Cypriot doctor to be specialty examiner for Royal College of Ophthalmology examinations

Cypriot ophthalmologist, vitreous-retinal surgeon, Dr. Theodoros Potamitis, was invited and appointed College Examiner by the Royal College of Ophthalmologists examination committee, according to a press release by the Pantheo Ophthalmic Center.

It is noted that the organising committee of the exams had suggested Potamitis to participate as an examiner.

The exams take place three times per year and constitute the final part of the training of a doctor specialising in ophthalmology. Doctors from the United Kingdom and other parts of the world undertake this exam in order to become specialist ophthalmologists.

It added that the Royal College of Ophthalmology examinations are the pinnacle of ophthalmological training and are considered one the toughest and most testing exams worldwide.

Source: Cyprus News Agency