Mr Chris Hemmerdinger

Mr Chris Hemmerdinger

FRCOphth

Ophthalmology

Video consultation available

Overall Rating

Overall
5
Bedside Manner
5
Explanation
5

Top feedback

“I cannot recommend Mr Hemmerdinger highly enough. The online consultation process was simple, easy to follow and eased my concerns during this lockdown period. Chris gave me support and guidance and as always, gave me reassurance through the whole process. “
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Subspecialties

  • Glaucoma
  • Emergency Ophthalmology
  • Cataract.
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

General Medical Council: 6029469

Consultation fees

New appointment: £190

Follow-up appointment: £140

Practices worked at

HCA UK at The Wilmslow Hospital

52 Alderley Road, Wilmslow, United Kingdom, SK9 1NY
34 reviews

Spire Regency Hospital Macclesfield

West Street, Macclesfield, United Kingdom, SK11 8DW
99 reviews

Spire Cheshire Hospital

Fir Tree Close Warrington, Cheshire, United Kingdom, WA4 4LU
42 reviews

Optegra Eye Hospital Manchester

One Didsbury Point 2 The Avenue, Manchester, United Kingdom, M20 2EY
111 reviews

About

Mr. Chris Hemmerdinger is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Macclesfield District General Hospital, where he is the lead for the glaucoma service. He was appointed as a consultant in 2011 at Warrington and Halton Foundation Trust where he spent 5 years and was clinical lead in Ophthalmology, ENT and Oral Surgery. In 2016 Chris relocated to East Cheshire trust.

He graduated in Optometry from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology before beginning his medical training at Manchester University Medical School. He went on to train in Neurosurgery and Emergency medicine before beginning training in Ophthalmology at the Royal Bolton Hospital and St Paul's Eye Unit, Liverpool.

Mr. Hemmerdinger has a specialist interest in glaucoma, cataracts and corneal diseases. He has vast experience in glaucoma surgery, particularly non-penetrating glaucoma surgery, such as Viscocanalostomy and deep Sclerectomy.

 

 
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Medical procedures

  • Aquesys Xen
  • iStent
  • Trabeculoplasty (SLT)
  • Glaucoma Surgeries
  • minor eyelid procedures
  • Urgent Eye Care
  • Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS)
  • Tube Surgeries
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Complex Cataract Surgery
  • Humphreys Visual Field
  • Multifocal Intraocular Lens
  • New Eye Exam
  • Ahmed Implants
  • Cyclodiode
  • Iridotomy
  • Trabeculectomy
  • OCT (Ocular Coherence Tomography)
  • Orthoptics
 
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Special interests

  • Blephex
  • Conjunctivitis (pink eye)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye problems
  • Lazy Eye
  • Cataracts
  • Corneal Disease
  • Dry Eye Syndrome
  • Eye Infection
  • Glaucoma
  • Vision problems
  • Blepharitis
  • Eye Problem
  • MGD (Meibomian Gland Dysfunction)
 
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Education

  • Fellow of Royal college of Ophthalmologist, FRCOphth
  • Member of college of Optometrists, MCOptom
  • Current President Medical Contact Lens and Ocular Surface Society (MCLOSA)
  • Member of United Kingdom and Eire Glaucoma Society (UKEGS)
  • Past Chairman Northern Optometric Society
 
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Reviews

Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

I cannot recommend Mr Hemmerdinger highly enough. The online consultation process was simple, easy to follow and eased my concerns during this lockdown period. Chris gave me support and guidance and as always, gave me reassurance through the whole process.

08-05-2020
Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

I was impressed with the speed and efficiency with which Mr. Hemmerdinger addressed my problem.

23-04-2020
Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

From the initial consultation, the care that we received from Chris was outstanding. He is very knowledgeable, professional and very friendly. Although my dad lives abroad which made it even more difficult, Chris really supported us through this.

21-04-2020

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