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- Verified account
- Open Referral network
Miss Andrea Elkan is a Consultant Ophthalmologist who completed her Ophthalmic Specialist training in Athens, Greece and received the European Board of Ophthalmology Fellowship in 2002 in Paris. She practiced Ophthalmology in Greece until 2010, gaining vast experience in General Ophthalmology and small incision cataract surgery.
Miss Elkan has been a substantive Consultant at Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust since January 2018 and is one of the clinical supervisors involved in the surgical training of Ophthalmology trainees.
Miss Elkan is also a member of the UK based charity “Eye Care for Zambia”, which provides Ophthalmology training in Zambia as well as eye care for the population from various regions of the country.
Areas of interest
Small incision cataract surgery
Minor operations- excision of eyelid lesions
YAG Laser capsulotomy
Paediatric Ophthalmology and strabismus surgery
(Additional) Languages spoken
- German - Fluent
- Greek, Modern - Fluent
- Hungarian - Fluent
- Romanian - Fluent
Reference number 6138095
- Longden RoadSHREWSBURYSY3 9DP
- 13:30 - 17:00
- 01743 282338
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.
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Yag laser photodisruption of posterior capsule of lens (including laser capsulotomy) - bilateral - (1-5)
Ultrasound phacoemulsification of cataract, with lens implant - unilateral (including topical or local anaesthetic) - (1-5)