Mr William Green specialises in cataract surgery, vitreoretinal surgery and retinal disease, including macular degeneration, macular hole/pucker/traction and retinal detachment.
Mr. Green decided that he would study ophthalmology early in his medical student training and spent some time engaged in genetic research into retinoblastoma at The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, USA as a medical student. Mr Green qualified in Medicine at The Royal London Hospital and undertook training posts in neurosurgery and plastic surgery. He then completed his ophthalmic training at Portsmouth and in London at St Thomas’ Hospital, Moorfields Eye Hospital and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery at Queen’s Square. He was appointed to the post of Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Queen Alexandra Hospital in June 1995. His clinical practice encompasses general eye conditions however he specialises in cataract and vitreoretinal surgery and is regularly involved in teaching and training of junior surgeons. He is also engaged by the charities Lifeline Express and World Sight Foundation as part of a teaching programme in China.
Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth
- Fellow of The Royal College of Ophthalmology
- Member of The Royal Society of Medicine
- Member of British and Eire Association of Vitreoretinal Surgeons
- Fellow of the European Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
- British Medical Association
- Member of European Vitreoretinal Society
- Southern Ophthalmological Society
- Clinical lead and Director, Consultant Eye Surgeons Partnership