Mr Nishal Patel: Ophthalmology
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Mr Nishal Patel

Ophthalmology

  • Fee assured
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Specialises in

  • Medical
  • Oculoplastic surgery
  • Paediatric
  • Refractive surgery
  • Surgical
  • Surgical retinal

About me

Mr Nishal Patel is a Consultant Ophthalmic Eye Surgeon based at the East Kent Hospitals University Foundation NHS Trust. He also provides a comprehensive general and specialist ophthalmic service at the Kent and Canterbury and William Harvey Hospitals.
Mr Patel has established his reputation as a world recognised ophthalmologist with collaborations in local, regional, national and international academic institutions. He is interested in general ophthalmology, cataract surgery and clear lens extraction being highly skilled and qualified in specialist retinal diseases. These include dry and a Wet age related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vein occlusion, uveitis (iritis) and genetic retinal diseases having significant experience in laser and injection therapy.
Mr Patel is a kind dedicated eye surgeon who takes pride in knowing that his patients are fully informed and kept abreast of modern investigations and treatments.

Areas of interest

Cataract surgery; Refractive clear lens extraction; Medical retina diseases such as AMD, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vein occlusion, uveitis; Inherited retinal diseases such as retinitis pigmentosa, macular dystrophies; Intravitreal injections of complex biological drugs such as ranibizumab (lucentis), bevacizumab (avastin), aflibercept (eylea), dexamethasone (ozurdex), fluocetonide (iluvein); YAG capsulotomy and iridotomy; Indirect retinal laser treatment using slit lamp and head mounted therapy.

He has set up clinical trials at this Trust and is a chief investigator in several local and multi-centre trials for diseases affecting the retina. Mr Patel is a kind dedicated eye surgeon who takes pride in knowing that his patients are fully informed and kept abreast of modern investigations and treatments.

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