Mr Alex Shortt is a specialist in cataract surgery, corneal transplant, laser eye surgery and LASIK. He worked at Moorfields Eye Hospital for 14 years and has become a leading expert in these fields. Mr Shortt is actively lectures throughout Europe and has published numerous research articles. He has won several awards for his research work. Mr Shortt has performed hundreds of corneal transplants and thousands of cataract surgeries, vastly improving the quality of life for his patients. He specialises in using stem cell transplants with patients requiring reconstruction of the eye, and lectures at University College London and NIHR Biomedical Research Centre for Ophthalmology.