Mr Robert Morris is a Consultant Opthalmic Surgeon and Medical Director of Optegra Eye Hospital group. He graduated with honours from St Bartholomew’s Hospital and obtained a BSc with honours from the University of London. He initially trained 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 has been a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Southampton General Hospital since 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 been carrying out laser vision correction since 1994 and is experienced in LASIK, LASEK and Wavefront treatments. He also has considerable expertise in presbyopic lens exchange.
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 papers nationally and internationally on cataract, refractive and strabismus surgery and has published over 35 papers in peer-reviewed journals.
He is a member of both the American and European Societies of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
Mr Morris has been welcoming and approachable throughout my surgery experience. During each interaction with him, he had the time and patience to answer any questions I may of had, concerning the surgery, all without any judgement. I would highly recommend Mr Morris to my friends and family (If they wish to do laser eye surgery) , as himself and his team were safe and efficient during the surgery, all doing their upmost to reassure clients throughout the surgery process.
Good explanations generally
Very informative and overall i very pleasant process
Very experienced man calm and reassuring also a golfer so aware of my concerns lol
Very competent calm and approachable.
Was extremely happy with result. It was a fantastic experience and worth every penny. Have recommended this operation to many people
Mr. Morris made me feel comfortable & reassured. His attitude is very professional but unhurried.
Pleasant doctor and helped put me at ease
As expected. Explanation of treatment was very good. The consultation felt a little rushed. I had to wait 20 minutes to go in and see Mr Morris which was longer than I expected to wait.
Very welcoming, great information, made to feel valued. The whole procedure explained very well
Thoroughly expert, experienced, reliable and dependable. First class. I thank him from the bottom of my heart for restoring my sight.
very helpful and proffessional
I was extremely happy with my experience.
Explained everything well. Made me feel confident. Quite brisk and rough with the eye tape!
Very clear with his explaination, efficient kind and a great bed side manor.
As I stated earlier - I was extremely happy with the procedure and outcome. I just felt the follow up appointment was far too rushed.
Professional, informative and honest
Mr Morris explained fully to me the procedure He reassured me through the treatment and checked on me again after the surgery making the whole experience less anxious
Very pleasant and helpful in explaining the process and answering questions.
Trained by the best!
an excellent consultant who was definitely an expert in his field. i had my diagnosis & treatment advised with a clear explanation & within my first consultancy appointment. very very impressed by my treatment & the overall experience.
Mr Morris was very reassuring
Very kind and reassuring through the whole process. Made sure I knew what was happening at each time and what to expect
I met Robert before my surgery appointment and he put me at ease answering all of my questions. I felt reassured that he examined my eyes before the procedure and recommended which surgery was appropriate for my eyes. He met with me again just before surgery and calmed me down as I was so nervous. He told me what to do step by step during the surgery and kept me calm. I can’t fault his care and would recommend him to friends and family.
Mr Morris was brilliant and I can testify that he is very good at his job as I can now see better than 20/20.
He was charming and explained everything so well, happy to answer any question we had. He chatted easily and made us feel very relaxed in his company. I felt very re-assured by his level of expertise and experience.
Very professional and friendly. Made me feel at ease. Would highly recommend him to others.
Mr Morris explained what he recommended for me. The possible outcomes, both optimal and less positive and what to expect. He was very informative and I felt very confident in his care.
He was reassuring and confident, and I had every confidence that my eyes were in the best possible care.
Mr Morris was informative and explored every corrective surgery option in detail during the consultation. During the surgery, the procedure was explained in a step by step process, making it a comfortable and stress-free experience.
Kind and informative
Knowledgeable. Like the fact used videos to show me the different between the treatments - good way for me to take in the information. Very credible and made me feel I'll be in safe hands. (Not had laser eye surgery yet - booked for Sept)
I saw Mr Morris some years ago and he was excellent. I also saw Mr Simon Rogers recently and he too gets five stars on all counts.
I would highly recommend Mr Morris. When it was evident that his particular specialist / procedure wasn't ideal, he recommended a fellow Dr / Consultant.
Robert Morris was so professional - I was nervous to begin with but he immediately put my mind at rest and I knew that my eyes were in very safe hands!!
Mr Morris was very thorough, pleasant and professional
Very professional and answered all my questions prior to my surgery. On the day of my operation he was very reassuring and helped me feel at ease. Would definitely recommend.
I found Mr Morris to be very friendly, which put me at ease from the start. He explained everything very carefully and throughout the operation. I would certainly recommend him to friends.
Explained everything clearly and answered all questions clearly excellent service