Mr Simon Woodruff


FRCOphth Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists

GMC number: 3591064

Practicing since: 1991



Consultation times

  • Thursday evenings, 18.30 - 20.30
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Mr Woodruff qualified from St Mary’s Hospital, London in 1991 and underwent specialist Ophthalmology training in London. This included 4 years of Oculoplastic fellowships at Moorfields Eye Hospital and The Western Eye Hospital during which he received advanced training in plastic, aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the periocular region and surrounding areas.

He has held a NHS Consultant position at Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge since 2006 and was previously Clinical lead in Ophthalmology at Addenbrookes until last year.

He is a member of The British Oculoplastic Surgeons Society (BOPSS) and European Society of Oculoplastic Reconstructive Surgeons (ESOPRS).

He runs a variety of surgical training courses for national and international delegates and was previously training director for Ophthalmic Surgical Training in Cambridge. He is a frequent guest speaker at national and international courses and conferences.

His main area of practice is Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery including both functional problems, such as periocular tumours, ptosis (droopy upper eyelid), entropion and ectropion and Cosmetic eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty), brow lifts, injection treatment and facial fillers.

He has particular expertise in transconjunctival minimally invasive lower lid blepharoplasty and endoscopic scarless lacrimal (watery eye) surgery.

Other interests

Eyelid surgery (- cosmetic & reconstructive) lacrimal surgery - including minimally invasive endoscopic surgery, orbital surgery, cataract surgery, blepharospasm and botulinumm treatment for periocular disorders and cosmetic indications

Languages spoken


Locations Mr Simon Woodruff works with

Related experience


  • FRCOphth Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists

Other post held

  • Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust, Cambridge


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

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

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