Mr Simon Ruben

Mr Simon Ruben

MD, MB BS, DO, FRCS, FRCOphth

Ophthalmology

35 years of experience
24 years as a specialist

Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3071388
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    Practices worked at

    The Holly Private Hospital

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

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    08:00 - 20:00
    Tue
    08:00 - 20:00
    Wed
    08:00 - 20:00
    Thu
    08:00 - 20:00
    Fri
    08:00 - 20:00
    Sat
    08:00 - 20:00
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    Mr Simon Ruben has been a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon since 1996. He qualified from St Bartholomew’s Medical School in 1985 and completed his ophthalmology training at Southampton Eye Hospital, the Western Ophthalmic Hospital London and the Birmingham Eye Hospital.


    Mr Ruben’s specialist areas are cataract surgery and glaucoma, in which he has completed fellowship training and achieved his MD at Moorfield’s Eye Hospital. He has over 20 years of experience in the medical and surgical treatment of both simple and complex cases of glaucoma. He is now the lead clinician for glaucoma in Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospital Trust.

    With around 10,000 cataract operations, he also has a wealth of surgical experience and expertise in this field. Beyond his specialist areas Mr Ruben is happy to see any ophthalmic referrals over the age of 16. 


    Membership of National and International Societies:

    Fellow of Royal College of Ophthalmologists

    Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons



    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Cataract surgery
    • Glaucoma surgery
    • Complex glaucoma and cataract cases
    • Astigmatism
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    Procedures

    • Cataract Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgeries
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    Special interests

    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
    • Cataracts
    • Eye Problems
    • Glaucoma
    • Vision Problems
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    Education

    • MB BS 1985 University of London
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