Joanne Hancox

Consultant telephone: 

020 7566 2624

Area(s) of specialism / subspecialism: 

Paediatric ophthalmology

Year of first medical qualification: 


Location of initial medical training: 

University College London

Further key experience: 

Two Moorfields strabismus and paediatric fellowships
Fellowship training under Mr John Lee

Date joined Moorfields: 


Membership of professional /national/regional bodies: 

Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists

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

Paediatric service director at Moorfields Eye Hospital

Full time NHS consultant, Moorfields Eye Hospital

Research interests: 

Strabismus associated with thyroid eye disease
Psychosocial effects of adult strabismus
Effect of strabismus and amblyopia on children's quality of life
Botulinum toxin treatment for strabismus

Languages spoken: 


Any other personal interests/background information that may be relevant: 

Surgical training lead for strabismus
College tutor
Lead on development of patient reported experience measures (PREMs) in children