Brian Little

Brian Little

Consultant telephone: 

020 7566 2473

Area(s) of specialism / subspecialism: 

Small incision cataract surgery
Complex cataract surgery
Refractive lens exchange
General ophthalmology

Year of first medical qualification: 


Location of initial medical training: 

Cambridge University

Further key experience: 

Specialist training, glaucoma service, Moorfields Eye Hospital

Date joined Moorfields: 


Membership of professional /national/regional bodies: 

Royal College of Ophthalmologists, fellow
Royal Society of Medicine, fellow
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, member
American Academy of Ophthalmology, international member
UK and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, member & ex-council

Current NHS/university posts, whether full/part time, and starting year: 

Consultant ophthalmologist, Moorfields Eye Hospital.
Director of training, cataract service, Moorfields.
Full-time from 2009

Other professional achievements: 

Fellow, Higher Education Academy
International member, cataract clinical committee, ASCRS
Editorial board, Expert Review in Ophthalmology
Member, International Intraocular Implant Club
Series editor, Video Atlas of Eye Surgery
Visiting professor, Otaga, New Zealand
Visiting professor, Iowa, USA
Principal UK expert, BSi international working group

Research interests: 

Clinical research in all aspects of cataract surgery; instrumentation, techniques and IOLs

Languages spoken: 

English and French

Any other personal interests/background information that may be relevant: 

UK ambassador for the international eye charity ORBIS
Elected member of The Guild of Master Craftsmen for Cabinet Making