Consultant Ophthalmic surgeon and Glaucoma service Lead
Rajen is a consultant Ophthalmic surgeon specialising in cataracts, glaucoma, and general ophthalmology at the Oxford Eye Hospital, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK.
Rajen is a consultant Ophthalmic surgeon specialising is cataracts, glaucoma, and general ophthalmology at the Oxford Eye Hospital, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK.
Rajen completed his medical training in London and ophthalmic training in the West Midlands to become dual qualified in both Medicine and Ophthalmology. Following completion of ophthalmic training, Rajen undertook a further two-year fellowship in Glaucoma from the internationally renowned Moorfield’s Eye Hospital, London. During his time at Moorfield’s and as a consultant he has gained extensive experience in the management of complex glaucoma and in performing glaucoma surgery (trabeculectomy, aqueous shunt implantation and cyclophotocoagulation). Furthermore, with the addition of MIGS (minimally invasive glaucoma surgery) as surgical options for glaucoma, Rajen has experience in performing implantation of the i-stent, Xen implant, Hydrus implant and the KDB glaucoma procedure. Furthermore, Rajen has performed several thousand cataract operations and his complication rate is below the national published average.
Rajen is actively involved in glaucoma research, teaching, service development and has won a number of prestigious awards in the field of glaucoma.
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Depending on the nature of your eye condition, treatment can range from advice, eye drops, laser or surgery. Rest assured, your treatment will be tailored to your needs and symptoms.