Peter Simcock is highly regarded by his fellow Consultants in the region as a reliable and authoritative second opinion on complicated and difficult cataract and retinal cases and frequently operates on “high risk” cataract and retinal patients referred to him.


He has an established reputation in the region from GP’s and Optometrists for providing a detailed and unbiased opinion on patients sent to him and patients enjoy his relaxed and caring manner and the clear explanations of the conditions given.

He has trained numerous doctors from around the world in both cataract and retinal surgery and has contributed to the reputation of Exeter as a centre of excellence in ophthalmic practice.

His reputation as a teacher and trainer is second to none with numerous examples of excellent feedback and he has been personally acknowledge for his contribution to training in the forward of 2 books published by previous trainees.