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- Cataract Full Pathway provider
I offer Bupa customers standard cataract surgery on the Full Pathway package option at North Downs Hospital, Ashtead Hospital, Spire Gatwick Park Hospital .
This package includes your appointments before and after surgery, as well as your surgery and mono-focal lenses. It means you won’t use up your out-patient benefit or receive any additional bills from your surgeon (or anaesthetist, if you need one) for eligible treatment.
Please call the Bupa Eye Care team to find out more about and to pre-authorise your treatment on 0345 600 7267.
- Oculoplastic surgery
Mr Ijaz Sheikh is a consultant ophthalmologist based at Surrey and Sussex NHS healthcare trust.
Mr Sheikh has over 30 years of experience in different subspeacilites within ophthalmology. He offers consultations for all eye complaints including red eye, painful eye, dry eye, watery eye, blurry vision, floaters and flashing lights.
He is a comprehensively trained ophthalmologist with special interest in cataract surgery especially with diseases of the retina, medical retina conditions and eyelid surgery.
He provides a prompt, patient centred and customised service for all his patients, using the latest techniques and instruments for the highest professional standards.
Mr Sheikh has several international publications and presentations and is actively involved in the teaching and training of other ophthalmologists, optometrists and nurses.
He is currently engaged in developing Deep learning and Artificial intelligence based diabetic retinopathy assessment in the developing countries.
He is also an examiner for the royal college of ophthalmologists
Areas of interest
Diabetic eye disease;
retinal vessel occlusions;
Anti VEGF injections
Current NHS consultant posts held
surrey and Sussex NHS trust
retinal vein occlusions
survey of ophthalmology
Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery journal
Courses offered to GPs
emergency eye service
- MRCOphth royal college of ophthlologists 1992
- FRCS ( ophthalmology ) royal college of surgeons Glasgow 1993
- oculoplastics fellowship Queen Victoria hospital East Grinstead 2004
- Medical retina fellowship Bristol eye hospital 2010
Reference number 4061399
Details of entry to specialist register
- Ophthalmology, 2009
Affiliations / memberships
British medical association
General medical council
Royal college of ophthalmologists
- 46 Tupwood Lane CATERHAM CR3 6DP
- 13:30 - 17:30
- 01737 919000
- Povey Cross Road HORLEY RH6 0BB
- 18:00 - 21:00
- 01293 785511
- The Warren ASHTEAD KT21 2SB
- 13:30 - 17:00
- 01372 221400
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