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Mr Vijay Hegde

Ophthalmology

 

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Specialises in

  • Oculoplastic surgery
  • Refractive surgery
  • Surgical
  • Surgical retinal

About me

Mr Vijay Hegde has over 15 years of experience in ophthalmology. He was appointed as substantive consultant ophthalmologist in 2010 and currently working in Aberdeen Royal Infirmary. He has undergone extensive training in cataract and retinal surgery. He has undertaken surgical fellowships in Edinburgh, Newcastle, Manchester and Aberdeen.

Mr Hegde specialises in performing complex cataract surgery including topical or no needle cataract surgery. His routine practice involves micro incision with full choice of introcular lenses to reduce spectacle dependency and he is one of the early adopters of latest technologies in ophthalmology using sutureless, local anaesthetic vitrectomy for an early post operative recovery.

Mr Hegde has numerous publications and presentations under his name. He is recognised as a surgical trainer both for cataract and vitreoretinal surgery by Royal College of Ophthalmologists. He is actively involved in training medical students, nurses and optometrists. He is a faculty of examiners in Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh. As a clinical governance lead of ophthalmology he oversees safe and effective surgical care in Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.

Mr Hegde lives with wife and two children. Outside his profession he enjoys playing golf and cricket.

Areas of interest

Complex cataract surgery; Vitreoretinal surgery; Age Related Macular Degeneration, Retinal Vein Occlusion, General Ophthalmology, Glaucoma, Dry eyes, Floaters, Retinal detachment, Macular hole, Vitrectomy, Intravitreal anti-VEGF injection, Refractive cataract surgery, Eye lid cysts, watery eyes, Contact lens related problems, Retinal Lasers, YAG laser capsulotomy

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Procedures completed

  • C7122

    Ultrasound phacoemulsification of cataract, with lens implant - unilateral (including topical or local anaesthetic) - (5-50)

    BMI Albyn Hospital (5-50)

  • C1210

    Excision of lesion of eyelid - (5-50)

    BMI Albyn Hospital (5-50)

  • C7340

    Yag laser photodisruption of posterior capsule of lens (including laser capsulotomy) - unilateral - (1-5)

    BMI Albyn Hospital (1-5)

  • C7341

    Yag laser photodisruption of posterior capsule of lens (including laser capsulotomy) - bilateral - (1-5)

    BMI Albyn Hospital (1-5)

  • C6230

    Laser iridotomy - (1-5)

    BMI Albyn Hospital (1-5)

  • C1230

    Curettage/cryotherapy of lesion of eyelid - (1-5)

    BMI Albyn Hospital (1-5)

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