Miss Guzaliya Safiullina

Consultant Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon


Clinical Interests

  • Cataract surgery
  • Retinal Surgery: Retinal detachment, Macular Hole, Vitreo-Macular Traction, Epiretinal Membrane, Retinal Tear, Eye Floaters, Vitreous Haemorrhage, Retinal Laser Treatment.
  • Surgery (Vitrectomy) to solve complications with cataract surgery.
  • Diabetic retinopathy (laser, intravitreal injections, surgery).
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion (laser, intravitreal injections), Wet Age related Macular Degeneration (intravitreal injections, surgery)

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Personal profile

Miss Safiullina is a Consultant Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon at BMI Bath Clinic and The Ridgeway Hospital. Her NHS base is Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, with an ophthalmology department that has been recognised by the “Getting It Right First Time” (GIRFT) RCOphth report.

Miss Safiullina specialises in Cataract and Retinal Surgery, performing a large number every year. She receives referrals to perform complex cataract surgery as well as to solve complications with cataract surgeries.

Miss Safiullina´s qualifications are:

  • MBBS
  • European Board CCST Ophthalmology at University Hospital of Elche, Alicante, Spain
  • Senior Vitreoretinal Fellowship Birmingham and Midlands Eye Centre, Birmingham
  • Vitreoretinal Fellowship at Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, UK;
  • Eye accident and Emergency/Cataract surgery Fellowship at Bristol Eye Hospital, Bristol

Miss Safiullina´s current clinical research results were presented at the 56th Japanese Retinal and Vitreous Society Congress, Tokyo. She collaborates with the Gloucestershire Retinal Research Group and her research interests include Primary Success Rate of Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment surgery and Autologous Internal Limiting Membrane Transplantation for Refractory Macular Holes.

Miss Safiullina is also responsible for training the Consultant Vitreoretinal Surgeons of tomorrow, training Junior Ophthalmology Doctors and also Vitreoretinal Fellow Ophthalmologists at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

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