Back Refine search Reset
Please choose a search criteria from below
Filters Clear all
Specialties
Treatments

Best Ophthalmologists in Mayfair, London, UK

90 results found for Ophthalmologists in Mayfair, London, UK

Sort by:
Showing 1 - 10 of 90 results
9 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9QY - 0.38 miles
9 Harley Street - 0.38 miles
9 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9QY
21 years of experience
Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Cataract Surgery, Cataracts, Diabetic Retinopathy + 2 more

Ms Ranjit Sandhu is a Consultant Opthalmic Surgeon with a specialist interest in cataract surgery, medical retinal problems and uveitis. Her postgraduate ophthalmic training was undertaken at King’s College Hospital and Addenbrooke’s Hospital where she developed an expertise in complex cataract surgery in diabetes and uveitis. Ms Sandhu obtained her posgraduate doctorate degree at the University of London in assessing ocular blood flow in retinal disease before embarking on a Fellowship in Medical Retina and Uveitis at the internationally renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital.

Ms Randhu specialises in cataract surgery without the need for glasses and has been involved in organising a randomised controlled clinical trial comparing varying types of lenses. She has also been a sub-investigator for the international GENEVA Study Group for the use of implants for central and branch retinal vein occlusions. She continually evaluates emerging, evidence-based novel treatment therapies for retinal disease and aspires to achieve the best results for her patients.

Ms Randhu ensures her patients have access to the latest intravitreal therapies for a wide spectrum of retinal conditions such as age-related macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease and retinal vein occlusions.

Ms Randhu has presented at both national and international conferences and published papers in peer reviewed academic journals. She has also co-authored a chapter on Ocular Disease in an Optometry textbook.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • Cataract surgery
  • Glaucoma treatment
  • Diabetic eye disease
  • Macular degeneration
  • Retinal disease
  • Uveitis 
Read more
9 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9QY - 0.38 miles
9 Harley Street - 0.38 miles
9 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9QY
13 years of experience
Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Blepharitis, Blepharoplasty (Eye Lid Surgery), Blocked Tear Duct (NLDO) Surgery + 39 more

Mr Vasilios Papastefanou is a Consultant Ophthalmologist with over 5 years of experience in the management of eye issues. He sees private patients at 9 Harley Street and London Claremont Clinic.

Mr Papastefanou gained his primary medical qualification at the University of Athens, Greece, where he also trained and gained his PhD thesis. He later completed his Medical Retina training at the renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, and also his Oculoplastic, Lacrimal and Orbital Surgery fellowship at the Addenbrookes Hospital in Cambridge.

Read more
Video consultation
NEW!
Mr Manzar Saeed - Ophthalmologists
15 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9QQ - 0.39 miles
15 Harley Street - 0.39 miles
15 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9QQ
24 years of experience
Cataract Surgery, Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Astigmatism, Blepharitis + 8 more

Mr Manzar Saeed is a senior Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon and is an expert in cataract and refractive lens surgery. He completed his higher specialist training at King's College Hospital and the highly regarded Vitreoretinal Unit and Medical Eye Unit of St Thomas' Hospital. Mr Saeed was selected for and completed three prestigious fellowships at specialist sites across London, including Moorfileds Eye Hospital, King's College, Western Eye Hospital and the Tenant Institute in Glasgow. He estblished Retinal surgery service for West Norfolk at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital NHS Trust and leads the Vitreoretinal Service. 

Mr Saeed has a wealth of experience in a range of refractive lens procedures. He specialises in small incision cataract surgery and is highly experienced in the use of multifocal and accommodative lens implants. He offers full assessmnt and treatment with a range of refractive surgery procedures including intraocular contact lens (ICL). Mr Saeed has frequently presented his work at international high profile meetings and published in academic literature. He is a trainer for ophthalmic surgeons and is actively involved in training and teaching of medical students from the University of Cambridge and the University of East Anglia. He is also enganged in teaching of optometrists. 

Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Cataract surgery
  • Laser refractive surgery
  • Implantable contact lens (ICL)
  • Retinal surgery
  • Squint correction
  • Lid surgery
  • Pterygium removal
  • Age-related macular degeneration
  • Glaucoma treatment
  • Presbyopia treatment
Read more
19 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9QJ - 0.41 miles
The Harley Street Hospital - 0.41 miles
19 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9QJ
Recommended by 1 specialist
30 years of experience
Lower Back Pain, Artificial Disc Replacement, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Arthritis (Spine) + 39 more

Mr Lam is a senior Consultant orthopaedic spinal surgeon with over 25 years experience in the treatment of complex spinal disorders. He helped establish the internationally renowned Spinal Unit at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital London. He is now working full time at the London Bridge Hospital (accredited as a world-class AOSpine Unit in June 2016). He has published and lectured extensively, and is regarded as a pioneer in innovative spinal surgery procedures, especially minimal invasive spine surgery. He continues in both clinical and laboratory research into spinal disorders, and is a reviewer for Spine, European Spine Journals and International Journal of Spine Surgery.

In Nov 2019, Mr Lam performed the first robotic spine surgery in the UK followed by the first robotic scoliosis spine surgery in Europe. He offers his patients a full comprehensive program of conservative treatment, physiotherapy and spinal injections to help treat their spinal disorders. In terms of surgery, he is a key opinion leader in the field of minimally invasive spine surgery, cervical and lumbar disc replacements, paediatric spinal deformities (scoliosis and kyphosis), computer navigated and robotic spine surgery. Over the last 10 years, he regularly performs approximately 300 cases annually of minimally invasive surgeries, i.e. sacro-iliac fusion, TLIF, OLIF, LLIF or XLIF and ALIF. To date, he has performed over 1000 cervical and lumbar disc replacements, and over 1000 anterior lumbar approaches (LLIF, XLIF, OLIF and ALIF). From Mar 2020, he was approved as an Premier Reference Centre for Excelcius GPS Robot Miminally Invasive Spine Surgery.

In 2009, Mr Lam was the first British recipient of the Gold Medal of Honor presented by Mde Chirac of France, on behalf of the Etoile Européenne du Dévouement Civil et Militaire (EEDCM), for his work in the treatment of children with spinal deformities, and ejectee pilots of the Royal Air Force, US Air Force and NATO. In 2016, HM King Kigeli V of Rwanda honoured him with the Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Order of the Lion for his work in training surgeons across Africa. In 2019, HM King Yuhi VI of Rwanda further honoured him with the Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Order of the Crested Crane.

Mr Lam's exceptional degree of training along with his plethora of experience ensures that he is now able to supply the highest standards of care and treatment to all his patients.

It is important that HCA is transparent about our relationship with those doctors who provide us with clinical guidance on delivering the best possible care to patients and operating our hospitals safely and efficiently. We set out here some of the ways in which we work together and the amount we pay this doctor for such services.

Read more
10 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9PF - 0.41 miles
Infinity Eye Clinic - 0.41 miles
10 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9PF
Recommended by 2 specialists
12 years of experience
Retinal Detachment, Urgent Eye Care, Cataract Surgery, Diabetic Retinopathy + 24 more

Mr Jason Ho is a Consultant Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon with subspecialty interests in vitreoretinal surgery and medical retina at the Prince Charles Eye Unit in Windsor. He is also Honorary Consultant Ophthalmologist at Western Eye Hospital, London.

After gaining a first class intercalated honours degree in Immunobiology, Mr Ho graduated second in his year at Imperial College School of Medicine with Distinction. He undertook his ophthalmology residency training in London in Moorfields and the Western Eye Hospitals, followed by subspecialty vitreoretinal fellowship training at St Thomas’ and Western Eye (Imperial).  He is a keen surgical trainer and is a member of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists Microsurgical Skills Training Faculty and the Examination Panel.

Mr Ho treats general ophthalmic conditions as well as diseases of the retina, both medical and surgical. His special interests include vitreoretinal surgery, retinal detachment surgery, macula holes, epiretinal membranes, vitreous haemorrhage, diabetic retinopathy, medical retina, complex cataract surgery, age-related macular degeneration, and retinal vascular disease.

