Mr Saruban Pasu

Mr Saruban Pasu

BSc (Hons) MBBS MD(Res) FRCOphth

Ophthalmology

Recommended by 5 specialists
16 years of experience
4 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.99

Bedside Manner

4.98

Explanation

4.92

Top feedback

“A very reassuring, comfortable experience, I was very happy with all aspects of my surgery“
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Subspecialties

  • Cataract
  • Retina
  • Vision Correction Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Tamil
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6143164
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £180

    Follow-up appointment: £90

    Practices worked at

    King Edward VII's Hospital

    5-10 Beaumont St, London, United Kingdom, W1G 6AA
    2,077 reviews

    The London Clinic

    20 Devonshire Place, London, United Kingdom, W1B 6BW
    758 reviews

    Bexhill Hospital

    Bexhill-on-Sea , UK, TN40 2DZ
    71 reviews

    Conquest Hospital

    Hastings, UK, TN37 7RD
    3 reviews

    Sussex Premier Health

    The Ridge, St Leonards, Hastings,, Saint Leonards-on-sea, United Kingdom, TN37 7RE
    0 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    09:00 - 17:00
    Tue
    08:00 - 18:00
    Wed
    09:00 - 17:00
    Thu
    09:00 - 17:00
    Fri
    09:00 - 17:00
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    www.sussexcataract.com

    Mr Saruban Pasu is a highly rated Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon practising at East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust, The Spire Sussex Hospital and King Edward VII's Hospital in London. He completed his schooling at The Perse School, Cambridge and went on to read medicine at Guy’s, Kings and St.Thomas’ in London. His comprehensive ophthalmology training was at Imperial College Healthcare Trust and Moorfields Eye Hospital. He is the lead for the Diabetic Retinal Screening service for East Sussex and was previously a locum Consultant Ophthalmologist for Imperial College in London.

    Following a personal recommendation from the Surgeon Oculist to HM The Queen, Mr Pasu is able to see and treat patients at the prestigious King Edward VII's Hospital, Marylebone London.

    He is a well respected educator and is a Senior Lecturer for Kings College London, and also provides Ophthalmology support to the England National Rugby team medical staff.

    His interests include Cataract surgery and disorders of the Retina including vein occlusions, diabetes and age related macular degeneration.  He is able to perform retinal and YAG laser, as well as intravitreal injections. He has a strong academic interest having published extensively in medical journals, and has presented his work at international meetings. He spent two years of his training fully dedicated to research at Moorfields Eye Hospital and the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, which lead to the award of a postgraduate doctorate degree MD(res).

    Mr Pasu completed his subspecialty training in Medical Retina at Moorfields Eye Hospital. During this time he developed a keen interest in complex cataract surgery and took an active and passionate role in teaching junior eye surgeons. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists and member of the Royal Society of Medicine.

    Mr Pasu has been described as a compassionate, dynamic and safe surgeon who prides himself on the high quality of his work.

    Procedures

    • Cataract Surgery
    • Complex Cataract Surgery
    • Intravitreal Injection
    • Multifocal Intraocular Lens
    • Ocular Coherence Tomography (OCT)
    • Retinal Imaging
    • Retinal Laser Surgery
    • Routine Eye Exam
    • Urgent Eye Care
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    Special interests

    • Cataracts
    • Astigmatism
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
    • Blepharitis
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Dry Eyes
    • Eye Infection
    • Eye Problem
    • Eye Problems
    • Uveitis
    • Vision Problems
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    Education

    BSc 

    MBBS

    MD(Res)

    FRCOphth

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    Reviews

    4.96 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.99
    Bedside Manner
    4.98
    Explanation
    4.92
    Cataract Surgery
    29/118
    Cataracts
    22/118
    Cataract
    3/118
    Astigmatism
    1/118
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
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    A very reassuring, comfortable experience, I was very happy with all aspects of my surgery
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Excellent all round experience thankyou Mr. Pasu. I now have 20/20 vision thanks to you!
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    The facilities were calm, quiet and reassuring. All the staff were extremely professional and kind. The procedure was seamless and pain free. It was speedy and precisely on the stated times for arriving and departing.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    The Doctor was calming, reassuring and explained everything.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    I found him very helpful and efficient.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Prior to my surgery I was uncertain about the procedure. However I was put at ease by the staff at the clinic. They were all friendly and professional and provided me with information in advance of surgery and advice about post-operative care.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
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    everyone was very helpful and friendly and all in all a great exprience.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Everything ( 2 x cataract operations, 1 on each eye at separate times) was carried out very efficiently and professionally.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Could not fault surgery. Vision much improved. Unfortunately my tear duck is blocked. Went to Eastbourne hospital 5 months ago and still waiting for another appointment to be looked at again (appointment should have been 2 months ago)
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
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    The experience was very positive from start to finish.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 5 specialists
    Mr Danny Mitry
    Mr Danny Mitry
    Ophthalmology
    We trained together

    "Mr Pasu is a highly trained ophthalmologist and surgeon. He has excellent skills in cataract surgery and managing diseases of the retina. If you are looking for a reliable and well informed ophthalmologist see Mr Pasu."

    15-04-2019

    Recommended for:
    Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
    Mr Tariq Ayoub
    Mr Tariq Ayoub
    Ophthalmology
    Is a colleague

    "Mr Pasu consistently provides a high level of care to his patients. He has trained and work at some of the worlds best eye departments and now provides an exceptional level of service to his patients. He has a strong interest in academia and the education of future eye surgeons. I would highly recommend him as an eye surgeon."

    26-06-2020

    Recommended for:
    Macular Degeneration, Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
    Mr Ahmad Aziz
    Mr Ahmad Aziz
    Ophthalmology
    I trained them

    "Mr Pasu is an excellent doctor and a skilled cataract surgeon. He is warm and approachable and I have no hesitation in recommending him to patients."

    27-07-2020

    Recommended for:
    Vision Problems
    Dr Shahram Kashani
    Dr Shahram Kashani
    Ophthalmology
    Is a colleague

    "I have had the pleasure of working with Saruban for over a year and have known him for several years prior to his appointment at East Sussex NHS Hospital. He is an excellent surgeon and I would recommend him unreservedly. His expertise are in cataract surgery and management of retinal disorders as well as general ophthalmic disorders. He is kind, caring and is very much liked by his peers and his patients alike."

    10-08-2020

    Recommended for:
    Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Cataracts

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