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I offer Bupa customers standard cataract surgery on the Full Pathway package option at Western Eye Hospital, Charing Cross Hospital, Ophthalmic Consultants of 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.
Sally Ameen is a consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at London’s Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. She specialises in glaucoma and has a special interest in Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery. She is also highly trained in complex cataract surgery and emergency ophthalmology.
She completed her ophthalmic training in the north Thames London deanery, and rotated through the prestigious Moorfields Hospital as well as the Western Eye hospital. She was appointed as a consultant ophthalmic surgeon in 2016.
Her interest in education dates back to her undergraduate career, where she took every opportunity to formally expand her teaching experience. During her training, sally completed an MSC in clinical education and has been a faculty member on many national and international courses. This passion for education has continued into her consultant post, where she now holds the position of college tutor.
Sally has presented her work at a number of meetings, published in peer reviewed journals and has written 2 book chapters. She continues to be actively involved in research both within her hospital and in larger national trials.
Areas of interest
Glaucoma, Cataract, MIGS, Glaucoma revision surgery, complex cataract, A&E, general ophthalmology
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Western Eye Hospital
College Tutor, Western eye Hospital
Involved in ongoing research at local eye unit
recruiter and investigator on multi-centre trials like TAGS and EAGLE
An avid runner
Open water diving with PADI certificate
2019- Instant recognition award nominated by trainees and received for work as college tutor
2016- Royal College of Ophthalmologist first research think tank
2015-ALCON trainee glaucoma case presentation
2014-London Deanery best research presentation
2010- West London Research meeting (best audit)
2005-Merit for both written and clinical final year examination
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Arabic - Native or bilingual
1.Glaucoma suspect; Manual of Glaucoma. ISBN 978-93-5152-964-4
2.Visual field; Practical Perimetry. ISBN 978-93-85999-68-0
1.Risk calculators in glaucoma. S AMEEN, F JAVAID, MF CORDEIRO. Expert Review in Ophthalmology. DOI: 10.1586/17469899.2016.1136213
1.Key predictors of visual field test reliability. Ho j, Ameen S, Crawley L, Normando E, F Cordeiro, Bloom P, Ahmed F. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. June 2013, Vol 54, 2632
1.Blind-sided by cosmetic vein sclerotherapy: a case of ophthalmic arterial occlusion. Arunakirinathan M, Walker RJ, Hassan N, Ameen S, Younis S. Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2017 Mar 6. DOI: 10.1097/ICB.0000000000000559
2.Complications secondary to cosmetic artificial iris anterior chamber implants, a case-report. Shweikh Y, Ameen S, Mearza A. BMC Ophthalmol. 2011 Aug 8;15:97. DOI: 10.1186/s12886-0150084-1
3.Adverse skin reactions following intravitreal bevacizumab injection. Ameen S, Entabi M, Lee N, Stavrakoglou A. BMJ Case Rep. 2001 Mar 1;2011. DOI: 10.1136/bcr.02.2010.2753
4.Laparascopic management of a torted appendix. Rajendran N, Ameen S, Rohatgi A. Ann r coll Surg Engl.2006 Oct;88(6):w6-7
Courses offered to GPs
upcoming talk to optometrist and local GPS November 2019
due to give talk to GPs in the Chelsea CCG area
- MBBS university of London, St George's University 2005
- BSC University of St Andrews 2002
- FRCOphth Royal College of Ophthalmologist 2012
- MSC in mecical education University College London 2014
Reference number 6122834
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- GMC registration GMC 2005
Details of entry to specialist register
- Royal College of Ophthalmologist, 2016
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.