MB.ChB. (Wits), FC Ophth (S.A.)
Dr Dean Barclay qualified as a general practitioner in 1992 at the University of Witwatersrand in South Africa. He completed his internship at Livingstone Hospital, Boksberg/Benoni Hospital, respectively.
Between 1995 and 1997 Dr Barclay was a general practitioner and partner at the Sunningdale 24 hour Emergency Centre. He then ran his own private practice until 1999.
Dr Barclay went on to specialize in ophthalmology and was a Ophthalmology Registar at King Edward Hospital in Durban. He started in private practice in Port Elizabeth at the beginning of 2003 at the Eye and Laser Institute.
Dr Barclay has a special interest in Cataract Surgery, Medical and Surgical Retina, Diabetes, Eyelid Surgery, Glaucoma, Lasik and Refractive Surgery.
In 2014, Dr Barclay attended a Medical and Surgical Retinal Fellowship at Royal Free London Hospital in the UK for six months under the supervision of Mr Riaz Asaria.
He has participated in a number of clinical trials for glaucoma and refractive surgery. In addition, Dr Barclay has attended congresses on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Glaucoma and a Custom Ablation Lasik workshop.
Dr Barclay also consults in Port Alfred every second week.