Mr Imran Zaheer



  • Fee assured
  • Cataract Full Pathway provider

    I offer Bupa customers standard cataract surgery on the Full Pathway package option at Great Western 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.


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Last updated: 5 Jun 2020

About me

Mr Imran Zaheer
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
MBBS; FCPS; FRCS(Ophthal); FRCOphth

Clinical Interests
• Cataract Surgery
• Glaucoma surgery
• Laser Treatments: Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty, Laser Iridotomy, Laser Capsulotomy
• Medical Retina including Anti-VEGF treatment for Age related Macular degeneration
• Oculoplastics procedures: Blepharoplasty, Entropion , Ectropion, lacrimal surgery
• Premium Intraocular lenses (Multifocal – Toric IOL),

Professional Membership
• General Medical Council (GMC)
• Royal College of Ophthalmologists
• Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Glasgow
• European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS)
• UK and Eire Glaucoma Society (UKEGS)
• European Glaucoma Society (EGS)
• European Society of Retina Specialists (EURETINA)
• British Medical Association (BMA)

Professional Profile
Mr Zaheer has extensive experience as an ophthalmologist. He graduated from King Edward Medical University, Lahore. After initial basic training at Mayo University Hospital he trained as Ophthalmology registrar at the Institute of Ophthalmology.
Mr Zaheer has completed subspecialty Fellowships in Glaucoma, Retinal diseases and Oculoplastics (Eyelid and Orbit).
He completed ‘Glaucoma Fellowship’ from Bristol Eye Hospital, gaining extensive training in surgical procedures such as Trabeculectomy with anti-metabolites, and latest laser treatment for glaucoma such as ‘Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty’.
He has further sub-specialized with ‘Fellowship in Oculoplastics’ (Eyelid surgery) from Bristol Eye Hospital with expertise in the management of eyelid and orbital conditions such as blepharoplasty, lid tumours as well as lacrimal surgery.
During his Fellowship in ‘Retinal diseases’ he gained expertise in management of retinal conditions such as ‘Age Related Macular Degeneration’ and ‘Diabetic retinal disease’
Mr Zaheer is actively involved in teaching and training. He is currently Clinical Tutor for The Royal College of Ophthalmologists and educational supervisor for Severn Deanery. He has presented his work internationally and published in peer-reviewed journals in the UK as well as in USA, Europe and Asia.
After his appointed as a Consultant in the NHS and serving in Scotland for a few years, he relocated to Wiltshire and currently serving as Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Great Western Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Swindon.

Areas of interest

Cataract surgery; Glaucoma; Oculoplastics

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Procedures completed

  • C7122

    Ultrasound phacoemulsification of cataract, with lens implant - unilateral (including topical or local anaesthetic) - (5-50)

    BMI The Ridgeway Hospital (5-50)

  • C7923

    Intravitreal injection of pharmaceutical for neovascular age related macular degeneration - (1-5)

    Great Western Hospital (1-5)

  • C7341

    Yag laser photodisruption of posterior capsule of lens (including laser capsulotomy) - bilateral - (1-5)

    BMI The Ridgeway Hospital (1-5)

  • C6111

    Laser trabeculoplasty (including topical or local anaesthetic) - unilateral - (1-5)

    BMI The Ridgeway Hospital (1-5)

  • C7340

    Yag laser photodisruption of posterior capsule of lens (including laser capsulotomy) - unilateral - (1-5)

    BMI The Ridgeway Hospital (1-5)

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