Mr David Lunt

Speciality
Ophthalmology
Telephone
01642 850850 ext 52687
Appointed
Sept 2019
Special interests
  • Patient education and communication
  • Medical education
  • The various models of glaucoma damage (including the biomechanical, vascular and genetic)
  • Translational research
  • Evidence-based development of clinical pathways
  • Comprehensive glaucoma surgical expertise, including traditional surgery (trabeculectomy, aqueous shunt), newer techniques (such as microshunt surgery) and minimally invasive techniques (such as microstent surgery)
  • Complex cataract surgery
  • Outpatient and day case laser procedures (including iridotomy, selective laser trabeculoplasty, and cycloablative laser)
Training
  • MB, BS Medical Degree, Newcastle University 2009
  • FRCOphth, Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, 2017
  • CCT (Certificate of completion of training) Ophthalmic specialist training, Northern Deanery of England, 2018
  • Clinical Glaucoma Fellowship, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, 2018 to 2019
  • Clinical lead for glaucoma service, South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, 2019 to present