What Patients say:

Mr Newsom made my mother and myself very comfortable with his decisions and very confident in his abilities.


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