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Mr Nigel Davies, Consultant Ophthalmologist

Specialising in:

Retinal vascular disease, diabetic retinopathy, cataract, glaucoma

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Specialist Details
Full name

Mr Nigel Davies


MA  MB BS  PhD  FRCOphth


Consultant Ophthalmologist

nigel davies


Site specialisation

General and medical retina

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Clinical interests

Retinal vascular disease, diabetic retinopathy, cataract, glaucoma

Background Information

I trained in London at the Western Eye Hospital and Moorfields Eye Hospital. I am now a Consultant Ophthalmologist at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. My PhD investigated visual function in diabetes and I now have a specialist interest in problems of the retina, particularly diabetes and other retinal vascular diseases. I also have an interest in general ophthalmology including cataract surgery and glaucoma.

Languages spoken


Regular Cromwell clinics


Clinic days

Mon: Tue: Wed: Thurs: Fri: Sat:

Appointments telephone number

020 7460 5700

Additional Career Information
Year qualified


NHS hospitals

Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Trust

Research interests

Retinal imaging, retinal function

Key published papers

Davies NP, Morland AB. Macular pigments: their characteristics and putative role. Prog Retin Eye Res. 2004 Sep;23(5):533-59. 
Davies NP, Morland AB. Spatial visual filtering in diabetes mellitus.          Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2003 Jun;241(6):489-96. 
Davies NP, Morland AB.Related The Hermann-Hering grid illusion demonstrates disruption of lateral inhibition processing in diabetes mellitus.Br J Ophthalmol. 2002 Feb;86(2):203-8. 
Davies NP, Morland AB. Color matching in diabetes: optical density of the crystalline lens and macular pigments. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2002 Jan;43(1):281-9. 
Davies NP, Rassam SR, Shah SM. Measurement of electrostatic charge on intraocular lenses. Eye. 1998;12 ( Pt 3a):449-52.


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