Mr Kim Hakin

Qualifications

MBBS, FRCS, FRCOphth, DO, Certificate of Expert Witness Accreditation

GMC number: 2821207

Practicing since: 1983

Specialties

Ophthalmology

Consultation times

  • Monday 17:30 - 20:00
  • Wednesday 13:30 - 19:00
  • Overview

Or call us on

0300 1311418

About

  • NHS Consultant Ophthalmologist at Musgrove Park Hospital 1994 – to date (Clinical Service Lead 1999 – 2013)
  • Formerly Registrar Moorfields Eye Hospital, London 1988-94
  • Fellow in Oculoplastic Surgery, Melbourne 1993-4
  • Former Clinical Advisor in Ophthalmology to the Healthcare Commission
  • Specialises in cataract surgery

Special interests

These include:

  • Cataract and oculoplastic surgery
  • Facial cosmetic treatments (eyelid surgery/injection treatments)
  • Skin laser treatments
  • Expert witness (medicolegal) advice – medical negligence/personal injury

Other interests

Overseas volunteer work – Orbis, Surgical Eye Expeditions

Languages spoken

English

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Kim Hakin at Nuffield Health

  • Oculoplastic surgery
  • Phacoemulsification
  • Cataract surgery
  • Eyelid cyst removal
  • Eyelid reshaping surgery
  • Mole removal
  • Drooping eyelids (Ptosis correction)
  • Lacrimal surgery

Locations Mr Kim Hakin works with

Related experience

Memberships

  • Fellow of Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons (England)
  • Member of European Society of Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (Elected full member)
  • Member of British Oculoplastic Surgical Society
  • Member of The Expert Witness Institute

Other post held

  • Consultant Ophthalmologist, Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
  • Expert Advisor to the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

Declaration

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

Mr Kim Hakin has the following interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital:

Owns a 14.29% share of YAG Laser Capsulotomy & Iridotomy and SLT Laser, and 100% AURA Laser Scope used wholly by Consultant.

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