Mr Dan Lindfield is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Optegra, Farnham Eye Care and the Glaucoma lead at Royal Surrey County Hospital.
In 2018 he was voted amongst the top 100 Ophthalmologists in the world. In 2017 he was named as one of 50 rising stars in world eye care.
He obtained his medical degree from the University of Southampton before undertaking his specialty training at internationally renowned teaching hospitals including Moorfields Eye Hospital, St Thomas’ Hospital and King’s College Hospital. His first Consultant Ophthalmologist post was at King’s College Hospital but he has since moved to the Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford.
Mr Lindfield has published 36 academic papers across all sub-speciality areas of Ophthalmology. He has won 15 prizes, both nationally and internationally including “The Treacher Collins Video Prize” at The Royal College of Ophthalmologists Annual Congress and “Best Video” at the International Congress on Glaucoma Surgery, Singapore. Mr Lindfield is a guest editor for The Journal of Glaucoma and reviews scientific papers for seven journals. He is regularly invited to speak at national and international meetings across many clinical areas.