Mr. David Cheung
Consultant Ophthalmologist and Oculofacial Surgeon

       David graduated from Bristol Medical School in 1994 and started ophthalmology training in 1995. His general ophthalmology training consisted of working in teaching hospitals in Sheffield, Bradford, Leeds and Birmingham, followed by internationally renowned Eyelid, Lacrimal and Orbital fellowships in Leicester and at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London. His private and NHS practice deals with all types of eyelid surgery and periocular cosmetic surgery including upper and lower, conventional and scarless blepharoplasty (eyelid bag removal and hooded eyelids), 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 botulinum toxin injection (Botox/Vistabel) David has a very active interest in ophthalmic and oculoplastic research with over 50 publications and presentations at both national and international level

NHS positions
  • Mr Cheung is a consultant ophthalmologist and oculoplastic and orbital surgeon for the Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust and the Dudley Group of Hospitals NHS Trust.
  • Clinical lead in oculoplastic surgery for Sandwell General Hospital and Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley.
Professional societies
    Mr Cheung is a member of the following professional societies:
  • General Medical Council
  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists London
  • Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Royal Society of Medicine
  • Midland Ophthalmology Society
  • Midland Oculoplastic Surgery Society
  • British Oculoplastic Surgery Society
  • European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
Special Clinical Interests
    Mr Cheung consults on all general ophthalmological and oculoplastic problems in adults, and also has the following areas of specialist interest (in no specific order):
  • Functional disorders of the eyelid and eyebrow including ptosis surgery, entropion, ectropion surgery
  • Bespoke cosmetic & rejuvenation surgery of the eyelids, upper face and midface
  • Asian/ Oriental Blepharoplasty / Double eyelid surgery
  • Tear Trough Rejuvenation Filler TreatmentM
  • Eyelid Skin Cancer Surgery
  • Watering Eye and Blocked Tear Duct Surgery using both conventional and endoscopic surgery Cancers of eyelids and orbit
  • Artificial Eye Surgery and Anophthalmic Socket Rehabilitation
  • Thyroid eye disease
  • Botox and dermal fillers
  • General ophthalmology including small incision cataract surgery
  • Endotine/ Endoscopic rejuvenation surgery of the forehead and cheek
  • Ptosis and Droopy Eyelid Surgery