Mr Hadi Zambarakji

Mr Hadi Zambarakji



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Languages spoken

  • French
  • English
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Registered with

General Medical Council: 3494617

Practices worked at

The Wellington Hospital

St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
79 reviews

Spire London East Hospital

Roding Lane South, Redbridge, United Kingdom, IG4 5PZ
0 reviews

The Holly Private Hospital

High Road Buckhurst Hill, Essex, United Kingdom, IG9 5HX
175 reviews


Hadi Zambarakji is an Ophthalmic Surgeon with over 10 years experience as a Consultant. His NHS base is at Barts Health where he also holds a role as Clinical Governance lead for Ophthalmology and Whipps Cross University Hospital NHS Trust. His areas of expertise include vitreoretinal surgery and microincision phacoemulsification cataract surgery including the use of multifocal lens implants and toric lens implants.

Mr Zambarakji received fellowship training in vitreoretinal surgery at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London and in medical retina at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, at Harvard Medical School in the US. He runs a busy retinal practice and manages patients with retinal detachment, macular hole, epiretinal membrane, vitreomacular traction and advanced diabetic eye disease, as well as macular degeneration, retinal vein occlusion and diabetic retinopathy. He has carried out research in retinal imaging, high myopia, vitreomacular traction and diabetic eye disease and has published widely in the field of the retina and presented his research at several national and international meetings. His other interests include education and training, having been College Tutor and Regional Advisor to the Royal College of Ophthalmologists as well as being an Examiner for the Royal College.

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Medical procedures

  • Vitrectomy
  • Retinal detachment repair
  • Macular hole/epiretinal membrane surgery
  • Cryotherapy/buckle for retinal detachment repair
  • Intravitreal injections
  • Diabetic macular oedema treatment (laser/injections)
  • Macular degeneration treatment (intravitreal injections)
  • Small incision phacoemulsification cataract surgery
  • Toric lens implantation



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Special interests

  • Diseases and surgery of the retina and vitreous
  • Small gauge vitrectomy surgery (23G, 25G)
  • Diabetic eye disease
  • Macular degeneration
  • Small incision phacoemulsification cataract surgery
  • Toric lens implants

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  • Dundee University and Medical School (MB ChB) - 1990
  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists (FRCOphth) - 1995
  • University of Nottingham (D.M) - 1999

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Mr Zambarakji treated me when I experienced retinal tears. He was brilliant. I have no doubt he saved my vision and prevented retinal detachments. I am forever grateful!

For specialty: Ophthalmology
For procedures: Urgent Eye Care, Laser Eye Surgery, Cataract Surgery
Connection: Is a colleague