Mr Danny Mitry

Consultant Ophthalmologist


Clinical Interests

  • Refractive lens exchange
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic eye disease
  • Retinal detachment
  • Macula hole
  • Laser surgery
  • Age related macula degeneration

Professional Memberships

  • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • British and Eire Association of Vitreoretinal Specialists
  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • Royal College of Surgeons

Current NHS and /or University Posts

  • Royal Free Hospital

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Personal profile

Mr Danny Mitry is an expert cataract surgeon, vitreoretinal surgeon and medical retina specialist. He studied Medicine at Trinity College Dublin graduating with honours in surgery and subsequently completed a PhD at the University of Edinburgh.

His thesis was the largest prospective study on the epidemiology and genetics of retinal detachment a common and potentially blinding disease.

Mr Mitry then undertook seven years of specialist training in Ophthalmology in Moorfields Eye Hospital London.  After general ophthalmic training, Mr Mitry completed a higher surgical fellowship in Moorfields Eye Hospital in London, the largest Retinal Unit in the U.K.

During this period, he developed considerable expertise in the diagnosis and management of the full range of retinal and vitreous disorders, complicated cataract surgery and ocular trauma.

Mr Mitry is also an accomplished academic ophthalmologist who has published over 50 research articles in leading Ophthalmic journals. He has given many lectures nationally and has been an invited lecturer in Europe and the United States and has been commended for his skills in surgical training.

Mr Mitry is an acclaimed, highly experienced ophthalmic surgeon who has performed thousands of eye operations with an exceptional level of success and patient satisfaction. Mr Mitry prides himself on providing the best possible outcomes for his patients.

His professionalism is reflected by the hundreds of written compliments he has received from extremely grateful patients he has helped along the way.

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