Mr Jonathan Henley Norris

MB ChB, FRCOphth

  • Specialities Ophthalmology
  • Telephone 01993 844688 / 01865 594292
  • Year of first qualification 2000
  • Email
  • Languages spoken


  • GMC Number 4740625
  • Fax 01865 307 555


Mr Norris graduated from Leeds University in 2000 having won the Tomlin Prize in Ophthalmology and the Newham Prize in Physiology. Having completed ophthalmology training in Yorkshire, he gained further fellowship experience in oculoplastic and orbital surgery both at St James’s Hospital in Leeds (Europe’s largest teaching hospital) and at the prestigious Corneo-Plastic unit in East Grinstead.

Mr Norris is a current Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists for which he is also an Examiner. Mr Norris is a member of the British Oculoplastic Surgery Society and sits on the Executive Committee. In 2012 Mr Norris was awarded one of ten national Fellowships with the National Institute of Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE).

In 2017 he completed an MSc at Oxford University in Surgical Science and Practice for which he was awarded a Department for Continuing Education Scholarship. His dissertation in facial palsy was awarded a distinction in 2017.He was recently appointed as an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer in Ophthalmology at the University of Oxford.

Mr Norris has worked as a Trustee for the Madagascan Organisation for Saving Sight (MOSS) and has taken part in two trips as a member of Overseas Partnering and Training Initiative (OPTIN).


  • By arrangement


Current posts

  • Consultant Oculoplastic and Ophthalmic Surgeon, Oxford Eye Hospital, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
  • NICE Fellow


Other interests

  • Cosmetic eyelid surgery
  • Eyelid skin cancer
  • Eyelid disease
  • Ectropion/entropion
  • Ptosis (drooping of eyelids)
  • Dermatochalasis (eye bags)
  • Chalazion
  • Facial palsy (management of eye complications)
  • Lacrimal/ tear duct disease (adult and paediatric)
  • Orbital/eye socket disease
  • Thyroid eye disease
  • Dry eye / ocular surface disease
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharospasm
  • Botox / Botulinum toxin

Member of

  • British Oculoplastic Surgery Society (BOPSS)
  • Medical Defence Union
  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • General Medical Council


Mr Norris has published 60 papers in medical journals including published research in thyroid eye disease, facial palsy, blepharospasm, entropion and ectropion surgery.  He has presented research papers at nationally and internationally and was awarded the Annual Best Publication Prize by the British Oculoplastic Surgery Society (BOPSS) in 2012 and 2015. Mr Norris is currently undertaking an MSc in Surgical Science and Practice at Oxford University.


Mr Jonathan Henley Norris does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Jonathan Henley Norris does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

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