Mr Luke Nicholson

Consultant ophthalmic surgeon



Nicholson, Luke

Age ranges treated

  • Adults (age 18 and above)

Qualifications / Professional memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists (FRCOphth)
  • MD (Res)
  • MBBS (Distinction)
  • General Medical Council (GMC)
  • European Society of Retina Specialists (EURETINA)
  • Fellow of the European Board of Ophthalmology (FEBO)

Current NHS / University Post

  • Director, Medical Retina Service, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
  • Consultant Ophthalmologist in Medical Retina, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Medical training

  • University College London - MD
  • University of Newcastle upon Tyne - MBBS with Distinction
  • UK Ophthalmology Specialist Training - CCT

Research interest / experience

  • Completed MD (Res) in Retinal Vascular Diseases with University College London
  • Awarded an Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology ARVO Travel Grant
  • Medical Retina Clinical and Research Fellow at the Moorfields NIHR BRC (2014-2016) – Clinical Research Facility
  • Medical Retina and Uveitis Clinical Fellowship, Moorfields Eye Hospital, UK (2017-2018)
  • Research interest in Retinal Vein Occlusion and Diabetic Retinopathy.
  • Published numerous papers on treatment for retinal vein occlusion and diabetic retinopathy and the use of retinal imaging in managing risks for future complications in retinal vascular diseases.

Languages spoken

  • English

Private treatment

Mr Luke Nicholson also provides private care

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Last updated
14th March 2024