Michel Michaelides archive

Michel Michaelides is Professor of Ophthalmology at Moorfields Eye Hospital in the departments of Medical Retina, Inherited Eye Disease and Paediatric Ophthalmology; and is a Department of Health funded Professor at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology. He is a recipient of a career development award from the Foundation Fighting Blindness (USA) – an award which is rarely given to non-US applicants; and has gained membership of the highly prestigious Macula Society in the USA.

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Blogs about Mr Michaelides

Professor Michaelides shares his expectations for the future of retinal disease diagnostics and treatments

In this post, Professor Michaelides imagines a bright future for patients with retinal disease with better diagnostic imaging and more efficient treatment delivery mechanisms for inherited retinal diseases.

By | 2017-12-08T18:13:19+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Inherited Retinal Diseases, Michel Michaelides|0 Comments

Are low vision aids helpful to patients with Inherited Retinal Diseases?

In this post, learn more about Low Vision Aids (or LVA) optometric specialists that Professor Michaelides works with when treating young working adults with inherited retinal diseases.

By | 2017-12-08T18:13:20+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Inherited Retinal Diseases, Michel Michaelides|0 Comments

Michel Michaelides advancing the retinal speciality of Inherited Retinal Disease

"Teaching and passing on one's knowledge is very satisfying." Professor Michel Michaelides wants his most significant legacy to be leaving trained ophthalmic specialists in the field who can be better than he is. In this post, I interview Michel about his wish to help his PhD students want to become inherited retinal disease specialists.

By | 2017-12-08T18:13:20+00:00 December 3rd, 2017|Inherited Retinal Diseases, Michel Michaelides|0 Comments

What concerns patients about their vision?

Have you ever wondered whether Inherited Retinal Diseases (IRD) are truly inherited and genetic? If yes, then you are not the only one. In this blog post, you will learn the concerns and questions that patients ask Professor Michaelides about IRD.

By | 2017-12-08T18:13:20+00:00 December 2nd, 2017|Inherited Retinal Diseases, Michel Michaelides|0 Comments

Professor Michaelides as a medical retinal expert on inherited retinal diseases

Inherited Retinal Diseases (IRD) are a group of 300 different conditions. A lot of specialist knowledge is required therefore to be a good practitioner in this area. A medical retinal expert on inherited retinal diseases, Professor Michel Michaelides further explains what Inherited Retinal Diseases are in this blog post.

By | 2017-12-08T18:13:21+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Inherited Retinal Diseases, Michel Michaelides|0 Comments

Michel Michaelides on his private practice, research and the NHS

Michel Michaelides is internationally and nationally well known for his expertise, and he is also involved in a lot of research projects. In this blog post, Jane Olver interviews Professor Michaelides to find out how he is so organised and efficient, and a little more about what inherited retinal diseases are.

By | 2017-12-08T18:13:21+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Inherited Retinal Diseases, Michel Michaelides|0 Comments

Four facts about Professor Michel Michaelides

In this post, I share four facts about Michel Michaelides. He is a professor at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, a Consultant Ophthalmologist at Clinica London. His research concerns retina, retinal diseases, retinal degeneration and macular degeneration. Read on to discover this impressive background and the four facts.

By | 2017-12-08T18:13:47+00:00 August 24th, 2017|About Clinica London, Michel Michaelides|Comments Off on Four facts about Professor Michel Michaelides

Reintroducing Professor Michel Michaelides, Consultant Ophthalmologist

Professor Michel Michaelides, a Consultant Ophthalmologist, is a medical retina specialist at Clinica London. He is completely non-arrogant with a first class brain, a lovely manner with his patients and a great and gentle sense of humour. We adore having Professor Michaelides at Clinica London and I know that his patients love him too. He really helps patients understand their inherited retinal disease and offers realistic ways forward for them.

By | 2017-12-08T18:13:47+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|About Clinica London, Michel Michaelides|Comments Off on Reintroducing Professor Michel Michaelides, Consultant Ophthalmologist

Genetic testing for inherited retinal disease and age-related macular degeneration

Advances in gene sequence technology and reduced gene testing costs will affect genetic testing retinal diseases for complex diseases such as age-related macular degeneration in the future. Professor Michel Michaelides is the inherited retinal disease (IRD) eye doctor here at Clinica London.

By | 2017-12-08T18:13:59+00:00 July 23rd, 2017|Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Diabetic Retinopathy, Inherited Retinal Diseases, Michel Michaelides|Comments Off on Genetic testing for inherited retinal disease and age-related macular degeneration

Event debrief: The Boggy Macula

Event debrief: The Boggy Macula: A masterclass for Optometrists and GPs We were sold out! Almost 30 Optometrists and Gps joined our event on "The boggy macular" held by Professor Michel Michaelides  on June 22nd. Inherited Retinal Diseases Specialist Michel Michaelides explained the Boggy macula. The presentation covered the following points: Retinal anatomy and function [...]

By | 2016-10-28T15:57:02+00:00 July 7th, 2016|Michel Michaelides, Professional Events|Comments Off on Event debrief: The Boggy Macula