Mr Alex Ionides MBBS BSc FRCOphth MD

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Moorfields Eye Hospital

Mr Ionides is a consultant eye surgeon at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London. He trained at UCL and Middlesex hospitals medical school and qualified in 1989. After a stint at Great Ormond Street and Kingston Royal Eye Unit, Mr Ionides started at Moorfields Eye Hospital as an SHO in 1992.

In the mid ‘90s he spent two years at the Institute of Ophthalmology getting an MD studying the genetics of cataract and then completed his higher surgical training at Moorfields Eye Hospital. He did a corneal fellowship at Moorfields and became a consultant there in 2001 specialising in cataract and refractive surgery as well as Primary Care.