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Our team: Ocular Moles Service

Ocular Oncologists

Mr Bertil Damato PhD FRCOphth

Mr Bertil Damato

  • Honorary Consultant Ocular Oncologist, Oxford Eye Hospital
  • Senior Clinical Research Fellow, Nuffield Ophthalmic Laboratory, University of Oxford
  • Locum Consultant Ocular Oncologist, Moorfields Eye Hospital, London

Mr Bertil Damato is a specialist in ocular oncology and manages all types of eye tumour, also working closely with colleagues at Oxford Eye Hospital and in medical oncology and radiotherapy at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

He is Emeritus Professor in Ophthalmology and Radiation Oncology at the University of California, San Francisco, where he was Director of the Ocular Oncology Service from 2013 to 2018.

He is also Honorary Professor at the University of Liverpool, where he was Director of the Ocular Oncology Service from 1993 to 2013.

Bertil Damato - Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Dr Theodora Gkika MD FEBO

Theodora Gkika

Locum Consultant Ophthalmologist, Oxford Eye Hospital

Theodora Gkika works as an Ophthalmologist at the Oxford Eye Hospital and has a special interest in ocular oncology, uveitis and medical retina.

She qualified from the University of Athens in Greece, and undertook her specialist training at the University Clinic of Essen in Germany. She gained an MD in ocular oncology and radiation biology from the University of Essen. She is fellowship trained at Kings College Hospital in London in medical retina; at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmigham in uveitis and medical retina; and at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London in uveitis, medical retina and ocular oncology.

She is a Fellow of the European Board of Ophthalmology (FEBO) and a member of the Ophthalmic Oncology Group as well as the International Society of Ocular Oncology.

She is a medical appraiser at Oxford University Hospitals.

Dr Theodora Gkika - NHS website