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Mr Yang is a GMC registered, UK trained Consultant Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon. He has more than 25 years of experience treating various eye conditions.


Following his medical degree at Aberdeen University and three years as a house officer, he went on to train in Ophthalmology at the prestigious Moorfields Eye Hospital in London. After another six years of intensive surgical training, he was registered as a specialist in Ophthalmology in the UK and admitted as a Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists.  During his training, he developed a special interest in retinal conditions, and pursued an additional two years of subspecialist training, working with world leading retinal specialists in Moorfields.


Mr Yang was appointed as a Consultant Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon at Queen Alexandra Hospital in Portsmouth in 2003. He has led innovative changes in vitreoretinal surgery in the department and continues to be involved in teaching, research and initiatives to improve patient outcomes and experiences.  He is well published in peer reviewed medical journals on topics covering complex lens implants, vitreoretinal surgery, macular degeneration as well as general ophthalmology.


He lives locally, and is married with three children. His hobbies include cycling, tennis and creative fusion cooking.


MBChB Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, University of Aberdeen 1992

FRCOphth Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, United Kingdom 1996

FRANZCO Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists 2009


Certificate of Full Registration as a Medical Practitioner with Specialist Registration, General Medical Council 1993

United Kingdom Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training (Ophthalmology), Specialist Training Authority of the Medical Royal Colleges 2001

Certificate of Registration as a Medical Practitioner with specialist registration: Ophthalmology, Medical Board of Australia 2009


Consultant Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon, Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust (from 2003)

Clinical Director for Ophthalmology, Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust (2012-2015)

Vitreoretinal Lead, Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust (from 2012)

Ophthalmology Audit Lead, Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust (2010-2012)

College Tutor, Royal College of Ophthalmologist (2004-2010)

Principal Investigator, Epimacular radiation for Macular Degeneration (2011-2014)

Principal Investigator, Adjunctive Steroids in Ocular Trauma Study (from 2015)

Chief Investigator, Cystoid Macular Oedema after Cataract Surgery (from 2018)


Member of British and Eire Association of Vitreo-retinal Surgeons  
Member of American Academy of Ophthalmologist  
Member of European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons  
Member of European Society of Retinal Specialists  
Member of European Vitreo-retinal Society  
British Medical Association  
Member of Moorfields Alumni Association 

Spire Portsmouth Hospital
BMI Goring Hall Hospital
Queen Alexandra Hospital
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