Mr B Sumith Perera: Ophthalmology
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Mr B Sumith Perera

Optegra, London eye Hospital, Berkshire Independant Hospital Spire Thames Valley Hospital

Ophthalmology

 

  • Fee assured
  • 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 North London, Berkshire Independent Hospital, Optegra Eye Hospital Surrey, 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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Overview

Specialises in

  • Medical
  • Refractive surgery
  • Surgical

About me

Mr. Sumith Perera is one of the most experienced cataract and refractive surgeons in the country having performed more than 22,000 cataract and refractive procedures. He is highly skilled in using refractive lasers and is a UK pioneer in femtosecond lasers for cataract and refractive surgery.

He won a prestigious World Health Organisation scholarship to study Ophthalmology at the Institute of Ophthalmology London. Following completion of his training in the South Thames region and Moorfields Eye Hospital he joined the NHS in 1996. He is a substantive consultant ophthalmic surgeon with special interest in cataract surgery and emergency eye care at the Royal Berkshire Hospital Reading and Prince Charles Eye Unit Windsor. He is the clinical lead for Eye Casualty Services for the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust.

His research interests are in excellent outcomes following cataract and refractive surgery. He regularly presents his work at international conferences and has been an invited speaker at many national and international meetings.

Mr. Perera is passionate about teaching and has trained many surgeons in refractive and cataract surgery.

Patient Safety is paramount and Mr. Perera uses his clinical experience and expertise to give his patients the best possible advice and uses his surgical skills to achieve excellent visual outcomes.

Areas of interest

Micro incision Cataract Surgery; Femtolaser Cataract Surgery; Refractive lens exchange; Trifocl Multifocal; Toric; lens implants; Dry eyes; Blepharitis; Uveitis

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Procedures completed

  • C7122

    Ultrasound phacoemulsification of cataract, with lens implant - unilateral (including topical or local anaesthetic) - (1-5)

    (1-5)

  • C7341

    Yag laser photodisruption of posterior capsule of lens (including laser capsulotomy) - bilateral - (1-5)

    (1-5)

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