Paul O’Brien FRCSI MRCOphth

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Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon Blackrock Clinic / Hermitage Clinic / Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital, Dublin

Paul O’Brien was born in 1972, qualified in medicine from University College Dublin in 1996, and was appointed as a Consultant Surgeon in the Blackrock Clinic in 2007 and the Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital, Dublin in 2008 after advanced specialist training in Moorfields Eye Hospital, London.

Professional activities include:
Private practice specialising in cataract and refractive surgery Public practice specialising in cataract and corneal surgery Peer review for international medical journals

Current Research interests include:
Visual outcomes after cataract surgery and laser refractive surgery
Corneal endothelial transplantation

Contact details
Practice Address: Suite 24 Blackrock Clinic, Suite 7 Hermitage Clinic
Telephone: 01-2064596 Fax: 01-2831033
Secretary: Mary O’Connor


Professional Profile
1996, Graduate of University College Dublin (Medicine) and 1998 Postgraduate of UCD (Masters in Medical Science). Mr O’ Brien became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 2000 a member of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in the UK in 2001. He completed the Irish Higher Surgical Training scheme after working in the Royal Victoria Eye & Ear, Mater, Beaumont, Waterford Regional, St Vincent’s University and Temple Street Children’s University Hospitals. He then subspecialised as a corneal fellow in Moorfields Eye Hospital in London until returning to Ireland in 2007 to commence practice as a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon in the Blackrock Clinic and Mount Carmel Hospital. He later commenced practice as a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon in the Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital in Dublin in 2008.

Current Membership
Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology; Member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons; Member of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons; Member of the Irish College of Ophthalmology; Member of the United Kingdom & Ireland Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons.