Mr David F. Anderson is a leading ophthalmologist based in Southampton, who specialises in various laser eye treatments (including LASIK, SMILE and ASA), as well as the treatment of cataracts and keratoconus. Well-versed in all aspects of ophthalmology, he is recognised as an expert in refractive cataract surgery, having implanted multi-focal lenses for the last decade and having been responsible for leading large clinical trials into cataract and lens surgery.
Mr Anderson qualified in 1989 from St Thomas Hospital Medical School (University of London). He went on to complete fellowships in ocular surface and corneal surgery at the Bascom Palmer Eye Hospital (Florida, USA) and in corneal, cataract and refractive surgery at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London.
Mr Anderson is an internationally recognised expert in corneal transplant surgery and was responsible for introducing new procedures, including DSEK and DALK, at University Hospital Southampton. His expertise in laser vision correction is also well-regarded, having performed treatments since 2001 and having instructed surgeons across Europe.