Prof. David O'Bart, Ophthalmologist

Prof. David O'Bart

Ophthalmologist

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Prof. David O'Bart

Ophthalmologist

Prof. David O'Bart

Ophthalmologist

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Address

  • The Wellington Hospital

    Wellington Place, St John's Wood, London, NW8 9LE

About Prof. David O'Bart

GMC number: 3083978

Year qualified: 1985

Place of primary qualification: University of London

Professor David O'Brart: Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon

Professor David O'Brart is a highly esteemed Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon and the President of the UK and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. He qualified as an Ophthalmic Surgeon in 1990 and has since developed extensive expertise in corneal and small-incision cataract surgery.

Professor O'Brart's academic journey includes two years at the United Medical and Dental Schools, University of London, where he earned a Doctorate in Medicine. He completed his ophthalmic surgical training at St. Thomas' Hospital, London, and Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge. Further honing his skills, he undertook a fellowship with Professor Weinreb at the Shiley Eye Centre in San Diego, focusing on advanced techniques in glaucoma.

David has held several prestigious roles, including immediate past President and treasurer of the United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. He has also served as a council member and secretary of the British Society of Refractive Surgeons and past-president and secretary of the Southern Ophthalmological Society. Additionally, he is a co-opted board member of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.

Professor O'Brart is actively involved in research, particularly in the fields of refractive surgery, cornea and external eye disease, cataract surgery, and glaucoma. He has earned an international reputation for his contributions to corneal, cataract, and refractive surgery.

Areas of Expertise:
- Refractive Eye Surgery
- Complex Small Incision Cataract Surgery
- Glaucoma Surgery
- Corneal Grafting

Conditions Treated:
- Cataracts
- Glaucoma
- Dry Eye Syndrome
- Corneal Disease
- Lazy Eye

Professor David O'Brart continues to be a leading figure in ophthalmology, dedicated to advancing surgical techniques and improving patient outcomes.