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- 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.
This healthcare professional is currently treating patients. Please speak to them to find out more about their availability.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2020
- Oculoplastic surgery
- Surgical lacrimal
I am one of the few ophthalmic surgeons who performs approximately a thousand surgeries a year in and around the eye. I perform complex procedures in my subspeciality - and get patients referred from a wide area and internationally. In addition to monofocal implants I also perform 'premier' multifocal implants for cataract surgery
Areas of interest
Cataract surgery; Eye - external disorders; Glaucoma; Lacrimal disorders; Oculoplastics; Orbital surgery / disorders; Paediatric ophthalmology; Ocular oncology
Current NHS consultant posts held
University Hospitals of Leicester
Leicester, Melton, Loughborough
I also hold visiting consultant contracts to various other institutions including eye hospitals in India
Lid, Lacrimal and orbit including thyroid eye disease
Keen cricket fan, love spending time with my family.
Love nature and visit national parks esp to trek world over
Many awards for my presentations/publications. I have recd merit awards regularly at the NHS and currently at level 5
(Additional) Languages spoken
Many - please search pubmed web site or www.sampath.co.uk
Courses offered to GPs
Regularly involved in teaching and training - through various local organisations
I regularly audit my work - and all my surgical procedures I have audited have performed above accepted norms
- FRCOphth Royal College of Ophthalmologists 1991
- FRCS Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh 1991
- Fellowship in Lid, Lacrimal and Orbit Moorfields Eye Hospital, London 1995
- Fellowship in Lid, Lacrimal and Orbit Manchester Royal Eye Hospital 1993
Reference number 3526819
Details of entry to specialist register
- 1997, 1997
Affiliations / memberships
BOPSS (British Oculoplastic Surgery Society)
ESOPRS (European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive surgery)
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.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
The hospitals where the treatment was done.