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Mr. NP Manjunatha is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire (UHCW) NHS Trust and BMI, The Meriden Hospital, Coventry. Previously he has worked as a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Doncaster Royal Infirmary. He has 20 years of experience as an Eye specialist. He was Clinical Lead of department of Ophthalmology, UHCW for the past 8 years. He is currently Lead for Medical retina and Diabetic retinopathy service at UHCW.
He graduated in year 1998 and did MD in Ophthalmology at the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi, India. He became a Member of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists. He is also a Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London.He went on to carry out his sub-specialty training in Medical retina and general ophthalmology including cataract surgery, as a senior clinical fellowship at Birmingham.
He is involved in eye research trails and has several national and international publications and presentations. He was finalist for 'Leader of the year - 2019' at University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust. His team were also finalist for the prestigious national 'HSJ awards'.
Mr. Manjunatha remains very passionate about medical education, staff training and research.
Areas of interest
Cataract surgery; Phacoemulsification cataract surgery; Small incision cataract surgery, Sight problem, Eye care, blindness, low vision, Medical retina; Age-related Macular degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, Laser treatment for Diabetic Retinopathy, intravitreal injections, General ophthalmology; External Eye disease; Uveitis; Dry eyes; Blepharitis;
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- University Hospital Clifford Bridge Road Coventry CV2 2DX
- 024 7696 6496
- 07397 304361
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Chandrashekhar Vaidyanath Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
Lead- Medical Retina and Diabetic Hospital Eye service
Ex-Clinical Lead- Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust. For the past 8 years.
Ex- Clinical Lead- Diabetic eye screening Programme, Coventry and Warwickshire area
I have keen interest in Research and have been in this field for the past 16 years. As part of my MD degree, I did a research project on Retinopathy of Prematurity which was presented by me at American Association of Ophthalmology conference. Principle investigator to number of projects.
I have several publications in peer reviewed journal, this will help to share my experience to the ophthalmology world and help in patient's care.
I am interested in teaching and presently lead for intravitreal injection training at University Hospital.
I play and watch cricket.
I like reading history and current affairs.
'Leader of the Year- UHCW' OSCA award finalist
HSJ national award finalist
Clinical Excellence Award, 2019, 2017, 2015 and 2014
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Hindi - Fluent
- Kannada - Fluent
- Urdu - Conversational
British Journal of Hospital Medicine
Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
British Medical Journal
Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Eye & Contact Lens: Science and Clinical Practice
International journal of STD and AIDS
Indian journal of Pediatrics
Optometry in Practice
Courses offered to GPs
Local Eye Health Network
GPs, Rugby CCG
Midland Ophthalmology Society
I keep my surgical log book at both NHS and Private.
Re-admission- 0 % 2016
Post-op infection- 0% 2016
- FRCOphth Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London 2017
- MRCOphth Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London 2005
- MD in Ophthalmology All india Institute of Medical Sciences 2002
- MBBS Bangalore Medical College 1998
Reference number 6046382
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Faculty CESR assessor Royal College of Ophthalmologists 2015
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Ophthalmologists
Midlands Ophthalmology Society
- BMI Meriden, Coventry
- 09:00 - 11:00
- 024 7664 7000
- BMI Meriden, Coventry
- 15:00 - 17:00
- 024 7664 7000
Post treatment communication
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