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Ms. Susan FitzSimon

Dr. Susan FitzSimon MB BCh BAO, FRCOph, FRCSI, MD.


Dr. FitzSimon is a Consultant Ophthalmologist in the Mater Private Hospital where she specialises in Eye Laser Treatment and Refractive Surgery.

Dr. FitzSimon graduated from Trinity College Dublin medical school in 1985. Her training in ophthalmology started in Cheltenham UK, followed by the Mater Misericordiae and Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospitals, Dublin. She undertook fellowship training in 1994 in the Mayo clinic, Rochester, USA taking part in international research in glaucoma and is a member of the Mayo Clinic Alumnii and the Preferred Practice for Travel in Mayo Clinic. She undertook further fellowship training in Refractive surgery and Laser Treatment in the Mater Private and Waterford Regional Hospitals and she has been a consultant in the Mater Private specialising in laser treatments since 1998.

Dr. FitzSimon also practices at the Bon Secours Hospital Dublin and the Children’s University Hospital Temple Street.

She has published papers and lectured on refractive surgery and laser treatments. She is a member of many professional societies including;

  • The Irish College of Ophthalmologists
  • The Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • The European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons
  • The American Academy of Ophthalmology

and she is getting good at zoom meetings now too.

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