Mr Tariq Ayoub

Mr Tariq Ayoub

FRCOphth, FRCS-G, FEBO, Cert-LRS, PG-CRS, MBBS, BSc

Ophthalmology

Recommended by  
9 specialists

13 years of experience

Overall Rating

Overall

5

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4.99

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Tariq Ayoub is a highly skilled & experienced ophthalmologist and I've been most happy with the cataract surgery he carried out for me. I consider myself fortunate to have been under Tariq's care, he is clearly highly committed to achieving the best outcomes for patients. “
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Subspecialties

  • Cataract
  • Emergency Ophthalmology
  • Glaucoma
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery / Surgical Solutions
  • Vision Correction Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Urdu
  • Arabic
  • Hindi
  • Bengali
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6161937
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    Practices worked at

    Oculase - The Eye Clinic

    42-48 New King’s Road, London, United Kingdom, SW6 4LS
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    Oculase - The Eye Clinic

    22a Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9 BP
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    About

    www.oculase.com

    Mr Tariq Ayoub  FRCOphth FRCS-G FEBO Cert-LRS PG-CRS MBBS BSc is a Consultant Ophthalmologist at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. His interests include treatment for Cataract, Vision Correction, Corneal disease and Eye-lid disorders. He is a skilled surgeon and has done over 4000 eye surgeries.

    He is on the specialist register of the General Medical Council and has received Specialist Certification in Refractive Surgery (Cert-LRS) by the Royal College of Ophthalmologists. He has extensive experience in all types of refractive surgery including LASIK, PRK, PTK, implantable ICL, refractive lens exchange and refractive treatment of keratoconus.

    Tariq Ayoub trained at the prestigious London School of Ophthalmology, namely at Moorfields Eye Hospital and Royal Free Hospital.  He has completed multiple fellowships including

    • Cornea and External Disease Fellowship at Moorfields Eye Hospital
    • Oculoplastics Fellowship at Royal Free Hospital
    • Trauma Ophthalmology Fellowship in Asia

    He was previously Locum Consultant at Moorfields Eye Hospital.

    He has received multiple prizes and awards from national and international organisations for his work in the field of Ophthalmology. He has authored a number of peer-reviewed articles and has presented in national and international meetings across the globe. He is an active educator and is passionate about training junior eye surgeons.

    Mr Ayoub has been described as a compassionate, dynamic and safe surgeon who prides himself on the high quality of his work. Given his extensive experience, he is able to manage complex eye conditions in a holistic manner to deliver the best care for his patients.

    tariqayoub@doctors.org.uk

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    Medical procedures

    • Cataract Surgery
    • Complex Cataract Surgery
    • Amniotic Membrane Transplant
    • Blepharoplasty (Eye Lid Surgery)
    • Corneal Cross Linking (CXL)
    • Corneal Transplantation
    • Eye Test
    • Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)
    • Humphreys Visual Field
    • IPL (Intense Pulse Light)
    • Implantable Contact Lens (ICL)
    • Intravitreal Injection
    • Iridoplasty
    • Iridotomy
    • Laser Eye Surgery (LASIK/PRK/LASEK)
    • Meibography
    • Minor Eyelid Procedures
    • Multifocal Intraocular Lens
    • Myopia Control
    • New Eye Exam
    • Ocular Coherence Tomography (OCT)
    • Overnight Lens Wear
    • Ptosis Repair
    • Retinal Laser Surgery
    • Routine Eye Exam
    • Scleral Contact Lenses
    • Specialist Contact Lenses
    • Trabeculoplasty (SLT)
    • Urgent Eye Care
    • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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    Special interests

    • Cataracts
    • Astigmatism
    • Blepharitis
    • Blephex
    • Corneal Disease
    • Corneal Ectasia
    • Demodex
    • Droopy Eyelid (Ptosis)
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropian
    • Entropion
    • Eye Infection
    • Eye Problems
    • Glaucoma
    • Keratoconus
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD)
    • Presbyopia
    • Uveitis
    • Vision Problems
    • Visual Stress
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    Education

    Education:

