About Maeve O’Doherty

About Dr Maeve O’Doherty

Adult & children's eye doctor in The Cayman Islands.



Why Choose Maeve O’Doherty?

Maeve O’Doherty is an Irish and United Kingdom trained and board certified General Ophthalmologist, with a subspeciality interest in oculoplastic surgery and Cataract surgery. Maeve has a special interest in facial aesthetics and has trained with some of the leaders in this area in the United Kingdom.

Maeve completed her undergraduate training at University Hospital Galway, Ireland and obtained her medical doctorate there. She did two years general medical training in internal medicine and became a member of the Irish college of Physicians (MRCPI). She continued her Ophthalmic training at The Eye and Ear hospital and The Mater Hospital, Dublin. She became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland in 2010 (FRCSI). When she relocated to London, she underwent three Oculoplastic fellowships at Imperial College NHS Trust, Chelsea Westminster NHS Trust and Moorfields Eye Hospital, London. She further complimented her general ophthalmic training by completing a fellowship in cataract surgery.

Maeve has worked as an Ophthalmologist in both the Cayman Islands (2 years as a general ophthalmologist with HSA) and UK, and she has been published extensively in academic journals.

Maeve is a member of the British Oculoplastic Surgery Society,
American Academy of Ophthalmology and The Irish college of Ophthalmologists .

Maeve is also a wife and mother to 4 children ranging in age from 8 years to 2 years.


Why Choose Maeve O'Doherty?


Maeve O’Doherty is an UK trained and board certified Ophthalmologist, whose experience comes together at the Foley Eye Clinic to provide you with a perfect blend between medical treatment and beauty. She has performed countless procedures in hospitals in The Cayman Islands and the UK. She is a member of the British Oculoplastic Surgery Society and Royal College of Ophthalmology, and her work has been published extensively in academic journals (see below).

During your consultation, Maeve will listen to your concerns and aspirations, and outline your treatment options in an understandable and professional manner, giving you the benefit of her knowledge and expertise.


Maeve’s Academic References:

1. O’Doherty M, Lanigan B, Gallie B, Breathnach F, O’Keefe M.
A retrospective review of visual outcome and complications in the treatment of Retinoblastoma. Irish Medical Journal 2005: 98; 17-20.

2. O’Doherty M, Hannnan M, Fulcher T.
Voriconazole in the treatment of fungal osteomyelitis of the orbit in the immunocompromised host. Orbit. 2005 Dec;24(4):285-9

3. O’Doherty M, O’Doherty J, O’Keeffe M.
Outcome of LASIK for myopia in women on hormone replacement therapy.

J Refract Surg. 2006 Apr;22(4):350-3.
4. O’Doherty M, Kelleher C, O’Keeffe M.
Five year follow up of laser in situ keratomileusis for all levels of myopia.
Br J Ohthalmol 2006 Jan;90(1):20-3.

5. O’Doherty M, Kirwan C, O’Doherty J, O’Keeffe M.
Postoperative pain following epi-LASIK, LASEK, and PRK for myopia.
J Refract Surg. 2007 Feb;23(2):133-8.

6. O’Doherty M, Flitcoft I.
An unusual case of optic neutitis and the pulfrich phenomenon. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2007 Aug;78(8):906-7.

7. O’Doherty M, Dooley I, Hickey-Dwyer M. Interventions for diabetic macular oedema- a systematic review of the literature. Br J Ophthalmol. 2008 Dec;92(12):1581-90

8. James M, O’Doherty M, Beatty S.
Buckle-related complications following surgical repair of retinal dialysis. Eye. 2008 Apr;22(4):485-90

9. Prendiville C, O’Doherty M, Moriarty P, Cassidy L. The use of infliximab in ocular inflammation. Br J Ophthalmol. 2008 Jun;92(6):823-5.

10. Saeed A, O’Doherty M, O’Doherty J, O’Keeffe M.
Analysis of the visual and refractive outcome following laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) retreatment over a four-year follow-up period. Int Ophthalmol. 2007 Feb;27(1):23-9.

11. James M, O’Doherty M, Beatty S.
The prognostic influence of chronicity of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment on anatomic success after reattachment surgery. Am J Ophthalmol. 2007 Jun;143(6):1032-4

12. Saeed A, O’Doherty M. O’Doherty J, O’Keeffe M. Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy retreatment after laser in situ keratomileusis.
J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008 Oct;34(10):1736-41.

13. O’Doherty M, Mc Creery K, Green AJ, Brosnahan D. Incontentia Pigmenti-Ophthalmological observation of a series of cases and review of the literature. Br J Ophthalmology 2010 sep 9 (Epub ahead of print)

14. O’Doherty M, Murphy CC. Update on immunosuppressive therapy for corneal transplantation. Int Ophthalmol Clin 2010 Summer; 50(3): 113-22

15. O’Doherty M, Joshi N. The ‘Bespoke’ Upper Eyelid Blepharoplasty and Brow Rejuvenation.Facial Plastic Surgery. Due for publication in July 2013.

16. O’Doherty M, Joshi N. Principles of blepharoplasty. Journal of ENT Masterclass. Commissioned article

Book Chapter
1. O’Doherty M. Hormone treatment and refractive surgery. Chapter 18, page 160-161. Mastering the techniques of LASIK, EpiLasik and LASEK (Techniques and Technology) Published by Jaypee 2006