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Ophthalmic Services

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Service Summary

The Trust’s ophthalmic department is one of the busiest in the region.  We offer a comprehensive range of ophthalmic services, comprising general ophthalmology, as well as a wide range of sub-specialist services to the population of Calderdale and Huddersfield. The exception is specialist ocular oncology, which is served from supra-regional centres in Sheffield and Liverpool.  Included in the specialist clinics are referrals taken form outside the region for certain medical eye conditions such as Uveitis and, Bechets’ disease.

Where to find us

Calderdale Royal Hospital - Head and neck unit, ground floor.

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary - Lower ground floor (signposted wards 17 & 20).

Who to contact to find out more

Calderdale Royal Hospital - Susan Goonoo - 01422 357171 ext 2414

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary -Dianne Sisson - 01484 342000 ext 7247

Meet the team

The ophthalmic team works across both the Calderdale & Huddersfield sites and brings together a wealth of experience in the field. It includes consultants and doctors who specialise in corneal disease, ophthalmic plastic surgery and lacrimal surgery.  The team includes nine consultants, eight orthoptists, three nurse practitioners and three opticians.

The ophthalmic team’s expertise in this service area has recently been recognised at the Celebrating Success awards, where the team won first prize for their initiative to drive down waiting times. The initiative has also been nominated in this year’s national Health and Social Care Awards.

Name

Special interests

Inpatient services

Outpatient services

Dr Fayyaz Musa

Secretarial Contacts:

fran.reilly@cht.nhs.uk or 01484 342354

claire.byrne@cht.nhs.uk or 01422 223969

  • Keratoconus management
  • Glaucoma treatment including surgery and laser
  • Cataract

 

Calderdale Royal Hospital

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

Calderdale Royal Hospital

Todmorden Health Centre

Mr C Hutchinson

Corneal disease, ophthalmic plastic surgery and lacrimal surgery.

Calderdale Royal Hospital

Calderdale Royal Hospital, Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and  Westwood Park Diagnostic and Treatment Centre

Ms R Lagnado

Corneal disease, ophthalmic plastic surgery and lacrimal surgery.

Calderdale Royal Hospital

Calderdale Royal Hospital and Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

Mr SR Spencer

Medical Retinal - Diabetic Retinopathy - Macular Degeneration - Photodynamic Therapy.

Calderdale Royal Hospital

Calderdale Royal Hospital and Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

Mr SU Rehman 

Medical Retinal - Diabetic Retinopathy - Macular Degeneration - Photodynamic Therapy.

Calderdale Royal Hospital

Calderdale Royal Hospital and Huddersfied Royal Infirmary

Mr N Anand

Glaucoma

Calderdale Royal Hospital

Calderdale Royal Hospital and Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

Ms R Rahman

Vitreo-retinal surgery  -  includes Retinal Detachments, Macular Holes

Calderdale Royal Hospital

Calderdale Royal Hospital and Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

Mr TE James

Uveitis, scleritis and other inflammatory eye diseases

Calderdale Royal Hospital

Calderdale Royal Hospital and Todmorden Health Centre

Mr A Aguirre

Paediatric ophthalmology

Calderdale Royal Hospital

Calderdale Royal Hospital and Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

Mr KG Davey

Ocular motility disorders, including squint

Calderdale Royal Hospital

Calderdale Royal Hospital and Huddersfield Royal Infirmary