Jason takes pride in providing the best possible care for all his patients and is both an expert cataract and retinal surgeon and an ophthalmic specialist who has a calm, friendly, kind and holistic approach to healthcare and is keen to ensure his patients are treated in the most efficient, timely and accurate manner.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • General ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal surgery
  • Macula holes
  • Epiretinal membranes
  • Vitreous haemorrhage
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Medical retina
  • Cataracts
  • Cataract surgery
  • Age-related macular degeneration (AMD)
  • Macular degeneration
  • Retinal vascular disease
  • Retinal Detachment surgery
  • YAG laser capsulotomy
  • Minor Ops
  • Cataract surgery
  • Complex cataract surgery
  • Vitreoretinal surgery
  • Retinal diseases
Read more
10 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9PF - 0.41 miles
10 Harley Street - 0.41 miles
10 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9PF
Recommended by 3 specialists
10 years of experience
Eye Problem, Blepharitis, Eye Muscle (Squint) Surgery, Adult Ocular Motility Disorders + 26 more

Mr Rohit Jolly is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon with subspecialist interests in paediatric ophthalmology, adult strabismus, neuro-ophthalmology as well as adult cataract surgery and general ophthalmology. He is the clinical lead for Emergency Eye Care at the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust where he holds a substantive NHS Consultant post.

Mr Jolly graduated from the University College London with a degree in medicine and also neuroscience for which he achieved the Deans list prize for recognition of his outstanding achievement. He undertook his Ophthalmic training within the North Thames London Deanery, rotating through many different hospitals including the world renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital, acquiring a breadth of experience from leading clinicians within their fields.

He has furthered his extensive experience by undertaking a Fellowship at the Royal Free in Paediatric Ophthalmology, Adult Strabismus and Cataract surgery, learning the modern techniques of squint surgery as well as its medical management. In addition to this he has a keen interest in acute ophthalmic care and has held the position of a Consultant at Moorfields Eye Hospital in the busiest dedicated ophthalmic eye casualty in Europe.

Mr Jolly has always been passionate about teaching and training and is a College Tutor at the Roysal Free, heavily involved in the education of junior ophthalmic surgeons as well as expanding the role of general medical physicians and optometrists in the management of ophthalmic complaints. He has been involved in setting up a number of teaching programmes to help equip professionals with the highest level of understanding and confidence, to provide patients with the best care possible.

The approach to patient care has to be specifically tailored to each individual, whether a child or adult, and involve them along this journey and decision making process. This principle is something Mr Jolly firmly believes in and his compassionate, calm and competent approach is something that puts him in a position where patients have continued to place trust in him.

When not at work Mr Jolly enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, practicing yoga and playing cricket.

Read more
Video consultation
NEW!
Mr Sameer Trikha - Ophthalmologists
10 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9PF - 0.41 miles
10 Harley Street - 0.41 miles
10 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9PF
Recommended by 1 specialist
16 years of experience
Cataracts, Cataract Surgery, Complex Cataract Surgery, Dry Eyes + 10 more

Mr Sameer Trikha graduated in medicine in 2004 from The University of Southampton. He is a MBA-qualified Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon specialising in glaucoma and cataract surgery, working both in the NHS at Kings College Hospital and privately at 10 Harley Street and The London Clinic. 

Mr Trikha has a specialist interest in the surgical treatment of glaucoma, and the use of innovative new devices that are minimally invasive. He is an active researcher, having published 25 papers and written 2 books, and is regularly invited to give international lectures. Furthermore, he is passionate about digital health and its role in the education of junior specialist doctors.

Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his young family, as well as running, badminton and cricket.

Read more
23 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9QN - 0.42 miles
London Eye Diagnostic Centre - 0.42 miles
23 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9QN
34 years of experience
Cataract Surgery, Cataracts, Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Amblyopia + 43 more

Simon Horgan is a Consultant Ophthalmologist based in Kingston and London, UK. He graduated from the University of London in 1986, before going on to complete postgraduate training in ophthalmology at the world famous Moorfields Eye Hospital. He now holds consultations and sees patients across sites in central London and in Kingston. 

Mr Horgan has experience managing and treating a variety of eye related problems, but has a special clinical interest in macular degeneration and retinal problems, glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, cataracts, multifocal implant lenses, and astigmatic corrections.

For appointments at our Harley Street and New Malden clinics please contact the office on 020 7060 9911. Appointments are advertised but the site is not live, so will need to be confirmed with us. Our Practice Manager can also help with enquiries for appointments at the New Victoria Hospital or you can contact them directly to book an appointment on 020 8949 9020. Appointments are not confirmed until you have spoken to a member of staff.

