Dr Naing Latt Tint

PhD FRCOphth

Cornea, Cataract and Lens Surgery Specialist

One of very few dual fellowship trained Cornea and Refractive Surgeons in Scotland. Expert understanding of vision correction and meticulous surgical skills gives all his patients a very personalised and tailored vision outcome.

18+ years of surgery experience 

500+  surgeries completed annually 

Over 99% of patients achieve UK legal driving standard or better

Dr Naing Latt Tint is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at the Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion, Edinburgh. He specialises in Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Surgery and is at the forefront of technology and innovation in vision correction. A meticulous surgeon with outstanding surgical safety and precise outcomes. His patients include Television and Radio personalities, leaders in business as well as Academics and Medical professionals including Ophthalmic Surgeons and their families.

STV Interviews Dr Tint

Pioneering new Corneal Transplant undertaken by Dr Tint. STV interviews the first two patients who were given back their sight. 

Areas of Expertise

Dr Tint specialises in all areas of corneal diseases and vision correction surgery.

Customised Cataract Surgery

Lens Replacement Surgery

Reading Vision Correction

Phakic Lens Replacement

Keratoconus Treatment

Corneal Transplantation

Premium and Advance technology Intraocular Lenses


Why choose Dr Tint

Safety and Outcomes

Performs over 500 cataract and lens procedures annually and has an excellent surgical safety profile.

Cataract surgery complication rate is less than 0.5% with the UK national rate being 2%.

Over 99% of patients achieve UK legal driving limit or better without spectacles*.


Full time NHS Consultant at the Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion.

Senior Lecturer at the University of Edinburgh.

Regularly lectures in the UK and abroad.

Treated medical tourists from the USA, Ghana, Cyprus, Azerbaijan, Qatar, and the UAE.

Pioneer and Innovator

First surgeon in Scotland to undertake DMEK  corneal transplantation.

First in Scotland to implant the Eyhance intraocular lens

First Surgeon in Edinburgh to implant the Symfony Extended Depth of Focus lens.


Daily teaching and mentoring of trainee eye surgeons and medical students.

Lead surgeon for surgical simulator training in NHS Lothian

Member of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists cataract surgery training faculty.

*Private patients where all lens choices are available and there are no other eye diseases that can affect the vision.