Annegret Dahlmann-Noor

Consultant telephone: 

020 7566 2013

Area(s) of specialism / subspecialism: 

  • Myopia management in children and young people (short-sightedness)
  • All conditions affecting children’s and young people’s eyes and vision

Year of first medical qualification: 


Location of initial medical training: 

Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany, and Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France

Further key experience: 

  • Key opinion leader in myopia management in children and young people
  • Highly research-active, bringing together multiprofessional collaborative teams to work on new insights into childhood eye conditions and novel treatment approaches
  • Principal investigator on multinational randomized controlled trials
  • Divisional director Moorfields at City Road (London)

Date joined Moorfields: 


Membership of professional /national/regional bodies: 

  • European Paediatric Ophthalmology Society 
  • American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
  • British Isles Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Association
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

Current NHS/university posts, whether full/part time, and starting year: 

  • NHS: Consultant ophthalmologist since 2011 (full-time)
  • University: Honorary Clinical Associate Professor

Other professional achievements: 

  • Initiated and together with colleagues at Great Ormond Street and Royal London Hospitals set up the pan-London international fellowship in paediatric ophthalmology/strabismus
  • Wealth of teaching and training activities, such as 
    • local/national/international webinars and invited lectures
    • consultant appraiser
    • assessor for Royal College of Ophthalmologists Certificate of Eligibility for Specialist Registration scheme
    • PhD and MSc supervisor

Research interests: 

  • Fundamental mechanisms underlying myopia development and mechanisms of action of novel treatments
  • New technologies for children to assess visual function, including remote-vision assessment at home
  • Novel treatments for amblyopia

Languages spoken: 

English, German and French