Mr Shortt is a leading ophthalmic surgeon and an expert in the fields of cornea, cataract and refractive surgery.

Mr Shortt’s initial medical training was at the National University of Ireland in Dublin. This was followed by a PhD in Ophthalmology at University College, London. Mr Shortt sits on the editorial boards of various professional publications and has published extensively himself. He has received numerous prizes and distinctions including the Fight for Sight prize and the Moorfields Research Medal. Website


  • Cataract
  • Corneal Disease | Transplantation
  • Refractive Lens Exchange


  • 2013 FRCOphth Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • 2009 PhD Ophthalmology University College London
  • 2003 MRCOphth Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • 2001 MSc Physiology University College Dublin
  • 2000 Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery University College Dublin


  • Honorary Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London
  • Wellcome Trust Intermediate Clinical Fellow, UCL Institute of Immunity and Transplantation
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