Mr Geraint Williams

Qualifications

MBBCH, BSC, PHD, FRCOphth

GMC number: 6045355

Practicing since: 2002

Specialties

Ophthalmology

Consultation times

  • Friday PM
  • Overview

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About

Mr Geraint Williams specialises in Cataract and Refractive surgery and complex corneal and external disease including corneal transplantation. This includes ocular surface inflammation, infection and scarring, corneal dystrophies such as Fuchs' Endothelial Corneal Dystropy, Keratoconus and dry eye disorders. His cataract expertise include patients with previous laser refractive surgery, astigmatism and the use of premium lenses to restore sight. He also undertakes lamellar corneal transplantation and corneal collagen cross-linking. 

Mr Williams trained in South Wales, Oxford and West Midlands Deaneries. He was awarded a Welcome Trust clinical research fellowship in 2008, completing his PhD in 2012 and achieving international prizes for his work on the ocular surface. He was an NIHR Clinical Lecturer at the University of Birmingham until 2014 before combining research work at the Singapore Eye Research Institute with his corneal fellowship at the Singapore National Eye Centre, working with international leaders in their field. 

Mr Williams is passionate about teaching and is an honorary senior lecturer at the University of Birmingham. He speaks widely to audiences in the UK and abroad and is a reviewer for numerous ophthalmic & scientific journals; www.birmingham.ac.uk/geraint-williams 

Special interests

  • Cataract Surgery including premium intra-ocular lens implantation
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Collagen Cross-Linking
  • Corneal Dystrophies
  • Keratoconus
  • Dry Eye

Languages spoken

English, Welsh

Locations Mr Geraint Williams works with

Related experience

Research

Memberships

  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • American Academy of Ophthalmoloists
  • Association for Research and Vision in Ophthalmology
  • International Ocular Surface Society
  • The Bowman Club
  • The Midland Ophthalmological Society
  • European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons
  • British Medical Association
  • Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Other post held

  • Consultant Ophthalmologist, Worcester Royal Hospital

Insurers Mr Geraint Williams works with

Mr Geraint Williams works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Allianz
  • Aviva Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA

Declaration

Mr Geraint Williams does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Geraint Williams does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Geraint Williams does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.