Laura Crawley archive

Laura Crawley is a Consultant Ophthalmologist at Clinica London with a special interest in treating patients with glaucoma and cataract.

She is very experienced in treating glaucoma, and has published extensively in scientific journals and on medical education. She does many emergency operations at the Charing Cross and Western Eye Hospitals for the NHS.

Treatments that Ms Crawley performs at Clinica London:

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Blogs about Laura Crawley

Incision and curettage, getting rid of your chalazion once and for all

Are you bothered by a recurrent lump on your eyelid? This is most likely to be a chalazion, and it’s particularly stubborn. It may vary in size and may sometimes even shrink back, but it never goes away entirely! However, you don’t have to put up with it - at Clinica London, we offer a same-day, one-stop treatment package that will zap your chalazion for good. Click here to find out more.

By |2018-12-14T12:19:18+00:00November 26th, 2018|Chalazion, General Eye Conditions, Jaheed Khan, Jane Olver, Laura Crawley, Naz Raoof, Sajjad Ahmad|Comments Off on Incision and curettage, getting rid of your chalazion once and for all

Suffering from an itchy, red eye? We’ll diagnose your condition and provide the right treatment

Suffering from an itchy red eye is not only irritating but can make you feel self-conscious. The most likely explanation is blepharitis, which has a variety of causes. It’s important to get the problem diagnosed as soon as possible to prevent it from getting worse, and to make sure that it doesn’t come back. Our experts at Clinica London can help.

By |2018-12-14T12:00:11+00:00November 22nd, 2018|General Eye Conditions, Jaheed Khan, Jane Olver, Laura Crawley, Naz Raoof, Sajjad Ahmad|Comments Off on Suffering from an itchy, red eye? We’ll diagnose your condition and provide the right treatment

If you have pigmented moles, suspicious lesions or other troublesome skin conditions, you should see Dr Jennifer Crawley

If you suffer from pigmented moles or other lesions, such as seborrhoeic keratosis, acne or any other type of troublesome skin abnormality, you should see our consultant dermatologist, Dr Jennifer Crawley. Jennifer runs her private practice at Clinica London, where she treats and operates on skin conditions in our operating theatre. Dermatological surgery is not painful and patients often recover quickly. Jennifer can take a biopsy of any suspicious skin elevations and send them for analysis. She will also advise you on post-operative care and arrange any follow-up appointments.

By |2018-12-14T13:02:29+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Dermatology, Keloid Scars, Keloid scars, Laura Crawley|Comments Off on If you have pigmented moles, suspicious lesions or other troublesome skin conditions, you should see Dr Jennifer Crawley

If you suffer from glaucoma or cataracts, you should see Ms Laura Crawley

Ms Laura Crawley is an expert in the treatment of glaucoma and cataracts. As well as running a private practice at Clinica London, she performs surgery for these conditions at the Western Eye Hospital in London. Minimally invasive glaucoma surgery - also known as MIGS - requires a highly skilled specialist such as Laura, who is very experienced in microscopic glaucoma surgery. She will recommend the procedure to reduce eye pressure, thus preventing or reducing damage to your optic nerve. You can book in to see Laura at Clinica London on Mondays, Wednesdays and some Fridays, although she can also see patients at short notice outside these times by special arrangement.

By |2018-12-13T16:06:10+00:00October 1st, 2018|About Clinica London, Cataracts, Glaucoma, Laura Crawley|Comments Off on If you suffer from glaucoma or cataracts, you should see Ms Laura Crawley

When should you get a general eye check up? – Part 1

Any patient over the age of 55 should have an eye check up ever one to three years, even if they have no symptoms of visual problems. Once you are over 65, you should have a general eye check up every one to two years. However, you should have your eyes checked more often if you have a family history of eye disease.

By |2018-07-26T15:38:56+00:00July 26th, 2018|About Clinica London, Cataracts, Diabetic Retinopathy, General Eye Conditions, Glaucoma, Jaheed Khan, Jane Olver, Laura Crawley, Michel Michaelides, Sajjad Ahmad|Comments Off on When should you get a general eye check up? – Part 1

Event debrief: Glaucoma Masterclass for GP’s and Optometrists by Laura Crawley

Consultant Ophthalmologist Laura Crawley instructed a Glaucoma Masterclass for GP's and Optometrists at Clinica London

By |2017-04-04T11:14:36+00:00March 29th, 2017|Glaucoma, Laura Crawley, Past Events, Professional Events|Comments Off on Event debrief: Glaucoma Masterclass for GP’s and Optometrists by Laura Crawley

Event debrief Blepharitis and Dry Eye

Event debrief: Blepharitis and Dry Eye We are pleased to announce that numerous patients attended our event about "Blepharitis and Dry Eye" held by Laura Crawley last Tuesday ( June 28th at 5:30 pm). Experienced Consultant Ophthalmologist Laura Crawley discussed in her lecture topics related to Blepharitis and Dry Eye. Here is an overview of [...]

By |2017-03-30T12:06:33+00:00July 6th, 2016|Dry eyes / Watering eyes, Laura Crawley, Patient Events, Tears Clinic|Comments Off on Event debrief Blepharitis and Dry Eye

Treating glaucoma with lasers and surgery

Treating glaucoma with lasers and surgery Laser treatment and surgery can be as effective as drops in lowering the IOP. It is a good alternative to drops in some patients. Glaucoma laser treatment Selective laser trabeculoplasty (SLT) is a laser treatment that can reduce the IOP by 20-30%, as much as an eye drop in [...]

By |2017-05-11T06:13:22+00:00March 31st, 2016|Glaucoma, Laura Crawley|Comments Off on Treating glaucoma with lasers and surgery

Glaucoma treatment: using drops to manage glaucoma

Glaucoma treatment: using drops to manage glaucoma When drops are prescribed they should be used forever. Unlike antibiotics, it is not a course of treatment. There are 4 main groups of glaucoma eye drops: Prostaglandin analogues- latanoprost, travoprost, bimatoprost & tafluprost These are used once daily at night. They are the most effective of [...]

By |2017-05-11T05:40:03+00:00March 24th, 2016|Glaucoma, Laura Crawley|Comments Off on Glaucoma treatment: using drops to manage glaucoma