Mr Achim Nestel PhD MRCOphth

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
North Devon District Hospital
Raleigh Park
Barnstaple
EX31 4JB

Contact details:
Secretary: Mrs D Coles Tel: 01271 314170

Areas of expertise:

1. Cataract Surgery
2. Intravitreal drug therapy (Lucentis, Eylea, Ozurdex) for retinal disease (“wet” macular degeneration, diabetes and retinal vein occlusions)
3. Retinal assessment +/- laser therapy for e.g. diabetes and retinal vein occlusions
4. Laser therapy to polish intraocular lenses (YAG-Capsulotomy)
5. Laser therapy to prevent acute glaucoma (YAG-Iridotomy)
6. Assessment + treatment of ocular inflammatory disease e.g. Iritis, Thyroid Eye Disease.

Last updated: April 18, 2019