Mr Aman Chandra

Mr Aman Chandra

BSc (Hons) MBBS FRCOphth PhD MFSTEd FRCSEd

Ophthalmology

18 years of experience

Subspecialties

  • Cataract
  • Glaucoma
  • Refractive Surgery / Surgical Solutions
  • Retina
  • Vision Correction Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6056983
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £240

    Follow-up appointment: £140

    Practices worked at

    Spire Wellesley Hospital

    Eastern Avenue, Southend-On-Sea, Essex, United Kingdom, SS2 4XH
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    BMI Southend Hospital

    15-17 Fairfax Drive, WESTCLIFF-ON-SEA, United Kingdom, SS0 9AG
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    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
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    Tue
    13:30 - 17:00
    Wed
    13:30 - 17:00
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    About

    Mr Aman Chandra is a comprehensive ophthalmologist with a specialist interest in cataract surgery, retinal diseases and vitreoretinal surgery. 

    Chandra undertook ophthalmic training at leading institutions in London including Moorfields Eye Hospital, St Thomas' Hospital and The National Hospital for neurological diseases. 

    Chandrea completed two surgical retinal fellowships at Moorfields Eye Hospital and The Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital in Australia.  During his training, Chandra led research investigating the genetics of rhegmatogenous retinal detachments and ectopia lentis. He co-discovered the first genetic association of the former and has provided the definitive genetic analysis for the latter. For his work he was awarded a PhD from University College, London and the Syme Medal from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. 

    Aman Chandra has received further awards from Moorfields Eye Hospital, the Royal College of Ophthalmologist and the RCSEd. He has authored over 40 peer-reviewed publications and two book chapters.  


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • YAG laser capsulotomies
    • Intravitreal antiVEGF Injections (Age related macular degeneration, Central Retinal Vein occlusions, diabetic eye disease)
    • Minor eyelid procedures
    • Multifocal Intraocular Lens
    • Retinal detachment
    • Macular hole
    • Diabetic eye disease
    • Blepharitis
    • Cataracts
    • Conjunctivitis (pink eye)
    • Dry Eyes
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Glaucoma
    • Macula Hole
    • Retinal Detachment
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    Procedures

    • Cataract Surgery
    • Epiretinal Membrane
    • Intravitreal Injection
    • Iridotomy
    • Minor Eyelid Procedures
    • Multifocal Intraocular Lens
    • Ocular Coherence Tomography (OCT)
    • Retinal Imaging
    • Retinal Laser Surgery
    • Routine Eye Exam
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    Special interests

    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
    • Cataracts
    • Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Eye Infection
    • Eye Problems
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Haemorrhage
    • Macular Hole
    • Retinal Detachment
    • Vision Problems
    • Vitreous Haemorrhage
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    Education

    • BSc (Hons)
    • MBBS
    • FRCOphth
    • PhD 
    • MFSTEd 
    • FRCSEd
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