Mr Deepak Kumar Chitkara

Personal profile


  • Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon

  • Formerly at Aintree Hospitals NHS Trust

  • In full time Private practice since October 2001 specialising in Cataract and Refractive surgery and Corneal surgery

  • Graduate of Manchester University Medical School in 1983 - MBChB with Honours in Physiology and Biochemistry

  • Completed specialist Fellowship with Distinction in Cornea and Refractive Surgery under professor Marguerite McDonald in

  • February 1995 in USA

  • Established the Cornea service at Aintree Hospitals, Liverpool

  • Member of European Refractive Committee for Bausch and Lomb

  • Former Council member of UK and Ireland society of cataract and Refractive Surgeon (UKISCRS)

  • Member of International Intraocular Implant Club (IIIC)

  • Member of European and American Societies of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS and ASCRS)

  • Member of American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)

  • Co-Founder and Director of Rosen Eye Surgery Centre Ltd and Rosen Eye Clinic Ltd. in July 2000 and March 2001 respectively

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