Associate Professor Alex Day

Consultant ophthalmic surgeon



Day, Alex

Age ranges treated

  • Adults (age 18 and above).

Qualifications / Professional memberships

  • General Medical Council - Specialist Register.
  • FRCOphth, CertLRS, MRCOphth & DRCOphth. The Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London.
  • PhD, Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London.
  • PGDipCRS (Distinction), Ulster University.
  • MB BS (Distinction), BSc (Hons 1st Class), St Georges' Hospital Medical School, London.
  • Examiner for the Royal College of Ophthalmologists CertLRS examination.
  • Invited Programme Committee member for the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.

Current NHS / University Post

  • Consultant Ophthalmologist at Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, 2015.
  • Honorary Associate Professor. Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London, London, UK.

Medical training

  • St Georges Hospital Medical School, London.
  • University College London, London, UK
  • The London Vision Clinic, Harley Street, London, UK.
  • Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.

Research interest / experience

  • Previous NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer, Moorfields Eye Hosptial, UCL Institute of Ophthalmology
  • Sub-specialist training with Fellowships in Refractive Surgery and Cataract/ Corneal Surgery at Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, and laser refractive surgery at the London Vision Clinic.
  • Laser refractive surgery (LASIK, PRK, LASEK and SMILE), phacoemulsification and femtosecond laser assisted cataract surgery and presbyopia correction including refractive lens exchange.

Languages spoken

  • English

Private treatment

Associate Professor Alex Day also provides private care

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Last updated
14th March 2024