Miss Sara Padroni is an NHS Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at The Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester and Basingstoke & North Hants Hospital, Basingstoke.

She has over twenty years’ experience in ophthalmology. Her areas of expertise include Laser Refractive Surgery, Refractive Lens Exchange, Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgery and various Intraocular Lens procedures.

Miss Padroni graduated in Medicine from the University of Rome and then undertook a Cataract Fellowship at the world-renowned Moorfield’s Eye Hospital, London. She has an MSc in Investigative Ophthalmology and Vision Science attained at the University of Manchester.

Miss Padroni also gained a Cornea Refractive Fellowship in Crete together with a Vitreoretinal Fellowship obtained at Leicester University Hospital.

She has held positions as Educational Supervisor for Wessex Deanery, as Principal Investigator in multi-centre clinical trials and is a Consultant Appraiser.

Her articles have been published in the Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and other medical journals. In addition she has authored a chapter on astigmatism in a published volume.

Miss Padroni offers Cataract and Refractive Lens Surgery procedures at our Southampton clinic.