Paul O'Brien commenced private practice in the Blackrock Clinic in 2007 after sub-specialist corneal fellowship training in Moorfields Eye Hospital, London. In 2008 he commenced public practice as a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon in the Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital, Dublin. He worked as a Consultant there until 2015 before moving to the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital. Since mid-2017, he has focused solely on private practice, operating in the Blackrock Clinic. To date, he has performed more than 10,000 cataract or refractive laser eye operations.
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon Appointments 2007 Present: Blackrock Clinic 2008 Present: Hermitage Medical Clinic, Lucan 2008 2015: Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital Dublin 2015 2017: Mater Misericordiae University Hospital Previous Appointments 2006 2007: Corneal fellow in Moorfields Eye Hospital (MEH), London (Sub-specialty training) 2002 2006: Specialist Registrar (SpR) in the Irish Higher Surgical Training Program 2001 2002: Registrar in Ophthalmology in St Vincents University Hospital (SVUH) and the Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital (RVEEH) 1998 2000: Senior House Officer (SHO) in Ophthalmology in the RVEEH
17 peer reviewed publications and one book chapter
2007 Sub-specialist corneal fellowship training in Moorfields Eye Hospital, London