We now have a new aesthetics clinic, Volumella which we run from the New Malden Diagnostic Centre on Saturdays. Please phone the office for more information on botulinum toxins (anti wrinkle) and dermal fillers (including lips).

Please note that the NHS clinic at Moorfields St George's is not looked after by the staff at the private practice and we cannot arrange appointments there.

Read more
Video consultation
NEW!
Mr Robert Longhurst - Ophthalmologists
23 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9QN - 0.42 miles
London Eye Diagnostic Centre - 0.42 miles
23 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9QN
Recommended by 1 specialist
6 years of experience
Dry Eyes, Blepharitis, Glaucoma, Eye Infection + 45 more

Robert Longhurst is a Consultant Optometrist with a registered independent prescribing specialty and higher qualifications in glaucoma. A former dispensing optician, he has passed both the qualifying exams set by the Association of British Dispensing Opticians and the College of Optometrists’ Scheme for Registration, leading to the FBDO and MCOptom qualifications, respectively. He is registered with the GOC under number 01-28534 and is on the National Performers List in respect of the NHS General Ophthalmic Service.

Robert did post-graduate training in glaucoma at Central Middlesex Hospital and has passed masters level examinations in the same. He has passed similar examinations in advanced visual science, ocular nutrition, investigative ophthalmic science, ocular therapeutics, prescribing for disorders of the eye, retinal and macular disorders, and refractive surgery at Aston University.

In June 2019, he passed the Therapeutics Common Final Assessment and gained his Diploma in Therapeutics (Independent Prescribing) from the College of Optometrists. The following month and following a further period of study at Cardiff University, he gained his Professional Certificate in Glaucoma. In 2021, he was awarded his Professional Higher Certificate in Glaucoma.

He works as a Consultant Optometrist for an NHS contractor and currently sees glaucoma patients at Sheppey Community Hospital in Kent. Previously, he saw eye casualty patients at Royal Berkshire Hospital where he now has an honorary consultant appointment. He has also worked in paediatric clinics alongside a team of orthoptists, carrying out cycloplegic refractions and indirect ophthalmoscopy.

In addition to his NHS work, he has practicing privileges at 25 Harley Street and sees private glaucoma and dry eye patients and performs comprehensive routine eye exams and diabetic retinopathy screening. Former patients of Mr Longhurst have included several well-known celebrities.

Robert has been involved in teaching and research since his first peer-reviewed paper was published in May 2015 and has given several lectures on dyslexia and the spontaneous Pulfrich effect, including an invited lecture at Oxford University. He is currently a doctoral candidate at Aston University.

He is available for medicolegal work and has worked as an expert witness for both the Association of Optometrists and the Association of British Dispensing Opticians at GOC fitness to practice hearings.

Robert is a Freeman of the City of London and was admitted as a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers in April 2017.

Read more
25 Harley Street, Marylebone, United Kingdom, W1G 9QW - 0.42 miles
25 Harley Street - 0.42 miles
25 Harley Street, Marylebone, United Kingdom, W1G 9QW
31 years of experience
Ahmed Implants, Blepharitis, Dry Eyes, Iridoplasty

Mr Ananth Viswanathan is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon with over two decades of experience in the field. Ananth practices privately at The Harley Street Clinic and Moorfields Eye Hospital.

Ananth qualified as a doctor at St Thomas Hospital Medical School in 1989 and went on to complete his residency in Ophthalmology. After further training and postgraduate education, He was appointed Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at the prestigious Moorfields Eye Hospital as well as undertaking clinical research and teaching, showing his passion for Ophthalmology.

Read more

What is an Ophthalmologist?

When you or a loved one has problems with their eyes, the first reaction is often to visit an eye doctor. But the term eye doctor is a bit broad and somewhat confusing – there are three types of specialists, all with varying degrees of medical education and expertise, who fit the term of an eye doctor.

Opticians are primarily concerned with glasses, lenses, contacts, and the like. They don’t perform any diagnostic or treatment services on patients. The most common use for the term “eye doctor” usually refers to an optometrist, who holds a DO (Doctor of Optometry) degree. These are the professionals who usually conduct eye exams, write prescriptions for glasses or contacts. They also can identify and in some cases prescribe medications for some types of eye problems and diseases. • The most skilled and well-trained “eye doctors” are in fact ophthalmologists. These experts are fully-trained doctors with a speciality in the diseases and disorders of the eye. They can do everything an optometrist can, and in addition, can practice medicine and perform surgery or other procedures.

