Our consultants directory contains profiles of consultants that work at our hospitals on a permanent basis.
Consultant Ophthalmologist and Ophthalmic Surgeon
Charlotte Funnell has worked as a consultant ophthalmologist and ophthalmic surgeon at Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust since 2009.
She is the clinical lead for the emergency eye service. She has special interests in paediatric ophthalmology, cataract and squint surgery and neuro-ophthalmology.
Charlotte undertook further fellowship training at the Manchester Eye Hospital and The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney in addition to her registrar training in Yorkshire.
She is a member of British Isles Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Association, The United Kingdom Neuro-Ophthalmology Special Interest Group and the British Emergency Eye Care Society.
Special interests and treatments
Comprehensive paediatric ophthalmology including vision assessment, amblyopia and squint management, glasses prescriptions for young children and assessment of paediatric eye disease.
Assessment and management of double vision and squints with surgery, botulinum toxin and prisms.
Management of cranial nerve palsies, optic nerve swelling and eye problems as a consequence of brain diseases.
Emergency eye care Strabismus Association, The United Kingdom Neuro-Ophthalmology Special Interest Group and the British Emergency Eye Care Society.