Louisa Wickham

Louise Wickham

NHS secretary: 

Hilary Newman

Consultant telephone: 

0207 566 2251

Area(s) of specialism / subspecialism: 

Medical retina 

Year of first medical qualification: 


Location of initial medical training: 

St Mary’s Hospital Medical School, Imperial College

Further key experience: 

Research degree (MD) in ‘Proliferative vitreoretinopathy - efficacy and outcomes of clinical management strategies’

Date joined Moorfields: 


Membership of professional /national/regional bodies: 

Fellow of Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London (FRCOpth)
General Medical Council (GMC)
Royal Society of Medicine (RSM)
Member Association of Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)
Member Britain and Eire Vitreoretinal Surgeons (BEAVRS)

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

Full-time consultant in vitreoretinal surgery and medical retina (2009)
Clinical director for Moorfields South

Other professional achievements: 

Widely published in peer review papers and two book chapters
MSc health services management
Dissertation in perceptions of quality in ophthalmic services
Health Foundation leadership fellow
Alumni of INSEAD European Health leadership programme

Research interests: 

Retinal detachment and proliferative vitreoretinopathy
Diabetic retinopathy

Languages spoken: 

English and German