Dr. Godfrey Borg

Dr. Godfrey Borg

MD, DRCOphth, FRCSEd

Ophthalmology

23 years of experience
15 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

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5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Unbelievable, from start to finish. I can't find the words to describe the whole operation. This man has given me a new life for which I shall be forever grateful. “
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4598684
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    Practices worked at

    Benenden Hospital

    Goddards Green Road Benenden, Cranbrook, United Kingdom, TN17 4AX
    814 reviews

    About

    Dr Godfrey Borg is a consultant ophthalmic surgeon at Benenden Hospital. He also works as an ophthalmic consultant surgeon at the East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust.

    Dr Borg has clinical interests in small incision cataract surgery (including complex surgery,) medical retina conditions, intravitreal injection treatments for macular generation, vascular occlusions, diabetic maculopathy, squints, ectropion botox, and laser treatments including YAG Laser Capsulotomy and selective laser trabeculoplasty for glaucoma and retinal laser.

    Dr Borg received his medical degree from the University of Malta Medical School before completing general ophthalmology training in the UK. He then undertook subspecialty training including a paediatric ophthalmology and strabismus fellowship at Addenbrooke's Hospital and a medical retina fellowship at King's College Hospital.

    Dr Borg has a passion for education and training, and serve as a clinical supervisor for ophthalmology trainees as well as an assessor for the Royal College of Ophthalmologists. He is a member of a number of professional organisations including the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.

    Procedures

    • Cataract Surgery
    • Complex Cataract Surgery
    • Intravitreal Injection
    • Retinal Laser Surgery
    • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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    Special interests

    • Cataracts
    • Ectropian
    • Glaucoma
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Squints
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    Education

    • MD 1989 University of Malta
    • DRCOphth
    • FRCSEd

    Memberships:

    • Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
    • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
    • MBA
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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
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    5
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    5
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    5
    Cataract Surgery
    12/14
    Cataracts
    2/14
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    Unbelievable, from start to finish. I can't find the words to describe the whole operation. This man has given me a new life for which I shall be forever grateful.
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    Friendly well informative service
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    He put me at ease and made the whole experience both times very relaxing.
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    Great, put myself at ease.
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    Knowledgable and happy to answer my questions. Explained what he was doing at my request. Felt confident. Thank you
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    What a kind, gentle and delightful person. Polite and considerate to his staff and those assisting and excellent with those of us who are anxious or unsure. Thank you for everything you did.
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    Perfect in every way !
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    Everything explained also listened to my needs regarding cataract lens
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    A very caring and brilliantly communicative surgeon.
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    I am over the moon with Dr. Borg. He was excellent from the outset in dealing with my problem. I am not often lost for words, but I cannot think of ones that express my feelings.
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