Mrs Antonella Berry-Brincat
Consultant Ophthalmologist at University Hospitals of Leicester
Medical qualifications: MD (University of Malta) with Distinction in Medicine and First in Class in Anatomy 1997 MRCOphth 2003 FRCS(Ed) 2007
GMC number: 5203598
Area of expertise in ophthalmology:
Oculoplastics: Eyelid, Lacrimal, Reconstructive, Anterior Orbit, Thyroid eye disease, Artificial Eye and Socket surgery General Ophthalmology, Dry Eyes, Blepharitis
Mrs Antonella Berry-Brincat is a member of the following associations:
- Royal College of Ophthalmologists (RCOphth)
- British Medical Association (BMA)
- Medical Defense Union (MDU)
Research that Mrs Antonella Berry-Brincat Has Accomplished:
With the interest in Oculoplastic started in the early days of Mrs Antonella Berry-Brincat's training when she was involved in a study on Blepharospasm while working in Plymouth. Mrs Antonella Berry-Brincat has since regularly presented at national and international conferences and has several peer-reviewed publications.
- Hobbies: Interior Design, Gastronomy, Walking, Swimming and Theatre.
- Languages: Fluent in English, Italian and Maltese. Good understanding of German.
Consultant Ophthalmologist, Cataract and Vitreo-Retinal Surgeon
Mrs Berry-Brincat has completed extensive training in General Ophthalmology in the Birmingham Midlands Eye Centre and the West Midlands area. She further sub-specialized in Oculoplastic in Coventry, Leicester and Moorfields Eye Hospital.
Previously, Mrs Berry-Brincat worked as Consultant Ophthalmologist at United Lincolnshire Hospitals Trust (2012-2014) and Locum Consultant Ophthalmologist at Moorfields Eye Hospital and St George’s Hospital, London (2011-2012). She currently runs a busy Oculoplastic and General Ophthalmology practice in Leicester, Melton and Hinckley Hospitals. She is proficient to perform a wide range of general ophthalmic and oculoplastic procedures and regularly audits her surgical results.
She has been recently revalidated and has been appraised as performing her job proficiently and effectively. She has extensive experience in the teaching and mentorship of medical students, through her previous appointment as an Assistant Lecturer in the Anatomy Department at the University of Malta and currently as one of the Ophthalmology Undergraduate Leads at the University of Leicester Medical School. As College Tutor, she has also been heavily involved in the postgraduate training and currently is the Associate College Tutor at the Leicester Royal Infirmary.
Mrs Berry-Brincat is an accomplished Ophthalmologist who constantly strives to deliver the best of care, with an empathic and caring approach.
For self-pay patients:
The cost of a consultation will not exceed £200, whilst any additional follow-up appointments not already included within the price of surgery will not exceed £120.
For privately-insured patients:
The following costs are billed to your insurance company. The cost of a consultation will not exceed £204, whilst any additional follow-up appointments not already included within the price of surgery will not exceed £144. For any follow up appointments arranged outside of your insurance cover, these are billed at the standard self-pay patient rate.
The Stoneygate Eye Hospital is owned by the LLP run by consultants and their services are paid for. All six consultant directors own an equal share of the LLP, equalling 16.66% per head.