Francisco Poyales



English and Spanish


  • Monday to Sunday 08:00 - 20:00


  • National Health Service. Specialist Physician in Ophthalmology. (Currently on leave), 1982-1991
  • Private practice. Anterior and posterior pole surgery. Specialist ophthalmology physician and surgeon, 1982-1999
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. Department of Ophthalmology. University of Miami, School of Medicine. Intern in the Retina and
  • Anterior Pole Department, 1983.
  • Department of Laboratory Training in the postgraduate theory-practical courses on advanced surgical techniques for anterior pole surgery. Professor. Alcon-Cusí, 1997-1999.
  • Coordinator of the R&D+i Area of the Miranza ophthalmology group.
  • Advanced Ophthalmology Institute-IOA Madrid. Medical Director Specialist anterior pole and refractive physician and surgeon. 2000-2019.
  • Specialist anterior segment physician and surgeon at MIRANZA IOA Madrid. 2019- present.
  • Medical director at Miranza IOA for its clinics in Madrid.


  • Medical Director at Miranza Madrid.
  • Member of the Miranza CLF (Clinical Leaders Forum)
  • Specialist in Cataract, Refractive surgery and Cornea.
  • General Secretary of the Governing Board of the Spanish Society of Refractive and Ocular Implant Surgery.


  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery. Faculty of Medicine, Complutense University of Madrid, 1978.
  • Basic Ophthalmology Course. Classification: Outstanding. National Ophthalmic Institute, 1979.
  • Member of the National Ophthalmology Service. Entrance by merit contest to take the ophthalmology training programme. National Ophthalmic Institute, 1979-1982.
  • Ophthalmology specialist diploma. Autonomous University of Madrid, 1982.

Teaching Activity

  • Extensive experience in teaching and training professionals since 1995.

Scientific and Research Activity

  • Author of publications, manuals, monographs and specialist articles in journals of impact, as the coordinator, principal author or contributor.
  • Studium Ophthalmologicum Journal. Contributor. 1997-1998
  • Abstracts at national and international congresses, such as: Spanish Ophthalmology Society (SEO), Spanish Society of Refractive and Ocular Implant Surgery (SECOIR), Ophthalmology Society of Madrid, European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS), University of Navarra, University of Salamanca, etc.
  • Research studies and projects since 2004 as the principal investigator in the field of ophthalmology.