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