Mr Peter Addison

Consultant ophthalmic surgeon



Addision, Peter

Age ranges treated

  • Adults (age 16 and above)

Qualifications / Professional Memberships

  • Fellow Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • Member of The Medical Defence Union
  • General Medical Council Membership

Current NHS / University Post

  • Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (2011)
  • Clinical Lead, Moorfields Retinal Vein Occlusion service (2012-2024)
  • Clinical Lead Moorfields Steroid Intravitreal Injection service (2012)
  • Honorary Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, St Thomas' Hospital, London (2013)
  • Clinical Lead for Audit and Effectiveness at Moorfields Eye Hospital (2016)
  • Deputy Director of the Uveitis Service at Moorfields Eye Hospital (2024)

Medical training

  • St John's College, Cambridge University (BA First Class Honours 1995)
  • Cambridge University Clinical School (MB BChir 1997)
  • Basic Ophthalmology Specialist Training, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge (MRCOphth 2002)
  • Doctorate of Medicine, UCL Institute of Ophthalmology (MD 2006)
  • Higher Ophthalmology Specialist Training, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London (FRCOphth 2009)
  • Medical Retina and Uveitis Fellowship, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (2009-2011)

Research interest / experience

  • New therapies in Medical Retina and Uveitis
  • Principal investigator for 2 and co-investigator for more than 10 clinical research studies
  • Regular lecturer at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology
  • More than 25 publications in peer-reviewed journals

Languages spoken


Private treatment

Mr Peter Addison also provides private care

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Last updated
21st March 2024