CONSULTANT

OPHTHALMIC

SURGEON 

 
Fix your vision
the safe and easy way.
Moorfields Eye Hospital

 

 

Miss Carol Cunningham was previously the Director of Cataract Services at Moorfields. She has been a consultant there since 1996 specialising in high–volume Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgery and difficult cases with weekly teaching of junior surgeons.

Professional 
Membership

 

  • The British Medical Association

  • The Royal College of Ophthalmologists

  • The American Academy of Ophthalmology (Fellow)

  • Moorfields Surgeons Association

  • The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

  • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons 

  • The Medical Defence Union

 

Specialisations

 

 

  • Cataract surgery with multifocal and toric lens implants. 

  • Medical Retinal Disorders with Laser Photocoagulation treatments and Intravitreal Injections.

  • The treatment and care of Glaucoma patients with Medical and Laser treatment.

  • Eyelid Lesion surgery.

Miss Carol Cunningham M.D. 

Miss Cunningham is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Moorfields Eye Hospital where she performs cataract surgery (phacoemulsification) and teaches ophthalmic trainees. She specialises in cataract surgery with multifocal (for distance and near vision) and toric (for astigmatism correction) lens implants as well as medical retinal diseases. Miss Cunningham is co-author of Cataract Surgery chapter of Moorfields Manual of Ophthalmology. She was previously a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon and Senior Lecturer at Royal Free Hospital (1995-1996) with specialisation in ophthalmoloplastic surgery, medical retinal diseases and cataract surgery. She was also an Attending Surgeon and Clinical Instructor at New York University Medical Centre and Northshore University Hospital where she was in private practice in general ophthalmology including anterior segment surgery, eyelid plastic surgery and retinal laser treatments (1989 -1992).

QUALIFICATIONS

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists

Equivalency of Higher Surgical Training. October 1994. 

The American Board of Ophthalmology

Diplomate. November 1989.

The American Academy of Ophthalmology

Fellow. November 1989.

The National Board of Medical Examiners of the U.S.A.

Diplomate. July 1985.

New York University School of Medicine

M.D. Doctor of Medicine. May 1984.

Barnard College of Columbia University

B.A. Bachelor of Arts. May 1980.

G.M.C. (full registration) 42 44 095

Carol Cunningham, Cataract Surgeon Laser Eye Surgery, Toric Cataract surgery, multi-focal and toric lens implants, Medical Retinal Disorders Laser

Photocoagulation treatments and Intravitreal Injections, Moorfields Eye Hospital, Ophthalmic Surgeon, Ophthamologist, Carol Cunningham, Laser Eye Surgery, 

Carol Cunningham, Cataract Surgeon Laser Eye Surgery, Toric Cataract surgery, multi-focal and toric lens implants, Medical Retinal Disorders Laser

Photocoagulation treatments and Intravitreal Injections, Moorfields Eye Hospital, Ophthalmic Surgeon, Ophthamologist, Carol Cunningham, Laser Eye Surgery

Carol Cunningham, Cataract Surgeon Laser Eye Surgery, Toric Cataract surgery, multi-focal and toric lens implants, Medical Retinal Disorders Laser

Photocoagulation treatments and Intravitreal Injections, Moorfields Eye Hospital, Ophthalmic Surgeon, Ophthamologist, Carol Cunningham, Laser Eye Surgery

Carol Cunningham, Cataract Surgeon Laser Eye Surgery, Toric Cataract surgery, multi-focal and toric lens implants, Medical Retinal Disorders Laser

Photocoagulation treatments and Intravitreal Injections, Moorfields Eye Hospital, Ophthalmic Surgeon, Ophthamologist, Carol Cunningham, Laser Eye Surgery

Carol Cunningham, Cataract Surgeon Laser Eye Surgery, Toric Cataract surgery, multi-focal and toric lens implants, Medical Retinal Disorders Laser

Photocoagulation treatments and Intravitreal Injections, Moorfields Eye Hospital, Ophthalmic Surgeon, Ophthamologist, Carol Cunningham, Laser Eye Surgery

Carol Cunningham, Cataract Surgeon Laser Eye Surgery, Toric Cataract surgery, multi-focal and toric lens implants, Medical Retinal Disorders Laser

Photocoagulation treatments and Intravitreal Injections, Moorfields Eye Hospital, Ophthalmic Surgeon, Ophthamologist, Carol Cunningham, Laser Eye Surgery

Carol Cunningham, Cataract Surgeon Laser Eye Surgery, Toric Cataract surgery, multi-focal and toric lens implants, Medical Retinal Disorders Laser

Photocoagulation treatments and Intravitreal Injections, Moorfields Eye Hospital, Ophthalmic Surgeon, Ophthamologist, Carol Cunningham, Laser Eye Surgery