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Mr Richard Scawn

Consultant Ophthalmologist & Oculoplastic Surgeon MBBS, FRCOphth

Specialism: Head and neck

Available at: Chelsea

Special interests:

  • General Ophthalmology
  • Eyelid
  • Oculoplastics
  • Ptosis
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Eyelid lump
  • Eyelid skin cancer


Richard Scawn is an Ophthalmologist specialising in Oculoplastic Surgery.  He trained at Imperial College of Medicine and Moorfields Eye Hospital, completing fellowship training in Oculoplastics in San Diego and Chelsea. 

He has an NHS & Private practice at the Marsden providing a general Ophthalmology service and Chelsea Westminster NHS Trust where he leads the Ophthalmology and Oculoplastic service.

Clinical Units:

Head and Neck Unit