Alex J Shortt

Alex J Shortt

Consultant Eye Surgeon & Clinical Academic Ophthalmologist


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Alex J Shortt

Mr Alex Shortt is a leading ophthalmic surgeon specialising in corneal and external eye disease, cataract surgery and laser eye surgery, based at both Optegra Eye Hospital, Queen Anne Street and 77 Harley Street. As a clinician-scientist working at the cutting edge of research into corneal and conjunctival disease, he offers the very latest treatments and therapies, including stem cell transplantation.

I specialise in...

  • Corneal disease
  • Laser vision correction / Laser eye surgery
  • Laser cataract surgery
  • Stem cell transplantation
  • Academic corneal research

Accreditation and admitting rights

Alex J Shortt is an accredited consultant for the following hospitals, clinics and groups...



Fight for Sight Prize

The award is made by a committee appointed by the Education Committee of The Royal College of Ophthalmologists and the Trustees of Fight for Sight.

Moorfields Research Medal

The research medal is awarded to the most outstanding research being carried out by trainees at Moorfields and the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology.


Latest news

Alex Shortt produces laser eye surgery videos