Consultant

Prof Chris Hammond

Consultant Ophthalmologist
MA MD MRCP FRCOphth
Christopher Hammond

Professor Hammond is an internationally recognised researcher into the genetics of common eye diseases including myopia, cataract, glaucoma and age-related macular degeneration.

Ophthalmology
English
In-person, Video call
From £250

Bio

Chris Hammond is Frost Professor of Ophthalmology at King's College London, and a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at St Thomas' Hospital in London.

He trained at Moorfields Eye Hospital (Paediatric OPhthalmology and Strabismus Fellowship), St Thomas' Hospital (Senior Registrar), the Western Eye Hospital (Registrar), and Addenbrooke's Hospital Cambridge (Senior House Officer).

He is an internationally recognised researcher into the genetics of common eye diseases including myopia, cataract, glaucoma and age-related macular degeneration.

His research group is based in the Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology.

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  • Squint (strabismus)
  • Myopia
  • Genetics of glaucoma, cataract, myopia, macular degeneration

  • Frost Professor of Ophthalmology
    King's College London
  • Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
    St Thomas' Hospital (Guys and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust)

Year qualified 1988

Cambridge University 1985

Oxford University 1988

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