Practices worked at
Mr Robert Morris is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon and Medical Director of Optegra Eye Hospital group. He completed his medical degree with honours from St Bartholomew’s Hospital and obtained a BSc with honours from the University of London. He completed his specialty training in both the United Kingdom and United States at Oxford Eye Hospital, Moorfields Eye Hospital and the University of Iowa, one of the top five training programmes in the United States.
Mr Morris was first appointed as a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Southampton General Hospital in 1991 and in Winchester where he has been Deputy Medical Director since 1995. He has performed over 8,500 cataract procedures and is recognised as a national expert in squint surgery. He has almost 30 years of experience carrying out laser vision correction since and is experienced in LASIK, LASEK and Wavefront treatments. He also has expertise in presbyopic lens exchange.
Alongside his clinical practice, Mr Morris has been Chairman of the Wessex Deanery Education Committee and Regional Adviser for Wessex to the Royal College of Ophthalmologists. He is an examiner for the Royal College of Ophthalmologists and a member of their Microsurgery Training Faculty. He has lectured and presented both nationally and internationally his work on cataract, refractive and strabismus surgery and has published over 35 papers in peer-reviewed journals.
He holds professional memberships with both the American and European Societies of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
- Laser cataract surgery
- Laser refractive surgery
- Lens replacement (Clarivu)
- Eye muscle (squint) surgery
- Complex post-operative cataract issues
- Dry eyes
- Corneal disease
MBBS - St Bartholomew's Hospital, University of London, UK in 1979
BSc (Hons) - University of London, UK in 1979
FRCOphth - Royal College of Ophthalmologists, UK
FRCS (Eng) - Royal College of Surgeons of England, UK
MRCP - Royal College of Physicians, UK