Mr Ali Yagan

Mr Ali Yagan

MD, MSc, FRCOphth, PGCert (Med Ed)

Ophthalmology

25 years of experience
6 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Friendly, professional, efficient and provided clear explanations“
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Subspecialties

  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Cataract
  • Emergency Ophthalmology
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6057550
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £225

    Follow-up appointment: £125

    Practices worked at

    Private Patient Centre Manchester Royal Eye Hospital

    Oxford Road, Manchester, United Kingdom, M13 9WL
    16 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    17:00 - 18:30
    Tue
    17:00 - 18:30
    Wed
    17:00 - 18:30
    Thu
    17:00 - 18:30
    Fri
    14:00 - 17:30
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    Mr Ali Yagan is a Consultant Ophthalmologist at Manchester Royal Eye Hospital. He qualified in medicine in 1997 at Aleppo Medical School, University of Aleppo in Syria, subsequently completing a Master's degree in Ophthalmology at the same university in 2001.

    Mr Yagan moved to the UK in 2002 and completed specialist training in ophthalmology until 2008. He moved back to Syria soon after to use his expertise to promote ophthalmology education and provide excellent medical care in the country. He moved back to the UK some time after and began a specialist fellowship in neuro-ophthalmology at Manchester Royal Eye Hospital which he completed in 2012. He became a Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in 2014.

    Mr Yagan has been a Consultant Ophthalmologist specialising in Neuro-ophthalmology and Strabismus Surgery at Manchester Royal Eye Hospital since 2015. During his time at the hospital he has performed numerous complex squint surgeries and administered several botulinum toxin injections for squint. He has expertise in the assessment, diagnosis and management of several neuro-ophthalmologic conditions that affect ocular motility and the visual pathways as well as cataract surgery.

    In addition to his clinical practice, Mr Yagan has published widely in his field of expertise and presented his work nationally and internationally. He also holds professional memberships with the North of England Ophthalmology Society, the UK Neuro Ophthalmology Society and the British Isles Neuro Ophthalmology Club.

    Procedures

    • Eye Muscle (Squint) Surgery
    • Cataract Surgery
    • Humphreys Visual Field
    • Muscle Balance
    • New Eye Exam
    • Ocular Coherence Tomography (OCT)
    • Routine Eye Exam
    • Urgent Eye Care
    • Video Consultation
    • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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    Special interests

    • Binocular Vision
    • Squints
    • Double Vision
    • Vision Problems
    • Adult Ocular Motility Disorders
    • Diplopia (Double Vision)
    • Strabismus
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    Education

    MD - Aleppo Medical School, University of Aleppo, Syria in 1997

    MSc Ophthalmology - University of Aleppo, Syria in 2001

    FRCOphth - Royal College of Ophthalmologists, UK in 2014

    PGCert in Medical Education

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    Eye Muscle (Squint) Surgery
    3/7
    Binocular Vision
    2/7
    Squints
    2/7
    Double Vision
    1/7
    Neuro-Ophthalmology
    1/7
    Vision Problems
    1/7
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    Friendly, professional, efficient and provided clear explanations
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    Lovely consultant! Everything explained clearly and my questions were answered.
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    Unambiguous focussed clear advice
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    Mr Yagan is an exemplary professional who treated me with care and consideration throughout the process. His Administration is also excellent with prompt responses. I would highly recommend Mr Yagan and his team.
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    I found Mr Yagan to be very clear with explanations and explained everything in a way to manage expectations well. Mr Yagan was exemplary in communicating promptly and always provided promised information both to myself and my health insurance
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    Mr Yagan was very professional and personable. His knowledge and expertise in his field is first class and I left the appointment feeling that I had been listened to and had a thorough examination. Highly recommended.
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    Mr Yagan was very friendly, patient & thorough when assessing & explaining the process/outcome.
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