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Ophthalmic day surgery


The Ophthalmic Day Surgery team are a group of highly trained, dedicated staff providing high quality care at the Arthur Levin Day Surgery Centre in King’s Lynn.


A surgical procedureThe services include:

  • Fast tract cataract surgery
  • Oculo-plastic surgery
  • Vitreo-retinal surgery
  • Glaucoma surgery
  • Paediatric eye surgery
  • Minor eye operations
  • Intra-vitreal therapy - Lucentis/Eylea injections for medical retina conditions such as wet macular degeneration and diabetic eye conditions
  • Triamcinolone for macular oedema
  • Osurdex for retinal vein occlusion


Information available to patients in our day surgery centres:

  • Cataract
  • Trabeculectomy
  • Ptosis
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Removal of lesion
  • Removal of lesion with skin grafting
  • Entropion correction
  • Ectropion correction
  • Minor eye op information
  • IVT Lucentis/Eylea/ Triamcinolone information sheet

A range of RNIB and NNAB information booklets are also available.

Our day surgery team

The team providing this service are:

  • Mr S Byard (Lead Opthalmologist) Oculoplastic Surgery, Glaucoma Surgery, Cataract Surgery and Paediatric eye surgery
  • Mr M Saeed - Vitreo-retinal and cataract surgery
  • Mr V Singh - Paediatric eye surgery and cataract surgery
  • Mr M Kouroupis - Cataract surgery and Intra-vitreal therapy
  • Mr B Baskar - Cataract surgery, watery eye procedures, oculoplastic surgery
  • Mr RJ Bala - Oculoplastic and Intra-Vitreal therapy
  • Mr M Gunda - Cataract, Vitreo Retinal surgery and Intra-vitreal therapy
  • Dr O Omotosho - Intra-vitreal therapy

Day Surgery Team Leaders

  • Jillian Dawson - Day Surgery Unit Matron
  • Matthew Cooper - Day Surgery Theatre Manager
  • Judith Spalding - Day Surgery Ward Manager
  • Katy Muller - Day Surgery Ward Junior Sister
  • Jocelyn Ostil - Opthalmology Theatre Junior Theatre Sister

Useful documents links

The documents here may be of interest to you:

Go to the Ophthalmology overview page.