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- Cataract Full Pathway provider
I offer Bupa customers standard cataract surgery on the Full Pathway package option at Nuffield Health Bristol Hospital-The Chesterfield, Great Western Hospital, St Joseph's Private 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 let us know that they are currently:
- Accepting new patients
- Available for:
- Phone consultations
Last updated: 29 Jun 2020
- Refractive surgery
- Surgical retinal
Mr Majid is a Consultant Ophthalmologist in Bristol. His patients fondly call him 'Mr Magic' and with good reason!
He is an expert in Cataract Surgery and uses all of the latest lenses including Premium Multifocal and Toric Lenses as well as the more traditional monofocal lenses that are used in the NHS.
He has advanced skills in managing problems experienced during cataract surgery and is the 'Go-to man' for second opinions and repairing complications.
He is a renowned expert in Medical and Surgical Retina, Trauma and Ocular Inflammatory Diseases.
He also has advanced training in Eyelid Surgery.
He undertook his training in Bristol, Taunton and Liverpool.
He was awarded a PhD from the University of Bristol for his research on macular degeneration
Mr Majid currently supervises 2 Surgical Retina fellows and 12 Medical Retina fellows in his department and is involved in international clinical research trials.
Areas of interest
cataract expert; cataracts; Phacoemulsification cataract surgery including Premium Intraocular Lenses; Multifocal lens; and Toric lens;
Expert in Cataract Surgery; Correct reading/ intermediate and near vision all at once!.
Latest Premium Lens Implants (Multifocal, Toric IOL);
Laser Eye Surgery;
Vitreoretinal Surgery; expert treatment of Floaters; Retinal Detachment; Macular Hole; Epiretinal Membrane; Ultrafine Vitrectomy.
Medical Retina (Macular degeneration; Retinal bleeding, Diabetic Retinopathy treatments etc) injections (Lucentis, Eylea, Avastin Ozurdex, Iluvien) ; Macular Lenses and latest treatments.
Uveitis; Eye inflammation and Sore eyes.
Eye Lid surgery
Blepharitis; Dry Eyes.
- Antonia Hewlett (Secretary)
- Spire Bristol Hospital Redland Hill Redland Bristol BS6 6UT
- 0117 980 4052
- Catherine Simons (Secretary)
- Nuffield Health Bristol Hospital The Chesterfield 2 Clifton Hill Bristol BS8 1BN
- 0117 906 4884
- 0117 925 4909
- Cheryl D'Souza
- Great Western Hospital Marlborough Road Swindon SN3 6BB
- 01793 646263
- 01793 646064
- Kathleen Stoffels (Secretary)
- The Bath Clinic Claverton Down Road Combe Down Bath BA2 7BR
- 01225 838867
- Martine Welsh (Manager)
- ST. Josephs Private Hospital Harding Avenue Newport NP20 6ZE
- 01633 820300
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Matthew Molyneux Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Ophthalmologist, Bristol Eye Hospital.
Honorary Consultant Ophthalmologist, Great Western Hospital, Swindon.
Honorary Consultant Ophthalmologist, Weston General Hospital.
Mr Majid has a PhD in Macular Degeneration and published over 35 peer reviewed publications.
He has participated in over 20 international clinical research trials that have led to the introduction of new treatments in the field of cataract surgery and medical and surgical retina.
Cricket- played as an opening batsman for the local league in Bristol for many years and has won several trophies. He also enjoys Badminton.
Wellcome Research Fellowship.
Wellcome PhD Fellowship.
Clinical Excellence awards.
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Hindi - Native or bilingual
- Panjabi, Punjabi - Native or bilingual
- Urdu - Native or bilingual
Mr Majid has published over 35 Peer reviewed papers and multiple posters on cataract and diseases of the retina. He continues to publish new and interesting research on retinal diseases.
Courses offered to GPs
Cataract/ Vitreoretinal Surgery/ Red Eye- Regular courses and lectures at Nuffield Bristol and Bristol Eye hospital.
Last 3 years, No Post operative infections, No intraoperative complications.
- MBChB University of Bristol 1993
- FRCOphth Royal College of Ophthalmologists 1998
- PhD Univeristy of Bristol 2004
- Advanced Fellowship in Cataract and Vitreoretinal Surgery Bristol Eye Hospital 2005
- Advanced Fellowship in Medical Retina Diseases Bristol Eye Hospital 2006
- Advanced ellowship in Ocular Plastic Surgery Bristol Eye Hospital 2004
Reference number 4045313
Details of entry to specialist register
- CCT Ophthalmology, 2007
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Ophthalmologists
American Society of Retinal Surgeons
British and Eire Association of Vitreoretinal Surgeons
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
American Academy of Ophthalmologists
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
European Society of Retina Specialists
Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons UK and Ireland
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