Mr Steve Harsum - Consultant Ophthalmologist, Ashtead Hospital, Surrey

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Mr Steve Harsum - Ophthalmology

Mr Steve Harsum is a Consultant Ophthalmologist in Surrey specialising in cataract surgery.

Based at: Ashtead Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

Clinical interests

His clinical interestsare eyelid cyst surgery, cataract removal surgery and age-related maculardegeneration treatment.  Other conditionshe treats include laser cataract surgery, micro-incision cataract surgery, complexcataract surgery, retinal surgery, retinal detachment vitreous surgery, floaters,medical retina, retinal laser, macular degeneration, diabetic retina and macularoedema.

Initial consultation fee will not exceed £200 and follow-up consultation fee will not exceed £100.

Academic background

During his medical degree he was selected for the prestigious MBPhD course at University College London. This involved fast-track medical training, combined a second degree, and a 3 year research doctorate (PhD). His doctorate involved pioneering research into wound healing. During this time he developed his passion and skills for microsurgery.

After specialising in Ophthalmology he trained in multiple hospitals in north and south London, spending the final 2 years at the world renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital as a fellow in medical and surgical retina.

Professional Memberships

FRCOphth - Fellow of the Royal College ofOphthalmologists
BEAVRS - British and Eire Association ofVitreo-retinal Surgeons
BMA - British Medical Association
AAO - American Academy of Ophthalmologists
European Society of Cataract and RefractiveSurgeons

NHS base

Epsom & St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust

Clinic Times

Wednesday

0137 223 7000