David H Verity
MD MA (Oxon) BM BCh FRCOphth OStJ
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, specialising in Eyelid, Lacrimal, Orbit and Socket disorders
A full-time Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London, Mr Verity specialises in the management of eyelid, lacrimal, socket and orbital disorders (ocular ‘adnexal’ disease).
His qualifications include an undergraduate medical training at Oxford, a research degree in immunogenetics in London, and ophthalmic and advanced subspecialty training in the Thames region, including Moorfields Eye Hospital.
Mr Verity’s areas of clinical expertise encompass a wide variety of oculoplastic disease, these including watery and uncomfortable eyes, all lid, lacrimal, orbital and socket disorders, thyroid eye disease, and eyelid and conjunctival reconstruction where there is a risk of ocular exposure.
In addition to his clinical practice, he publishes widely in the field, trains ophthalmic doctors, and lectures regularly on oculoplastic disease in the UK and abroad. Finally, he undertakes medico-legal work relating to his sub-specialty interests.
Mr Verity is Hospitaller of the Order of St John, and is involved in running national and international courses and training programs.
Finally, in 2019 Mr Verity was elected President of The British Oculoplastic Surgery Society (BOPSS) and assumes this role formally at the Society’s AGM in June 2020.