When to see an Ophthalmologist?

When an optometrist detects a potential eye problem, or someone has suffered an eye injury or has a known eye problem (above and beyond needing glasses or contacts), finding a top ophthalmologist in London is usually the recommended course of action. The best ophthalmologists in London can easily be found using Doctify. These experts have upwards of 4 years of speciality eye and vision-related training, beyond their four years of general medical training. They can help identify abnormalities and vision problems, address traumas or surgical situations with eyes and eyelids, treat and manage the progression of glaucoma, cataracts, or similar diseases, and provide all the kinds of vision services that an optometrist can, including regular eye exams. If you or a loved one has a serious eye concern or wants the added comfort of a true expert doing your annual exam, the services of an ophthalmologist in London are exactly what the doctor ordered!

How to find an ophthalmologist?

You can search for an ophthalmologist on Doctify by using the filters to find a specialist that is most suitable for you. With reviews from real patients, you can use feedback on Doctify to find highly-rated ophthalmologists in your area with quality and reliable reviews to make an informed decision.

How to choose an ophthalmologist?

Doctify invites users to provide honest feedback about their experience which allows other users to make an informed decision. You can use the filters to sort by your preferred requirements whether that be urgency for the next available appointment or the closest to where you live. You can also sort by the rating to find those most recommended by other Doctify patients.

How much is a private ophthalmologist appointment?

The cost of a private ophthalmologist appointment can range in price depending on the purpose of your appointment and where your doctor is based. Prices also vary from specialist to specialist, so the best way is to confirm with your doctor directly. Prices may also be available to view on the specialist’s or clinic’s website. 

Who is the best ophthalmologist?

You can use Doctify to find a suitable ophthalmologist who is recommended by other patients. Using reviews from real users, ratings of their experience are available for you to read. When patients book with Doctify they are invited to leave a review to share their experience and help other users make an informed decision.

How to get an appointment with an ophthalmologist?

It’s quick and easy to book your appointment through Doctify. You can search for available appointments directly on Doctify. Simply choose your specialist of preference, check for available appointments and log in or sign up to book directly through the system.

What does an ophthalmologist do?

Ophthalmologists are specialised eye doctors or eye surgeons. They diagnose and manage conditions related to the eye, eye area and vision. Common treatments include cataract surgery, laser surgery, managing conditions such as glaucoma and loss of vision as well as repair to eyes damaged by injury.

What is the difference between optometrist and ophthalmologist?

Optometrists are trained eye care professionals that fit contacts and glasses after diagnosing sight-related problems. Optometrists can also screen for some eye problems such as glaucoma but will refer you to an ophthalmologist for treatment. Ophthalmologists are eye surgeons that treat and manage a variety of conditions. Ophthalmologists are experts in medical treatment, surgery and microsurgery of eyes. 

What happens at an ophthalmologist appointment?

An appointment with your ophthalmologist will involve several stages throughout the process. They will often start with a history of your symptoms and condition if known, as well as any corrective treatments you’ve currently completed. They will then complete a series of tests to check your sight and the physical health of your eyes before making recommendations on how to progress.

What conditions does an Ophthalmologist treat?

What procedures can you find at an Ophthalmology clinic? 

  • Laser Eye Surgery
  • Eye Test
  • Epiretinal Membrane
  • Complex Cataract Surgery
  • Profilo Plastica
  • Paediatric Ophthalmology
  • Urgent Eye Care
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Minor Eyelid Procedures
  • New Eye Exam
  • Routine Eye Exam
  • Complex Contact Lens Assessment
  • Retinal Imaging
  • OCT (Ocular Coherence Tomography)
  • Colorimeter
  • Humphreys Visual Field
  • Orthoptics
  • Muscle Balance
  • Paediatric Optometry
  • Independent Prescriber
  • Low Vision Assessment
  • Myopia Control
  • Specialist Contact Lenses
  • Orthokeratology
  • Overnight Lens Wear
  • Scleral Contact Lenses
  • Prisms
  • Meibography
  • IPL (Intense Pulse Light)
  • Glasses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sports Eyewear
  • Glasses Repair
  • Video Consultation