Mr John Greenwood

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon


Clinical Interests

  • Cataract surgery
  • Refractive lens exchange surgery
  • Lens implants
  • Vision correction
  • PRELEX (Presbyopic Lens Exchange)

Professional Memberships

  • Member of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Member of the United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists


Personal profile


Mr Greenwood was awarded his medical degree at University College London before completing Ophthalmology training at the Western Eye Hospital, St Thomas’ Hospital and Moorfields Eye Hospital, London.

Mr Greenwood is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at the Hampshire Clinic as well as at the North Hampshire Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.  He completed specialist fellowship training in cataract surgery, refractive surgery and anterior segment surgery at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London, graduating in 2003.  This specialist area includes both cataract surgery and lens implant surgery. 

Mr Greenwood has a specialist interest in cataract surgery and has now performed over 12,000 procedures.  He also offers lens exchange procedures in the presence of early cataract, to correct long sight, short sight, astigmatism and presbyopia.  He has a very wide experience in general ophthalmology and also offers ophthalmic care for emergencies.  He has extensive experience in the management of glaucoma, dry eye and retinal conditions.

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