Mr Jonathan Clarke

Jonathan Clarke

Consultant telephone: 

020 7566 2087

Area(s) of specialism / subspecialism: 

  • Glaucoma
  • Cataract

Year of first medical qualification: 


Location of initial medical training: 

Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School

Further key experience: 

  • Glaucoma surgery and the auditing of outcomes
  • Presentations at international meetings
  • Paper publications in the medical literature
  • Research fellow at Moorfields Eye Hospital and the Institute of Ophthalmology 2002-04
  • Clinical fellow in glaucoma, 2008 to 2009, Moorfields Eye Hospital
  • Principal investigator for several early and late phase clinical trials

Date joined Moorfields: 

Research fellow 2002, consultant 2009

Membership of professional /national/regional bodies: 

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • Member of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • Panel member of the Secretary for State for Transport’s honorary advisory panel on driving and visual disorders
  • Expert committee member for the European Vision Institute Clinical Research Network

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

  • Full-time consultant ophthalmologist 2010
  • Clinical lead for Moorfields Eye Unit at Mile End 
  • Clinical director for Moorfields East, Moorfields Eye Hospital

Other professional achievements: 

  • Doctorate in Medicine from UCL
  • BSc in Biochemistry
  • Moorfields “Team of the Year” award 2013
  • Clinical director of Moorfields East 

Research interests: 

  • Clinical trials for new drug treatments in glaucoma
  • Wound healing following glaucoma surgery
  • Modification of surgery and the post-operative management to improve the outcome

Languages spoken: 

  • English

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

  • Provision of training to ophthalmologists, optometrists, trainee doctors and nurse specialists