Ophthalmology Consultants

Mr Alan Kosmin

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General information:

Name, qualifications:

Mr Alan Kosmin MB ChB MSc MD FRCOphth

Practising at:

Watford General Hospital, St Albans City Hospital




Glaucoma, cataract

Special clinical interests:

Microincisional glaucoma surgery (MIGS), Selective laser trabeculoplasty (SLT), Combined cataract and glaucoma surgery

Current posts (NHS, University):

Ophthalmologist at West Hertfordshire NHS Trust

Year of first medical qualification:


Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
  • Glaucoma society of UK and Eire
  • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • British Medical Association
Contact details:
  • Direct telephone number: 07966 577221
  • Secretary's name: Maggie Young
  • Secretary's telephone number: 01727 897105
  • Secretary's email: maggie.young@whht.nhs.uk


Professional profile

Mr Kosmin has worked at West Hertfordshire NHS Trust since 2002 where he leads the glaucoma service. He qualified from Manchester University Medical school in 1987.

He was trained in ophthalmology on the Oxford Ophthalmology rotation. He underwent 2 years of subspecialty training in glaucoma in Liverpool and a further year of training in anterior segment surgery (cataract and cornea) at the Lions Eye Institute in Australia.

Personal profile

Mr Kosmin is married with 2 children. He likes sport e.g. Table tennis, football and skiing. Mr Kosmin’s main hobby is keeping a large tropical marine aquarium. He enjoys the cinema and eating out in restaurants

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