Consultant in Ophthalmology (Medical Retina and Vitreoretinal Surgery)
Applications are invited for a Consultant Ophthalmologist with a special interest in Surgical and/or medical retinal diseases based at the Hull and East Yorkshire Eye Hospital. This is a new post and attracts 10 Programmed Activities PAs. The post holder will be joining 15 Consultant Ophthalmologist posts which are already established.
The successful candidate will assume a direct clinical role and will contribute to the running and delivery of the Ophthalmology service and to develop a sub-specialist interest in Surgical and/or medical retinal diseases. The post holder will also participate in the on-call rota.
The Department is fully equipped with the latest resources including digital networked fluorescein and ICG angiography; fundus autofluorescence imaging and latest generation fourier domain OCT scanning. The department has two PASCAL lasers plus a double-frequency YAG laser and two YAG lasers. The department offers PDT therapy and has a well-established intravitreal injection facility with Medisoft EPR capability.
All applicants must have passed FRCOphth or equivalent and be on the Specialist Register or be within 6 months of obtaining a Certificate of Completion of Training CCT. A Fellowship in Retinal diseases is desirable.
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