Prof Timothy L Jackson
Professor Jackson undertakes cataract, macular and vitreoretinal surgery and also has a sub-speciality interest in medical retina, including age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and diabetes.
The progressive clouding of the lens can impair your eyesight and get worse over time. If failing sight is affecting your work, hobbies or well-being
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Fluorescein angiography is an important technique used when first diagnosing eye diseases that affect the retina.
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Macular degeneration treatment
We can treat wet AMD very effectively now, providing that we catch it at an early stage.
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Professor Jackson is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at King's College Hospital, a large teaching hospital in South London and part of King’s Health Partners, the country’s largest Academic Health Science Centre. He is Professor of Retinal Research at King’s College London.
He undertakes cataract, macular and vitreoretinal surgery and also has a sub-speciality interest in medical retina, including age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and diabetes.
Professor Jackson is the editor of The Moorfields Manual of Ophthalmology; sits on NICE’s Interventional Procedures Advisory Committee; leads undergraduate ophthalmology teaching at King’s College London, and supervises PhD and MD projects in retinal research.
His main research interest is the design and execution of large multicentre retinal trials, in particular those investigating novel treatments of age-related macular degeneration. He also has a research interest in diseases of the vitreomacular interface, such as vitreomacular traction, epiretinal membrane and macular hole, and novel surgical retina innovations such as the retinal implant (so-called ‘bionic eye’). He has more than 100 PubMed retinal / macular publications.
- Professor of Hepatology and Gastroenterology
University College London
- Professor of Retinal Research
King's College London (University of London)
- Vitreoretinal surgery
- Medical retina, including age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and diabetes
- Year qualified 1994
- Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmology 1999
- PhD University of London 2003
- Vitro-retinal Fellowships, Moorfields Eye Hospital 2005-2006