Mr. Ian Dooley



Sub specialties

Vitreoretinal surgery and Medical Retinal Disease


Mr Ian Dooley

MB BAO BCh (hons), FRCSI, MRCOphth, MSc (hons)
Consultant Ophthalmologist at the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital and Mater Private Hospital, Dublin. His subspecialty interests are Vitreoretinal surgery, Cataract Surgery and Medical Retinal Disorders. Mr Dooley attained an honours medical degree from NUI Galway and an honours Masters of Science degree in UCD and has worked in ophthalmology ever since. Mr Dooley has completed two years of international surgical fellowships in Vitreoretinal Surgery, firstly at Barts Health in London in 2014 then at the prestigious Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital in Melbourne, Australia. During this time, he gained extensive experience in the management of retinal detachment, diabetic retinopathy, macular hole, epiretinal membrane (ERM), age related macular degeneration (AMD) and cataract. He is the author of over thirty international research publications including preoperative predictive markers of visual and anatomical outcomes before retinal detachment surgery and diabetic delamination surgery. He also acts a reviewer for more than ten international journals.