Ms Katherine Smyth

Consultant Ophthalmologist - Ophthalmology - Eye Unit, Royal Bolton Hospital

Telephone Number: 01204 390092

Professional Background

Ms Smyth qualified in Liverpool in 1989.

Qualifications include: MBChB (1989), MRCP (1993), FRCOphth (1995).

She has worked at Aintree Hospital, St Paul’s Eye Unit and Manchester Royal Eye Hospital and joined Bolton NHS Foundation Trust in 2000.

Special Interests and Research

Special interests include:
- Oculomotility (squint)
- Neuroophthalmology
- Provision of children's eye care in Bolton
- Cataract surgery

Ms Katherine Smyth works in the following services:


The Eye Unit (Ophthalmology) is a recognised centre of excellence offering patient centred care to the population of Bolton, Salford and surrounding areas. We specialise in assessing, diagnosing and treating all aspects of adult  and children’s eye problems and we are widely regarded as one of the leading NHS ophthalmic departments in England.