    • FRCOphth: Royal College of Ophthalmologists
    • FRCS: Royal College of Surgeons, Glasgow
    • FEBO: European Board of Ophthalmology
    • Cert-LRS: Royal College of Ophthalmologists
    • PG-CRS: Ulster University
    • MBBS: St. George's, University of London
    • BSc: University College London
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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
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    Cataract Surgery
    57/90
    Cataracts
    35/90
    Eye problems
    13/90
    Eyelid Surgery
    6/90
    Vision problems
    5/90
    Cataract
    3/90
    Emergency Medicine
    3/90
    Laser Eye Surgery
    3/90
    Complex Cataract Surgery
    2/90
    Corneal Transplantation
    2/90
    Emergency Ophthalmology
    2/90
    Eye Infection
    2/90
    Eye Problem
    2/90
    Astigmatism
    1/90
    Blepharitis
    1/90
    Blepharoplasty
    1/90
    Conjunctivitis (pink eye)
    1/90
    Corneal Disease
    1/90
    Cysts
    1/90
    Eye Problems
    1/90
    Intravitreal Injection
    1/90
    Laser Correction Surgery
    1/90
    Laser Eye Surgery (LASIK/PRK/LASEK)
    1/90
    Macular Degeneration
    1/90
    Multifocal Intraocular Lens
    1/90
    Ophthalmic Investigations
    1/90
    Ophthalmology
    1/90
    Ptosis Repair
    1/90
    Urgent Eye Care
    1/90
    Viral infection of upper eyelid
    1/90
    eye inflammation
    1/90
    eyelid eczema
    1/90
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Cataract Surgery
    Tariq Ayoub is a highly skilled & experienced ophthalmologist and I've been most happy with the cataract surgery he carried out for me. I consider myself fortunate to have been under Tariq's care, he is clearly highly committed to achieving the best outcomes for patients.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Eye Problems
    I was referred to Mr Ayoub by my Optometrist. I was particularly concerned as my left eye has a blurry spot in my central vision. Although he was fully booked for 2 weeks, his office rang me up (they knew I was worried) as soon as there was a cancellation. When the day came for my consultation with him, he was patient, kind and took the time to explain to me my issue after an OCT scan. Mr Ayoub is re-assuring and a compassionate opthalmologist.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    eye inflammation
    Very excellent, had a high professional in diagnosing the disease.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Astigmatism
    Before the surgery I was really anxious because of the things I heard, but Mr Tariq Ayoub explained me the whole situation again and while I was in the surgery he was constantly communicating with me and assuring me. Post surgery experience was great as well, I always knew that If there’s any problem help is just one call away. Definitely recommend!!
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Emergency Ophthalmology Eye Infection Corneal Disease
    He was professional and caring. He explained everything very clearly about my mum’s eye condition . He was patient answering all my questions. He did all his best to treat her infected eye though her eye was weak after failed corneal graft which was done somewhere else. I highly recommend him.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Laser Eye Surgery (LASIK/PRK/LASEK) Laser Correction Surgery
    The thought of any surgery however small or big can be a traumatic experience. I’d been meaning to have laser eye correction for a while however just wasn’t sure how to choose the right clinic or more importantly the right doctor. I was then referred to Mr.Tariq Ayoub by a perfectionist friend who had just had eye surgery done through Mr.Ayoub after meticulously searching for and successfully finding the right surgeon. She couldn’t commend him enough and after meeting Mr.Ayoub I understood why, he was a highly qualified thorough professional from the start to the absolute end. Words cannot describe my experience with him and his clinical team. Mr.Ayoub was both very friendly and professional, he was always extremely thorough and explained everything very well. The aftercare was second to none. Let me just say all the staff at the clinic knew me by name and always greeted me on every occasion. They were always so helpful and kind, it was always in my comfort zone at OCULASE. I cannot express my happiness and freedom I now have after finding the perfect doctor and going ahead with the surgery. I’m so glad I did. Anyone thinking about laser eye surgery I’d say just go for it, you’ll never look back. Thanks to Mr. Tariq Ayoub I now have perfect vision.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Eye Problem Conjunctivitis (pink eye)
    I have seen various eye doctors and surgeons on an NHS and private basis, including world-leading specialists. Dr Ayoub’s service was above all. He explained my eye conditions in a very simple, clear and patient manner which gave me a complete understanding of them and more importantly a peace of mind. He explained the risks and advantages of procedures, allowing me to make informed choices. Despite the pressurised and emergency situation including time constraints, he was very calm, confident and patient with all of my questions. He was not in any rush to get the appointment over with and he carried out the tests with the utmost care. He is the most professional eye doctor I have experience with and I look forward to continuing any treatment with him.
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    Mr Tariq Ayoub

    Many thanks for your wonderful feedback. I am glad to have been able to help resolve your eye problem. Kind regards, Tariq Ayoub

    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Blepharitis Cysts
    I attended Mr Ayoub's clinic as I was concerned about a small cyst in my eyelid and drooping upper eyelids. Mr Ayoub, was attentive, professional and gave an excellent opinion on my eyes which I was pleased with. I will follow up in six months as he recommended. I would recommend seeing Mr Ayoub.
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    Mr Tariq Ayoub

