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About Mr Cheung
After extensive ophthalmology training in Birmingham, followed by internationally renowned adnexal/orbital fellowships in Leicester and Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, David took up a consultant position in 2005 working in Russells Hall Hospital, Sandwell General Hospital and the Birmingham Midland Eye Centre. His practice deals with functional problems of the eyelids, tear drainage system and orbits including entropion/ectropion, ptosis, tumours of the lids, facial palsy and watery eyes. He also treats patients that require reconstruction following lid & orbit trauma, thyroid eye disease and rehabilitation surgery for artificial eyes. He specialises in cosmetic oculofacial procedures including all types of eyelid surgery/ periocular cosmetic surgery and non-surgical rejuvenation such as conventional and scarless blepharoplasty (eyelid bag removal and hooded eyelids), cosmetic ptosis surgery, bespoke hidden incision upper and midface rejuvenation surgery including conventional and endoscopic brow lifting, Asian (double eyelid) blepharoplasty, nonsurgical rejuvenation techniques e.g. dermal fillers (Restylane) and Botox® injection.


Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Ophthalmologist and Oculoplastic Surgeon at Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley and Sandwell General Hospital, Birmingham and Birmingham Midland Eye Centre, Birmingham



Awards received
David has received two national clinical excellence awards


Languages spoken
English and Cantonese


Education
1991 Pharmacology, Bachelor of Science, University of Bristol, UK
1994 Bachelor of Medicine, University of Bristol, UK


Postgraduate Training
Bristol, Sheffield, Bradford, Birmingham, Leicester, London


Fellowship Training
Lid, Lacrimal and Orbital Surgery, Lid, Lacrimal and Orbital Service, Mr R Sampath, Leicester
Lid, Lacrimal and Orbital Surgery, Adnexal Service, Mr GE Rose and Mr JRO Collin, Moorfields Eye Hospital, London


Professional Memberships
Fellow Royal College of Ophthalmologists
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh
Member of American Academy of Ophthalmology
Member of British Medical Association
Member of the British Oculoplastic Surgery Society (BOPSS)
Member of the United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Member of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery


Academic appointments
Anatomy and Physiology Demonstrator, School of Biomedical Sciences, Sheffield
Consultant Ophthalmologist and Oculoplastic Surgeon with specialist interest in Lid, Lacrimal and Orbital Surgery, Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust
Consultant Ophthalmologist and Oculoplastic Surgeon with specialist interest in Lid, Lacrimal and Orbital Surgery, Dudley Group of Hospitals NHS Trust
Honorary senior clinical lecturer, University of Birmingham
Reviewer for Eye (Academic Journal of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists), Eye News, Orbit



Publications
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Presentations
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