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Ms Anne Cook

Consultant Ophthalmic Plastic Surgeon



Special Interests

Eyelid surgery for droopy upper eyelids Facial skin lumps and bumps Eyelid & orbital reconstruction following trauma Orbital surgery for tumours / Thyroid eye disease Socket reconstructive surgery including hydroxyapatite (coral) implants Eyelid and eyebrow surgery following facial palsy Tear drainage surgery for the watery eye Reconstruction of Mohs micrographic defects following tumour removal Cataract surgery (small incision phacoemulsification).


Anne graduated from Manchester Medical School in 1993 and trained in general ophthalmology all over the North West. She then specialised in oculoplastic surgery in Manchester, and was appointed as a specialist Consultant Oculoplastic, Lacrimal & Orbital Surgeon in 2005. Anne also set up and runs a multi-disciplinary tertiary referral clinic for patients with Thyroid Eye Disease with Professor Brabant, Consultant Endocrinologist from Christie Hospital.

Anne has a major role in the teaching and training of ophthalmic surgeons. She co-runs an internationally renowned fellowship in oculoplastic surgery, and has published in international peer-reviewed journals and made presentations both in the UK, Europe, North and South America. She is a member of the British Oculoplastic Surgical Society (BOPSS) and the Royal College of Ophthalmologists.