    Many thanks for the feedback. Kind regards, Tariq Ayoub

    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Viral infection of upper eyelid Eye Infection
    Mr Tariq Ayoub has provided one of the best care I have ever received. My appointment has been arranged by him and his assistant immediately, my concerns have been very well listened, discussed and diagnosed by Mr Tariq Ayoub. Treatment has been discussed in details and my problem has been solved in a few days. Mr Tariq Ayoub is extremely professional, very friendly and approachable. It was one of the best experienced with the Ophthalmologist I have ever had and will strongly recommend Mr Ayoub to my colleagues, friends and family. I am extremely grateful for an excellent care and if I need more help, will definitely contact Mr Tariq Ayoub.
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    Mr Tariq Ayoub

    Many thanks for the wonderful feedback. We are always available to help. Kind regards, Tariq Ayoub and Team

    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Eye Problem
    From the moment I arrived at the community care centre in Watford, I was treated professionally - from the receptionist to the ophthalmologist and nursing staff. Very happy with the treatment I received, Mr Tariq Ayoub very kindly put me at easy and was very professional. I would have no problems with visiting again and would recommend Mr Ayoub and the whole department! Many thanks.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 9 doctors for:
    9

    Ophthalmology

    Mr Rohit Jolly
    Mr Rohit Jolly
    Ophthalmology

    02-06-2021

    Mr Ayoub is a very competent and dedicated clinician, with a wealth of experience. He has gained extensive knowledge in managing a range of ophthalmic conditions over the years and patients under his care are certain of receiving the best treatment. He has a professional bedside manner, excellent surgical outcomes, is well liked by his peers and I would certainly recommend Mr Ayoub to my patients.

    For specialty: Ophthalmology
    For conditions: Corneal Ectasia, Keratoconus, Presbyopia, Astigmatism, Eye Problems, Cataracts, Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye), Corneal Disease, Blepharitis, Floaters (Eye) , Eyelid Cyst (Chalazion)
    For procedures: Urgent Eye Care, Multifocal Intraocular Lens, Complex Cataract Surgery, Implantable Contact Lens (ICL), Laser Eye Surgery (LASIK/PRK/LASEK), Cataract Surgery, Corneal Transplantation, Corneal Cross Linking (CXL), YAG Laser Capsulotomy, Eyelid Cyst (Chalazion) Surgery, Refractive Cataract Surgery
    Connection: We trained together
    Ms Tina Khanam
    Ms Tina Khanam
    Ophthalmology

    18-05-2021

    Mr. Ayoub is a well trained surgeon and I would not hesitate to recommend him.

    For specialty: Ophthalmology
    For conditions: Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD), Corneal Ectasia, Keratoconus, Dry Eyes, Presbyopia, Astigmatism, Cataracts, Glaucoma, Corneal Disease, Blepharitis, Floaters (Eye) , Ectropian, Entropion, Eyelid Cyst (Chalazion), Eyelid Lumps and Bumps, Droopy Eyelid (Ptosis)
    For procedures: Myopia Control, Multifocal Intraocular Lens, Trabeculoplasty (SLT), Complex Cataract Surgery, Implantable Contact Lens (ICL), Laser Eye Surgery (LASIK/PRK/LASEK), Ptosis Repair, Cataract Surgery, Corneal Transplantation, Corneal Cross Linking (CXL), YAG Laser Capsulotomy, Eyelid Cyst (Chalazion) Surgery, Refractive Cataract Surgery
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Ms Tessa Fayers
    Ms Tessa Fayers
    Ophthalmology

    08-03-2021

    Mr Ayoub is a highly experienced corneal and refractive surgeon. We work together in the emergency department at Western Eye Hospital and he is an excellent colleague and I would have no hesitation in recommending him to treat corneal disease and emergency eye problems.

    For specialty: Ophthalmology
    For conditions: Corneal Ectasia, Keratoconus, Presbyopia, Astigmatism, Vision Problems, Cataracts, Corneal Disease
    For procedures: Implantable Contact Lens (ICL), Laser Eye Surgery (LASIK/PRK/LASEK), Cataract Surgery
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Ms Evgenia Anikina
    Ms Evgenia Anikina
    Cataract Network, Ophthalmology

    15-11-2020

    Tariq Ayoub is an excellent and very experienced corneal, laser and cataract specialist. He is skilled across a wide range of treatments and has a professional yet down to earth approach. I would not hesitate him to recommend him to patients.

    For specialty: Ophthalmology
    For conditions: Keratoconus, Dry Eyes, Presbyopia, Astigmatism, Cataracts, Corneal Disease, Blepharitis
    For procedures: Multifocal Intraocular Lens, Complex Cataract Surgery, Implantable Contact Lens (ICL), Laser Eye Surgery (LASIK/PRK/LASEK), Cataract Surgery, Corneal Transplantation
    Connection: We trained together

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