Medical Qualifications: MD (University of Malta) with Distinction in Medicine and First in Class in Anatomy 1997 MRCOphth 2003 FRCS(Ed) 2007
GMC number: 5203598
Area of expertise in ophthalmology:
Oculoplastics: Eyelid, Lacrimal, Reconstructive, Anterior Orbit, Thyroid eye disease, Artificial Eye and Socket surgery General Ophthalmology, Dry Eyes, Blepharitis
Current post: Consultant Ophthalmologist at University Hospitals of Leicester (since 2014)
Mrs Berry-Brincat has completed extensive training in General Ophthalmology in the Birmingham Midlands Eye Centre and the West Midlands area. She further subspecialized in Oculoplastics in Coventry, Leicester and Moorfields Eye Hospital.
She currently runs a busy Oculoplastics and General Ophthalmology practice in Leicester, Melton and Hinckley Hospitals. She is proficient to perform a wide range of general ophthalmic and oculoplastics procedures and regularly audits her surgical results.
She has been recently revalidated and has been appraised as performing her job proficiently and effectively. She has extensive experience in the teaching and mentorship of medical students, through her previous appointment as an Assistant Lecturer in the Anatomy Department at the University of Malta and currently as one of the Ophthalmology Undergraduate Leads at the University of Leicester Medical School. As College Tutor, she has also been heavily involved in the postgraduate training and currently is the Associate College Tutor at the Leicester Royal Infirmary.
Mrs Berry-Brincat is an accomplished ophthalmologist who constantly strives to deliver the best of care, with an empathic and caring approach.
Her interest in Oculoplastics started in the early days of her training when she was involved in a study on Blepharospasm while working in Plymouth. She has since regularly presented at national and international conferences and has several peer-reviewed publications.
Hobbies: Interior Design, Gastronomy, Walking, Swimming and Theatre.
Languages: Fluent in English, Italian and Maltese. Good understanding of German.