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- Accredited Cataract Full Pathway provider
I offer the Full Pathway cataract surgery package for Bupa customers ...more
I offer Bupa customers standard cataract surgery on the Full Pathway package option at Optegra Eye Hospital London .
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.
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More information about Allon Barsam can be found on http://www.allonbarsam.com . Mr Barsam is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon specialising in Cornea, Cataract and Laser eye surgery. He practices in centres of excellence in Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and London. Mr Barsam is one of only a handful of Consultant Surgeons in the UK who is dual fellowship trained in Cornea, Cataract and Laser Vision Correction. This unique training allows him to tailor specific treatment options to the individual needs of his patients.
Areas of interest
Cataract Surgery, Laser eye surgery, Corneal Surgery, Corneal Transplantation, Pterygium Surgery, Crosslinking, Keratoconus, Fuchs Dystrophy
- Joanne Cantor
- Focus Clinics 22 Wimpole Street LONDON W1G 8GQ
- 0808 133 2020
- 07716 098922
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
He holds a substantive NHS Consultant post at the Luton and Dunstable University Hospital, a teaching hospital of University College London (UCL), and Honorary Consultant post at the Western Eye Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London.
Mr Barsam has published and presented many clinical studies on laser vision correction, cataract surgery and corneal surgery in high impact, peer review scientific journals. He has published over 30 papers and has presented on over 70 occasions at national and international meetings.
2011 Alcon Prize for Poster, UK and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (UKISCRS) Annual Congress.
2011 Best Paper – Keratorefractive, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, San Diego, USA.
2009 Special Trustees of Moorfields Research Grant, for national study on acute corneal hydrops secondary to keratoconus.
2008 Alcon Prize for Best Overall Poster, UK and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (UKISCRS) Annual Congress.
Reference number 6056559
Affiliations / memberships
Specialty Tutor and Microsurgical Skills Tutor for the Royal College of Ophthalmologists.
Member of the Executive Committee of the London Deanery
Clinical Lecturer, City University
Member UK, European, American and International Societies of Refractive Surgeons
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.