Mr Michael Miller is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon specialising in cataract and glaucoma. He joined Optegra Eye Hospital North London in June 2014.
MBBS(Lond), LRCP(Eng) MRCS(Lond), DO RCS(Eng), FRCS(Glasg), FRCOphth, MD(Lond)
Places of study: Trained in ophthalmology at Middlesex Hospital London, St Thomas’s Hospital London and Moorfields Eye Hospital. He had two periods of research at the Institute of Ophthalmology in London where his contributions to ophthalmic surgery were awarded an MD in 1988. His research he also contributed the development of imaging systems in glaucoma. He ended his training with a Fellowship in Glaucoma at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver Canada before returning to a consultant post at Moorfields Eye Hospital.
Past professional history: Mr Mille was appointed as a consultant ophthalmologist to Moorfields Eye Hospital in 1992 working within the Cataract and Glaucoma Services, his posts have included the Director of the Glaucoma Service and subsequently the Director of the Cataract Service for more than 10 years. Moorfields performs more than 12,000 cataract and lens implant procedures per year. Currently, Honorary Consultant Surgeon at Moorfields Eye Hospital with part time NHS commitments at Moorfields in Central London and Moorfields at Northwick Park Hospital.
Previously: Chairman of the Secretary of State for Transport’s Honorary Medical Advisory Panel for Driving and Visual Disorders; Chairman of the Medical Advisory Committee of Moorfields Eye Hospital; London Cataract Group (NHS); World Glaucoma Association Liaison Committee; World Glaucoma Patient Association Committee.
Member of societies, bodies etc.
Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow; Royal College of Ophthalmologists; Royal Society of Medicine; United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons; European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons; American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons; Association of Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.
Currently: Trustee to the TFC Frost Charitable Trust (distributes funds to trainees for research); Trustee to the International Glaucoma Associations Chair Trust.
Previously: Chairman of the Trustees of the International Glaucoma Association; Trustee Friends of Moorfields Eye Hospital.