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Mr Matthew Edmunds Ophthalmology Consultants

GMC Reg 6048867

Position Title

Consultant in Ophthalmology

LOCATION

Trustwide

University

University of Birmingham

Start Date at Worcester

March 2019

Specialist Registration

Ophthalmic Specialist Training - West Midlands Deanery (2006 – 2017); Oculoplastics Fellowship - University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff (2017 – 2018); Adnexal Fellowship - Moorfields Eye Hospital, London (2018 -2019)

Year of Qualification

2002

Insight

 

Matt Edmunds is a Consultant Ophthalmologist with a specialist interest in Oculoplastic (eyelid), Lacrimal (tear system) and Orbital (eye socket) disease. He graduated from the University of Birmingham with Honours in 2002 and trained in emergency and general medicine in Auckland, New Zealand and Nottingham, UK (2003 – 2006). He undertook comprehensive training in all aspects of Ophthalmology in the West Midlands Deanery (2006 – 2017), including three years as a Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Fellow at the University of Birmingham.

In 2013 he gained a PhD for his research into Thyroid Eye Disease (also known as Thyroid-Associated Ophthalmopathy or Graves’ Orbitopathy). Advanced subspecialist and fellowship training in Oculoplastics, Lacrimal and Orbital disease was gained at Birmingham & Midland Eye Centre (2016 – 2017), University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff (2017 – 2018) and Moorfields Eye Hospital, London (2018 – 2019).