Declan Flanagan

Declan Flanagan

Consultant telephone: 

020 7566 2039

Area(s) of specialism / subspecialism: 

Management of diabetic retinopathy and age-related macular degeneration
Photographic screening for diabetic retinopathy
Clinical networks and the development of new methods of health care delivery

Year of first medical qualification: 


Location of initial medical training: 

Trinity College, Dublin

Date joined Moorfields: 

November 2004

Membership of professional /national/regional bodies: 

Fellow of Royal College of Ophthalmologists
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons

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

Medical director and consultant ophthalmic surgeon, medical retinal service, Moorfields Eye Hospital

Other professional achievements: 

Consultant ophthalmic surgeon, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust– 1984-2007
Medical Director, Hinchingbrooke Hospital NHS Trust, Huntingdon – 2001-2004
Development of a comprehensive diabetic retinopathy screening service, fully integrated with a hospital based laser photocoagulation and vitreo-retinal service at Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge


Research interests: 

Photographic screening for diabetic retinopathy
Diabetic retinopathy
Age-related macular degeneration

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