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Mr Nikolas Koutroumanos

Qualifications: MBBS FRCOphth PgC Clin Ed FHEA

Expertise: Adult and paediatric ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive eyelid, orbital and lacrimal surgery with a particular interest in the precise rehabilitation of the eye and upper facial area in both functional and aesthetic surgery

NHS: Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

Adult/Paediatric: Adult and Paediatric



Nick is a subspecialty certified Consultant Ophthalmic and Oculoplastic Surgeon.

He graduated from Newcastle Medical School and undertook his Ophthalmic Residency at Moorfields Eye Hospital. Following extensive general Ophthalmology practice there with a focus in Ophthalmic Plastic and Cataract Surgery, he was appointed as an Oculoplastics Fellow at Moorfields.

He subsequently completed a Senior Clinical Fellowship in Oculoplastics at the Royal Free Hospital before moving to Canada to undertake the world-renowned Oculoplastics Fellowship at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver.

For this, he was awarded both the prestigious Keeler Scholarship and the HCA International Scholarship.

Nick has developed special expertise in adult and paediatric Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive, Lacrimal and Orbital Surgery and runs a large NHS practice at the Royal Free Hospital in Hampstead.

He also leads the NHS Oculoplastic Service in Barnet, Enfield and Edgware and is a qualified senior trainer in eyelid and cataract surgery and general ophthalmology.

He receives tertiary referrals and consults patients of all ages with eyelid, tear-duct, eye socket conditions and dry and watery eye concerns.

In his private practice, Nick also offers personalised eyelid and periocular surgical and non-surgical aesthetic treatment.


  • Functional and Aesthetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty (eye bag removal)
  • Droopy or out/in-turning eyelids
  • Surgical and Non-Surgical Periocular Rejuvenation
  • Eyelid & Eye-socket cancer & trauma reconstruction
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Dry & Watery Eye
  • Adult & Paediatric Endoscopic Tear-duct Surgery
  • Medical & surgical management of Thyroid Eye Disease


  • Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • Member of the British Oculoplastic Surgery Society
  • Member of the European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Member of the European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons


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