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Professor Philip Bloom, Male

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon 2930804
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Philip Bloom has clinical interests in Glaucoma & Cataract. He qualified in 1984 (Bristol University) and trained in Bristol, The Western Eye Hospital & Moorfields Eye Hospital. He is President of the UK & Ireland Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons (UKISCRS), Chairman of the International Glaucoma Association (IGA), Trustee and Board Member of the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM), council member & past President of the RSM Ophthalmology Section and a Keeler Scholarship Board Trustee (Royal College of Ophthalmologists). His special clinical and research interests include minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (including glaucoma laser treatments), neuro-protection, surgical simulation/training and spectacle independence after cataract surgery.

Special interests

Glaucoma treatment with medications, laser & surgery

Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS)

Cataract surgery (routine and complex)

Spectacle independence using bespoke toric and multifocal intra-ocular lenses