Mr Balasubramanian Ramasamy

Mr Balasubramanian Ramasamy

MBBS, M.S (Ophthalmology), FRCOphth

Ophthalmology

25 years of experience
10 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

4.8

Explanation

4.8

Top feedback

“I am really impressed by his care and attention, by the amount of time he took took explain what was wrong and what he would do to try to put things right. He is really courteous attentive and professional and made me feel confident going into the operation. Many thanks to him.“
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Subspecialties

  • Cataract
  • Glaucoma
  • Retina
  • Vision Correction Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 5202465
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £160

    Practices worked at

    Spire Murrayfield Hospital Wirral

    Holmwood Drive Heswall, Wirral, United Kingdom, CH61 1AU
    33 reviews

    Arrowe Park Hospital

    Upton, Birkenhead, Wirral, United Kingdom, CH49 5PE
    0 reviews

    About

    Mr Balasubramanian Ramasamy is a Consultant Ophthalmologist practicing at NHS Arrow Park Hospital and Spire Murrayfield Hospital in Wirral. Mr Ramasamy specialises in cataract, retinal, and vitreoretinal surgery, refractive laser eye surgery and has a research interest in endophthalmitis. He provides general ophthalmic services such as the treatment of dry eyes, glaucoma, lid disease, macular holes, macular degeneration and of retinal diseases such as diabetic retinopathy and retinal detachment. Mr Ramasamy completed extensive training in Ophthalmology in India, during residency at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital, and at the Wirral University Hospitals NHS Trust. He also undertook intensive training in retinal surgery during a fellowship at the University of Auckland in New Zealand. He is the author of 15 peer-reviewed publications and continues to do research in the field with the aim of providing evidence-based treatment to his patients. Away from the clinic, Mr Ramasamy enjoys swimming and biking with his children.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Refractive Lens Surgery
    • Cataract surgery, combined laser cataract surgery
    • Phacoemulsification, Intraocular Lens Implants
    • Treatment of Macular Degeneration
    • Management of Diabetic eye disease
    • Lucentis
    • Avastin
    • Macular hole repair
    • Treatment of Glaucoma
    • Retinal Detachment surgery
    • Vitrectomy

     Refractive Surgery

    • Cataract surgery
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Diabetic eye disease
    • Treatment of Glaucoma
    • Treatment of Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Retinal Detachment surgery
    • Vitreoretinal surgery
    • Endophthalmitis 

    Procedures

    • Eye Test
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    Special interests

    • Blepharitis
    • Cataracts
    • Dry Eyes
    • Entropion
    • Eye Problem
    • Eye Problems
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    Education

     Qualifications and training:

    MBBS, Dr MGR Medical University

    M.S (Ophthalmology), Dr MGR Medical University

    Fellow of The Royal College of Ophthalmologists

    Ophthalmology residency at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool

    Fellowship at the Wirral University Hospitals NHS Trust, Wirral

    Retinal fellowship at the University of Auckland, New Zealand

    Memberships

    Royal College of Ophthalmologists

    British and Eire Vitreo Retinal Society

    American Society of Retinal Surgeons

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    Reviews

    4.87 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    4.8
    Explanation
    4.8
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    I am really impressed by his care and attention, by the amount of time he took took explain what was wrong and what he would do to try to put things right. He is really courteous attentive and professional and made me feel confident going into the operation. Many thanks to him.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (4/5)
    Explanation (4/5)
    Mr.Ramasamy was very professional throughout the appointment and explained everything in a way that I could understand.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Mr Ramasamy is a very professional and dedicated Ophthalmologist who treats his patients with a great deal of care and compassion at all times
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Mr Ramasamy is a very professional and dedicated Ophthalmologist who treats his patients with a great deal of care and compassion at all times
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Very professional and highly competent doctor.
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