Mr Hove graduated with a 1st class degree from the University of Liverpool in 2002. He began his Ophthalmology career in Eastbourne as a Senior House Officer followed by a rotation through St Thomas Foundation University Hospital. Having gained his MRCOphth he then spent 2.5 years at Moorfields Eye Hospital as a Cataract Research Fellow doing research on multifocal lenses leading to a MD qualification.
His registrar training was on the North Thames Ophthalmology rotation which includes Moorfields Eye Hospital. He completed his FRCOphth , gained his Certificate of Completion of Training and is currently on the specialist register.
He did fellowships at Moorfields Eye Hospital in Medical retina, Cataracts and Eye Casualty. He also worked as a locum consultant at Moorfields Eye Hospital in both the Cataract and Eye Casualty service before taking up his current post as a substantive consultant at the Western Eye Hospital (Imperial College Hospital) where he is also the lead for Eye Casualty.
Mr Hove passed the Certificate of Laser and Refractive surgery (CertLRS) from the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in 2017. He has extensive experience of all refractive surgery procedures including LASIK, LASEK, Implantable ICL, Natural lens replacement (Refractive lens exchange) and intra-ocular lens exchanges.
He has done over 4500 intra-ocular and refractive procedures.
- Multifocal Intraocular Lens
- Cataract Surgery
- Complex Cataract Surgery
- Laser Eye Surgery (LASIK/PRK/LASEK)
- Urgent Eye Care
- Femtosecond laser Assisted Cataract Surgery (FLACS)
- Implantable Contact Lens (ICL)
- Intravitreal Injection
- Ocular Coherence Tomography (OCT)
- Retinal Imaging
- Retinal Laser Surgery
- YAG Laser Capsulotomy
- Vision Problems
- Eye Problems
- Floaters (Eye)
- Corneal Disease
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Dry Eyes
- Eye Infection
- Macular Degeneration
- Macular Haemorrhage
- MBChB (1st) University Liverpool 2002
- FRCOphth 2013
- CertLRS 2017
- Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
- United Kingdom Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
- European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
- American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
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Thank you for the heartfelt review. Helping others is what makes this job special. Mr Hove
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Mr Hove is an outstanding surgeon and ophthalmologist. I have trained with him for many years and his commitment, energy and upfront nature make him standout among his peers. He is a very reliable and trustworthy opinion.
Mr Hove is a driven, caring and highly accomplished ophthalmologist and cataract surgeon. I would gladly have him treat my friends and family. He makes surgery look easy, but this is testament to his training at world renowned institutions including Moorfields Eye Hospital. His ability combined with confidence and approachability make him an excellent colleague to work with and someone who I would highly recommend. He takes pride in the quality of his work and always seeks opportunities to train eye surgeons of the future.
I have no hesitation in recommending Mr Hove. He is an excellent surgeon with excellent surgical outcomes. His patients are his biggest advocates. He transforms lives every day with his surgical ability and has an excellent manner with patients. He works tirelessly to do this and will stop at nothing to give patients the best.
Very skilful with his craft and exceptional eye surgeon!