- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Cataract Full Pathway provider
I offer Bupa customers standard cataract surgery on the Full Pathway package option at The Stoneygate Eye 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.
- Surgical retinal
Mr Mokashi graduated from the University of Manchester Medical School in 2001. He taught anatomy and physiology of the eye at the University of Sheffield for one year. The majority of his training in ophthalmology was undertaken at the Manchester Royal Eye Hospital and Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham.
Mr Mokashi has completed more than two years of advanced training in vitreo-retinal surgery, including a fourteen-month vitreo-retinal surgical fellowship at the Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre.
Mr Mokashi is a Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists and is a member of the British and Eire Association of Vitreo-Retinal Surgeons. He is a member of the British Medical Association and is fully registered and revalidated by the General Medical Council.
He has a number of publications in the scientific literature and has presented his work at national and international meetings. Mr Mokashi trains ophthalmologists on the East Midlands Specialist Training Programme and vitreo-retinal surgical fellows at the Leicester Royal Infirmary.
Mr Mokashi speaks English, Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi, Urdu and a bit of Punjabi.
Areas of interest
Routine and complex cataracts; Floaters; Retinal detachment; Retinal tears; Macular hole; Epiretinal membrane; Vitreo-macular traction; Vitreous haemorrhage; Surgery for advanced diabetic eye disease
In addition to seeing general and emergency ophthalmology patients, Mr Mokashi has particular expertise in treating patients with cataract and vitreo-retinal diseases.
Conditions treated by Mr Mokashi include:
Previously complicated cataract surgery requiring further surgery
Dislocated lenses (implants or crystalline lenses)
Posterior capsule opacification following cataract surgery
Diabetic retinopathy including advanced diabetic eye disease requiring surgery
Retinal vein occlusion
- British and Eire Association of Vitreoretinal Surgeons: http://beavrs.org/
- Royal College of Ophthalmologists: https://www.rcophth.ac.uk/
- Royal National Institute for the Blind: http://www.rnib.org.uk/
- American Academy of Ophthalmology- Eye Smart: https://www.aao.org/eye-health
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Ophthalmologist, Cataract and Vitreo-Retinal Surgeon
University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
Melton Mowbray Hospital
Mr Mokashi has a number of publications in the scientific literature and has presented his work at national and international meetings.
- MBChB University of Manchester 2001
- FRCOphth Royal College of Ophthalmologists 2012
- Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre 2013
Reference number 6030534
Details of entry to specialist register
- Ophthalmology, 2013
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Ophthalmologists
General Medical Council
British Medical Association
British and Eire Association of Vitreoretinal Surgeons
Oxford Ophthalmological Congress
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.