Mr Arthur Cummings, MD serves as Chairman of the Medical Advisory Board at Vivior AG and on the MAB of 10 other ophthalmic companies.
Mr Cummings is Medical Director/Consultant Ophthalmologist at the Wellington Eye Clinic, Dublin, Ireland.
He is the Past-President of the American European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery (AECOS Europe).
He has been at the Wellington Eye Clinic in Dublin, Ireland since relocating from South Africa in 1998. He has vast experience in LASIK and refractive surgery and is an internationally recognized expert in this field. He is involved in lecturing and teaching refractive surgery and has presented more than 450 lectures and courses at international meetings on the topic of laser eye surgery, corneal cross-linking
and IOL calculations.
He has published numerous articles and is an associate chief medical editor of Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today Europe. He has authored 2 textbooks and contributed chapters to 12 others in the area of refractive surgery and keratoconus.
He has been nominated by readers of The Ophthalmologist to be one of the top 100 most influential ophthalmologists in the world in 2018 and one of the top 10 leaders in global ophthalmology in 2019.
He has worked closely with industry for many years and is involved with numerous start-up companies as well as industry giants in the med-tech and pharmacology areas. He was appointed to the Board of Directors of Alcon in April 2019.
Mr Cummings lives in Dublin with his wife Sandra Cummings and they have 2 sons, Brendan and Keagan.