Mr Maan Kasmiya

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon

FRCS, RCOphth, DOphth, MD

Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • Royal College of Surgeons
  • Royal Society of Medicine
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • European Society of Retinal Specialists
  • General Medical Council
  • Medical Defence Union

Clinical Interests

Cataract Surgery,

Medical Retina

Intra-Vitreal ANTI-VEGF Injections

Age Related Macular Degeneration. AMD

Retinal Vein Occlusion

Laser Surgery

Diabetic Eye Disease

Ozurdex Implants

Eye Emergency 

Current NHS and /or University Posts

King's College Hospital

Personal profile

After completing specialist training in the UK as an ophthalmologist, Mr Kasmiya joined King’s College Hospital as substantive consultant taking the lead for Diabetic Eye Screening at Bromley in south London area, the DESP program is in partnership with Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals.

In addition, he has proactive role in medical and clinical research and teaching prominent international researchers on subjects related to eye diseases. As a result, he was appointed as an honorary lecturer at the Imperial College London faculty. He is also a speaker at many ophthalmology meetings and is an examiner for the King's College University hospital.

Since qualifying as a consultant, he has led retinal services in different trusts including Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and involved in anti VEGF injection treatment for age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, laser treatment and cataract surgeries.

With more than 20 years of work experience as an eye specialist, including more than two years of fellowships, Mr Kasmiya has consolidated his clinical knowledge, following performing thousands of cataracts surgeries and the ability to use different type of lenses, including multi-focal, toric and spheric IOL. Most of which were accomplished to the highest standards with very low complication rate, that are well below the national standard.

His passion is helping patients improve their sights and provide professional and truthful advice alongside the best evidence practice in regard to their eye health.

Year qualified:

1998