Hugo Henderson

Consultant Ophthalmologist and Oculoplastic Surgeon


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Hugo Henderson

Hugo Henderson MA MB BS FRCOphth is a Consultant Ophthalmic and Oculoplastic Surgeon and runs the oculoplastic service in The Royal Free London Hospital. He super specialises in ophthalmic and reconstructive plastic surgery and aesthetic procedures such as cosmetic eyelid surgery and brow lifts, and was honoured to host the prestigious annual meeting of the British Oculoplastic Surgery Society 2017 in London.

Mr Henderson trained as an undergraduate at Oxford University and Guys and St Thomas’ Hospital. He completed his specialist training in Ophthalmology at Moorfields Eye Hospital and undertook sub-specialist fellowships in Oculoplastic Surgery at Moorfields and at the multi-disciplinary Craniofacial Unit in the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital.


Mr Henderson specialises in ophthalmic and reconstructive plastic surgery and aesthetic procedures such as cosmetic eyelid surgery, cateract surgery and urgent eyecare. Find out more about his range of services here.

Eye Lid Surgery

Cosmetic surgery including no stitch blepharoplasty (eyelifts), to remove eyebags and excess tissue from the upper eyelids, ptosis surgery for droopy eyelids and treatment of cysts and cancers of the eyelids.

Watery Eye

Investigation and treatment of watery and stickey eyes. Including tear drainage surgery (dacrocystorhinostomy) by no stitch endoscopic surgery.

Cataract Surgery

A bespoke service with careful assessment of the best lens implant for the individual patient.

Urgent Eye Care

All urgent problems from eyepain, sudden vision loss, contact lens problems to infections, eyelid cysts and trauma.


“I would like to convey my appreciation for the care and compassion you have given me throughout my treatment. You have dealt with my problem expeditiously. Although I am still in the process of recovering you have transformed things for me. I am just glad I found you as I truly feel I am in the best hands! You will merely think you are doing your job but for me from the first consultation, your approach and actions taken to date have meant more than you will realise. You have a real genuine, kind, humble approach, which is a rarity to find within a person of such high calibre. Thank you so much for everything.”


“I want to congratulate you on having a team so aware of empathy. It was something of a pleasure to attend for day surgery”.


Thank you for the dedicated nursing services which were so kindly afforded me during the course of my treatment for a growth on my eyelid. I cannot speak too highly of the professionalism which I encountered at every stage of my treatment….


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