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- Cataract Full Pathway provider
I offer Bupa customers standard cataract surgery on the Full Pathway package option at Ramsay Ashtead Hospital, Ramsay West Valley Hospital, Shirley Oaks 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.
Mr. Ramu Muniraju is a Consultant Ophthalmologist with special interest in Medical Retina at Epsom and St Helier university hospitals NHS Trust
He is also the Clinical Lead for NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme (DESP) Surrey.
Mr. Ramu Muniraju had his sub-speciality Medical Retina and Uveitis fellowship training at King’s College Hospital and Moorfields Eye Hospital.
Apart from General Ophthalmology and Cataract Surgery, his special interests include all Medical Retina disorders like Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, Retinal Vascular Diseases, Inherited Retinal Diseases and Ocular Inflammatory Diseases.
He is very active in Research and clinical trials and was the Research Lead for the ophthalmology department at Ashford and St. Peter’s hospitals NHS Trust.
Areas of interest
Cataract Surgery; Laser Treatment for Retina, YAG Laser Capsulotomy ,Intravitreal Injections ;Macular degeneration; Diabetic eye disease and other medical Retinal disorders
Current NHS consultant posts held
Epsom and St.Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust
Intravitreal Therapies in Retinal diseases
Diabetic eye disease
Best Audit Award - South west Thames Regional Meeting
Nominated for Macular Society Excellance Award 2015 and also Bayer's Ophthalmology Honours Award 2015
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Hindi - Conversational
Three year Visual outcomes of Ranibizumab Therapy in Wet AMD
Courses offered to GPs
Update on Medical retina Diseases
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
Please click on this link if you would like to see information about this healthcare professional’s performance compared to their peers, as published by their medical professional body.https://www.nodaudit.org.uk/public/surgeons/6108403
Readmission rate 0%
0.3% PC rupture rate as compared to national average rate of 2%
Patient satisfaction is collected through
- Medical Retina and Uvea Fellow Moorfields Eye Hospital 2013
- Medical Retina fellow Kings college Hospital 2012
Reference number 6108403
Details of entry to specialist register
- Ophthalmology, 2011
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Ophthalmologists , London
American Academy of Ophthalmology
European association of Retinal specialists
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