Vitreoretinal Fellow in Ophthalmology

22 Sep 2020
30 Sep 2020
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Applications are invited for the post of Vitreoretinal Fellow. We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated doctor with post-graduate experience in Ophthalmology at Clinical Fellow level or above. A higher qualification in Ophthalmology would be an advantage. The successful candidate would join the Ophthalmology team at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust with duties at Royal Blackburn Hospital, Burnley General Hospital and other outreach sites.

The department offers subspecialty interests in Medical Retina, Paediatrics, Vitreoretinal surgery, Oculoplastic, Diabetic Eye Disease, Anterior segment including corneal transplantation and Glaucoma. The Unit is supported by highly trained Nurse Practitioners and a substantial orthoptic department. There is active inservice training and monthly clinical audit meetings. The department is well equipped with Argon, YAG and SLT lasers, OCT, GDx and digital fundal imaging systems. The Consultants are very proactive and would make every effort to provide training in medical and surgical in the appropriate sub specialities.


For further information please contact

Mr Philip David -