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- Verified this account
- Cataract Full Pathway provider
I offer Bupa customers standard cataract surgery on the Full Pathway package option at Spire Hull and East Riding Hospital, Spire Hesslewood Clinic .
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
After MBBS from Khyber Medical University, Peshawar in Pakistan (1988), I did Basic Specialist Training (BST) in Ophthalmology at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield and did FRCS Ed in Ophthalmology in 1994.
After that I completed 5 years of Higher Specialist Training (HST) in Ophthalmology, based at the Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre (BMEC), Birmingham. In 1999 I was awarded CCST (Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training).
To consolidate my special interests, I did 18 months Fellowship in Medical and Surgical Retinal Disorders at the Bristol Eye Hospital, Bristol.
Since 2001, I am working as a Consultant Ophthalmologist at the Hull and East Yorkshire Eye Hospital, Hull.
Areas of interest
Cataract surgery, Phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implants,
Removal of cysts,
Vitreo-retinal disorders including retinal detachments, epiretinal membranes, macular hole surgery, retinal tears,
Investigation, diagnosis and management of the back part of the eye,
Diagnosis of Macular Degeneration
Current NHS consultant posts held
Hull and East Yorkshire Eye Hospital
Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Hull HU3 2JZ
- MB BS Khyber Medical University 1988
- FRCS Ed in Ophthalmology The Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh 1994
- CCST in Ophthalmology The Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London 1999
- Fellowship in Medical and Surgical Retinal Disorders Bristol Eye Hospital, Bristol 2001
Reference number 4289483
Details of entry to specialist register
- CCST, 1999
Affiliations / memberships
British and Eire Association of Vitreo Retinal Surgeons (BEAVRS)
North of England Ophthalmological Society (NEOS)
- Spire Hull and East Riding Hospital, HU10 7AZ
- 14:00 - 16:00
- 01482 672470
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