Mr Alastair Porteous

Mr Alastair Porteous

Ophthalmology 06166982

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About me

Mr Porteous is an Ophthalmic Surgeon with a specialist interest in glaucoma and cataract.

Mr Porteous undertook a fellowship in glaucoma at the Western Eye Hospital, London. He completed his ophthalmic specialty training in London, predominantly at Moorfields Eye Hospital and the Western Eye Hospital.

Mr Porteous has a keen interest in all aspects of glaucoma management. He is experienced in glaucoma laser procedures including selective laser trabeculoplasty and YAG laser peripheral iridotomy. He is also experienced in both minimally invasive glaucoma surgery techniques such as iStent trabecular micro-bypass and more traditional filtration surgery including trabeculectomy and aqueous shunt surgery.

Mr Porteous is an experienced cataract surgeon and can undertake cataract surgery with premium toric intraocular lenses.

Mr Porteous has successfully published articles in a number of medical ophthalmic journals and has presented at a series of national and international meetings.

Mr Porteous has a keen interest in training and education, having undertaken an undergraduate teaching fellowship at Moorfields Eye Hospital, completing a postgraduate certificate in medical education with Dundee University and previously held a position on the Training the Trainers sub-committee at the Royal College of Ophthalmologists.

Areas of interest

Glaucoma; Cataract; General

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Procedures completed

  • C7122

    Ultrasound phacoemulsification of cataract, with lens implant - unilateral (including topical or local anaesthetic) - (1-5)

    Kingston Private Health (1-5)

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