What Patients say:

I am delighted with all that Mr Newsom is doing for me and would recommend him highly to all patients.


Richard Newsom is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, at the University Hospital of Southampton, and an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Southampton. He specializes in the treatment of retinal diseases and cataract.

“I hope that you find this site interesting and helpful. I have designed it to give up to date information for people with questions about retinal and other eye diseases. New treatments for retinal diseases continue to develop rapidly and I update the website regularly. If you would like any more information please contact me.”

Richard Newsom MBBS, BSc, FRCOphth, MD