Miss Claire Daniel MB.BS. B.Sc.(Hons) FRCOphth.

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Moorfields Eye Hospital, London.


Miss Claire Daniel is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London. She specializes in Oculoplastic Surgery, Periocular Dermatology and Lid Oncology.

Miss Daniel trained at Guy's and St Thomas' Medical School in London and qualified as a Doctor in 1994, after achieving a First Class Honours Batchelor of Science Degree. She trained at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London and has worked at the world famous eye hospital for over 20 years and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in 1999.

In her current post as a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon in the Adnexal Department at Moorfields she performs corrections of lid malpositions such as ptosis, entropion or ectropion, and reconstruction surgery after trauma or removal of periocular tumours. She also performs surgery for watery eyes and lacrimal drainage problems. Miss Daniel reconstructs ophthalmic socket problems and corrects socket lining abnormalities.

Miss Daniel is the Trust Cancer Lead at Moorfields Eye Hospital and receives specialist referrals from all other eye units in the UK and overseas. She is the lead for the multidisciplinary teams for periocular melanoma, non-melanoma skin cancers and head and neck oncology service.

Miss Daniel is responsible for training doctors in oculoplastic surgery at Moorfields. She teaches doctors, optometrists and nurse practitioners and general practitioners about how to recognise and manage eye problems.

She has presented her work at International and National Ophthalmic Conferences and has published peer reviewed papers in international journals and several book chapters in ophthalmic education.

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