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Mr Avi Kulkarni provides care for a wide range of general ophthalmic conditions including undertaking cataract surgery. He also offers a comprehensive glaucoma service, including glaucoma screening, glaucoma monitoring, glaucoma Laser treatments, and advanced, cutting edge glaucoma surgery, including minimally invasive glaucoma surgery such as Xen, Cypass, and Istent implants.
After training in ophthalmology in London, Mr Kulkarni sub-specialised in the management of glaucoma and complex, glaucoma-related cataract surgery during clinical glaucoma fellowships at King’s College & St Thomas’s Hospitals, and the world-renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital.
He was subsequently appointed to develop and run the glaucoma service at King’s College Hospital, a prestigious London university teaching hospital, which is one of the founder member institutions of King’s Health Partners, a pioneering UK Academic Health Science Centre.
Areas of interest
Cataract surgery; General Ophthalmology; Glaucoma; Glaucoma surgery; Glaucoma Lasers; Laser iridotomy; selective laser trabeculoplasty; Minimally invasive glaucoma surgery; glaucoma stents; Xen implant; Cypass implant; Istent implant; eye emergencies; red eye; visual disturbance; watery eye; eye pain; lid swelings; lid cysts
Current NHS consultant posts held
King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
- MBBS University of London 1995
- FRCSEd (Ophth) Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh 2007
- BSc University of London 1992
Reference number 4203034
Details of entry to specialist register
- Ophthalmology specialist register, 2007
- King's College Hospital (Guthrie Clinic), SE5 9RS
- 18:00 - 20:00
- 020 3006 9867
- London Clinic, W1G 6BW
- 13:00 - 17:00
- 020 3006 9867
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Ms. Fran Harwood
PA to Mr. Avi Kulkarni
T 020 30069867
M 07411 081381