Mr Damian Lake

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon

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Mr Damian Lake

Medical qualifications

MB. ChB, FRCOphth, LLM

Year of qualification

1997

Consultation fee(s)

First consultation
£250
Follow up consultation
£200

Professional profile

Since 2008, Mr Lake has been a consultant at the Queen Victoria Hospital specialising in corneal transplants, advanced cataract and refractive surgery and at The McIndoe Centre offering general ophthalmology services.

Mr Lake has been actively involved in the national organisation of corneal transplant services as Medical Advisor to the Eye bank at The Queen Victoria Hospital, Chair of the Ocular Tissue and Transplantation Advisory Group (OTTSG) at the Royal College of Ophthalmologists and a member of the Ocular Tissue Advisory Group (OTAG) for NHSBT.

His research interests include corneal stem cells, corneal transplants and advanced cataract surgery techniques. Mr Lake has presented these research findings at specialty meetings in the UK and abroad and published many papers within internationally renowned and peer reviewed professional journals.

Mr Lake completed a legal degree (LLM) in 2022 and provides opinions on Medico legal cases in the UK and internationally.

Speciality

Ophthalmology

Specialist Interests

Cataract
Refractive

Current memberships

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists
The American Academy of Ophthalmologists
United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
The Cornea Society

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Mr Damian Lake

Medical qualifications

MB. ChB, FRCOphth, LLM

Year of qualification

1997

Consultation fee(s)

First consultation
£250
Follow up consultation
£200

Patient story: Chris Briggs

Motorcycle enthusiast Chris Briggs can now get on his bike following two cataract operations at The McIndoe Centre.

“Mr Lake was very clear in his explanation of what the operation would entail and we discussed the various options of different lenses so that I could choose what was best for me. I was a day patient both times and the care was really excellent from start to finish."


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