Expert in Ophthalmology, Eye Care, Eye Injury, Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Eye Disesase and Retinopathy
Expert ID: 728226 United Kingdom
Expert has a well established interest in cataract surgery including phacoemulsification technologies and intraocular lens implants. He has published papers on these subjects. He is a member ofthe governing board of UKISCRS (United Kingdom & Ireland Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery) and a regular member of faculty at ESCRS (Europaen Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery) and ASCRS (America Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons). He is a national expert in complex cases such as subluxed lenses annd eye surgery in Marfan's syndrome. He has designed instruments for such surgery. Expert has been an adviser to the largest independant sector provider of cataract surgical services in the UK and has also advised NICE (The National Institute of Clinical Excellence) on Cataract related matters. He is on the KOL (Key opinion leader panel) of a major manufacturer of phacoemulsification machines and intraocular lens implants.
Expert is amongst the leading retinal specialists in the country. He has expertise in Macular Degeneration, Diabetic retinopathy and retinal vein occlusions. He is program chair of the Retina Speciality Meeting held in Conjunction with the Annual Congress of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists. He has lectured at regional and national meetings on retinal topics.
Being a leading practitioner in both anterior and posterior segment eye surgery, Expert has a unique perspective on assessing and managing eye injuries and trauma. He is often consulted by the legal profession on medico-legal cases. He serves as faculty on an instructional course on Eye Trauma at ASCRS (American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons)
|Year: 1993||Degree: MS||Subject: Ophthalmology||Institution: University of Kolkata, India|
|Year: 1994||Degree: FRCSEd||Subject: Ophthalmology||Institution: Royal college of surgeons of Edinburgh|
|Year: 2006||Degree: FRCOphth||Subject: Ophthalmology||Institution: Royal college of Ophthalmologists|
|Year: 2008||Degree: FACS||Subject: Ophthalmic Surgery||Institution: American College of Surgeons|
|Years: 2016 to Present||Employer: Undisclosed||Title: Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist||Department:|
Responsibilities:Providing eyecare with a special focus on cataracts and retinal diseases. Focused on a patient-centric approach, aiming to empower patients with comprehensive knowledge about their condition enabling them to make informed choices. Providing eyecare with a special focus on cataracts and retinal diseases. Focused on a patient-centric approach, aiming to empower patients with comprehensive knowledge about their condition enabling them to make informed choices.
Skills: Retina · Retinal surgery · Ophthalmology · Cataract Surgery · Medical Retina
|Years: 2001 to 2013||Employer: Wirral University Teaching Hospitals||Title: Clinical Lead||Department: Special Surgery|
Responsibilities:Consultant Ophthalmologist and lead Clinician for his department.
|Expert Witness Experience|
|Expert witness in ophthalmology dealing with both personal injury and negligence claims|
|Training / Seminars|
|Regular Instructor and Presenter at leading international conferences|
|Member of advisory panels and opinion leader groups in ophthalmology|
Fields of Expertise
eye, ocular disease, ophthalmology, vision loss prevention, cataract, cataract surgery, intraocular lens, subluxation, intraocular lens implantation, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, retinal detachment, retinal disease, retinal vein occlusion, scleral buckling, vitrectomy, light coagulation, fluorescein, eye injury, orbital evisceration, eye evisceration, eye enucleation, laser corneal surgery, penetrating keratoplasty, iridectomy, filtering surgery, dacryocystostomy, blepharoplasty, keratoconjunctivitis sicca, ocular transplant, corneal transplantation, astigmatic keratotomy, pediatric ophthalmology, eye care, refractive eye surgery, visual wellness, laser in-situ keratomileusis, orbital surgery, oculoplastic surgery, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, retinitis pigmentosa, eye safety, laser focusing, ophthalmic pharmaceutical product, conjunctiva, conjunctivitis, cornea, laser ablation, blindness, artificial pupil, fovea centralis, ophthalmic glass, focus, eyepiece, binocular vision, free-electron laser, eye protective equipment, continuous wave laser, eyeglasses, optometry, crystalline lens, eye physiology, eye function, radial keratotomy, laser ophthalmology, surgery, retinal hemorrhage, laser, keratotomy, fluorescence, excimer laser, contact lens