire Shawfair Park Hospital in 2013 and with the help of his colleague Sanjay Mantry and a team of brilliant support staff has developed the service that now exists today.
Most of the patients who attend Laser Vision Scotland are referred by friends or family who have already been under our care.
Mr Ross is a Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists of the United Kingdom, Examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Examiner for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of
Glasgow, Member of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, Member of the United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, and has for many years been an author and peer reviewer for several scientific journals including the British Journal of Ophthalmology.