Professor I Christopher Lloyd
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon and Paediatric Ophthalmologist. Hon. Professor in Paediatric Ophthalmology, Manchester Academic Health Sciences Centre, University of Manchester
MB BS DO FRCS FRCOphth
Paediatric Cataract, Infantile and paediatric glaucoma, Childhood strabismus, Genetic and developmental eye disorders
Chris Lloyd became Manchester's first
sub-specialist Consultant Paediatric Ophthalmologist in 1995.
He trained at St Bartholomews' Hospital London, Manchester Royal
Eye Hospital and as a clinical fellow at the Hospital for Sick
Children, Great Ormond Street, London.
Since then he and his colleagues have
developed the MREH paediatric eye service into a large tertiary
referral unit and teaching centre - training 3 clinical fellows in
paediatric ophthalmology per year.
Chris has published over 80 peer reviewed
papers and 8 book chapters. He regularly lectures
nationally and internationally.
He has a longstanding clinical and research interest in
childhood cataract and has established a dedicated clinic in
Manchester for affected children. Over the last 10 years he
has organised or participated in several workshops on paediatric
cataract management at the American Association for Paediatric
Ophthalmology and Strabismus and the Annual Congress of the
RCOphth. He received the University of Sydney's Claffy medal in
2006 for his work on congenital cataract. He is a board
member of the European Paediatric Ophthalmology Society and is
currently Chairman of the Paediatric Sub-committee of the Royal
College of Ophthalmologists.
Contact Details: Secretary 0161 276 5570/5565