Professor Keith Barton

Consultant ophthalmic surgeon



Barton, Keith

Age ranges treated

  • Adults (age 16 and above)

Qualifications / Professional memberships

  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists (Fellow)
  • Royal College of Physicians of London (Fellow)
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England (Fellow)
  • Royal Society of Medicine (Fellow)
  • International Glaucoma Association (Trustee)
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology (International Member)
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (Member)
  • European Glaucoma Society (Member)

Current NHS / University Post

  • Consultant Ophthalmologist, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust since 1996. Glaucoma Service Director since 2005
  • Honorary Reader, Department of epidemiology and Genetics, Institute of Ophthalmology, University College Hospital
  • Chairman, International Glaucoma Association Registered Charity
  • Editor-in-Chief, British Journal of Ophthalmology

Medical training

  • The Queen’s University of Belfast
  • Moorfields Eye Hospital

Research interest / experience

  • Surgical management of glaucoma and cataract.
  • Glaucoma Drainage Implants
  • Glaucoma Surgical Outcomes
  • Secondary glaucomas, especially uveitic glaucoma
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine

Languages spoken


Private treatment

Professor Keith Barton also provides private care

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Last updated
14th March 2024