Mr Paul Rosen
Consultant Ophthalmologist

Mr Paul Rosen
BSc(Hons), MB ChB, FRCS, FRCOphth, MBA

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
Years in practice
  • Areas of expertise: Laser eye surgery, Cataract surgery, Lens Replacement, Age-related Macular Degeneration treatment, Diabetic retinopathy, Glaucoma and Retinal diseases
  • GMC Reg no: 2640390
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Qualifications and Awards

  • Senior Lecturer, University of Oxford Certificate of Higher Surgical Training in Ophthalmology
  • Registered with the General Medical Council as a Specialist in Ophthalmology
  • Honor Award of the  American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Royal College of Surgeons Glasgow Examiner in Refractive Surgery
  • 2008: Certificate in Laser Refractive Surgery (certLRS), Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • 2007: MBA London Business School
  • 1990: FRCOphth
  • 1985: FRCS
  • 1980: MB ChB
  • 1977: BSc (Hons)
  • 1974 – 1980: Manchester University

Mr Paul Rosen performs eye treatments in the following locations:


About Mr Rosen

Paul Rosen completed his Medical training at Manchester University before specialist training at the Prince Charles Eye Unit in Windsor, St Thomas’ Hospital and Moorfields Eye Hospital in London.

Paul has been a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at the Oxford Eye Hospital, Oxford University Hospital Foundation Trust, since 1993. He was Head of Department from 1998 to 2004 and Clinical Director of the Specialist Surgery group from 2010 to 2016.

His expertise is in performing high volume cataract surgery, complicated cataract procedures and managing the complications of cataract and laser refractive surgery. He established the Retinal Surgery Service in Oxford. He trains junior doctors form all over the world in these areas of surgery, at both basic and advanced levels.

Paul first performed laser refractive surgery in 1991 at Moorfields Eye Hospital and commenced LASIK treatments in 1997. He performs over 1000 cataract/refractive surgical procedures each year between his NHS and private practices.

Paul is a past President of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS) the largest Society in Europe dedicated to cataract and refractive surgery, and past President of the UK and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (UKISCRS). He is also a Medical Editor of Eurotimes, a publication of the ESCRS.

He has a keen interest in education and is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Oxford and an Examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons in Glasgow . As a member of the Education Committee of the ESCRS, he is actively involved in training junior surgeons and colleagues running the Didactic Cataract Surgery Course and coordinating the Instructional Course programme. He has over 50 publications in the peer reviewed literature.

Committed to promoting quality in refractive surgery and valued for his many years of experience in Cataract and Laser Eye Surgery, Paul is a member of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists Refractive Surgery reference Group and the NICE Cataract Surgery Guidelines Committee.

Paul is invited to lecture on cataract and refractive surgery worldwide, and regular involvement in these major subspecialty congresses ensures he utilizes the latest innovations in his clinical practice in order to maintain the highest standards.


  • Past President European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS)
  • Past President, UK and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (UKISCRS)
  • Medical Editor, Eurotimes the ESCRS magazine
  • Chairman of the Practice Development Committee of the ESCRS
  • Board member and Director UKISCRS and ESCRS
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • Member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Member NICE Cataract Guidelines Committee
  • Member of the Reference Group for Standards in Refractive Surgery, Royal College of Ophthalmologists

Treatments that Mr Paul Rosen performs at Grange Eye Consultants

Cataract Treatment

Refractive Lens Exchange

Laser Eye Surgery


Retinal Diseases

Glaucoma Treatment

Cataract procedures
Laser eye surgeries
Lens replacements

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Mr Paul Rosen regularly shares updates and video blog posts on common eye treatments.

Why should I consider private cataract surgery?

Paul Rosen explains that they have access to the best lasers and different lens implants to offer patients tailored results for private cataract surgery.

How do you perform cataract surgery?

Paul Rosen explains that cataract surgery is from the patient's perspective very straghtforward and painless.

What are the risks of cataract surgery?

Paul Rosen explains how the risks of cataract surgery are low when compared to the effectiveness of the cataract surgery operation. Watch the video...

How do eye surgeons perform cataract surgery?

Paul Rosen explains that they are using keyhole surgery for cataract surgery at Grange Eye Consultants.

Do I need cataract surgery?

Paul Rosen says that the cataract procedure needs to be right for you if you want to undergo the operation.

How are cataracts diagnosed?

Paul Rosen tells cataract are mainly diagnosed by the optometrist. People often do not realize what the problem is, as they get accustomed to bad vision.

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