Miss Clare Wilson

Miss Clare Wilson

Contact information

T: 020 3315 8645 (NHS patient enquiries) or 020 3315 8484 (private patient bookings—or email privateoutpatients@chelwest.nhs.uk)
E: clare.wilson@chelwest.nhs.uk

Service

Ophthalmology, Children's Surgery

Specialities

Ophthalmology, Paediatric Ophthalmology


Professional expertise

  • Squint surgery
  • amblyopia (lazy eye) treatment
  • lumps and bumps around the eye
  • cataract surgery
  • watery eye procedures
  • droppy eyelids
  • retinopathy of prematurity screening
  • paediatric neuro-ophthalmmology
  • congenital ocular conditions
  • visual development disorders
  • childhood vision screening

Profile

Clare completed medical training at Imperial College and ophthalmic surgery training in the London Deanery. She completed a fellowship in paediatric ophthalmology at Great Ormond Street Hospital. She treats general adult ophthalmology patients including cataract, uncomplicated glaucoma and dry eyes as well as both general and more complex paediatric eye conditions. She has a PhD in automated analysis of retinopathy of prematurity, a potentially blinding disease of babies born preterm, and has been invited to speak on this topic widely. She is an honoary senior lecturer in computer science at UCL and has founded a company (www.retvas.com), funded in part by hospital charity CW+, to further research into innovative ways of screening for blinding conditions in children and adults.


Qualifications

PhD FRCOphth MBBS BSc

GMC number

4653196