Mr Maged Nessim

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon

MB ChB, FRCSEd, PgDip Med Ethics & Law, FRCSEd (Ophth)

Year qualified:1990

Specialty

Personal profile

Mr Maged Nessim completed his specialist Ophthalmology training in the West Midlands followed by two fellowships in Glaucoma at Birmingham & Midland Eye Centre and the internationally renowned Glaucoma surgery fellowship at Moorfields Eye Hospital,London. He is appointed a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Birmingham & Midland Eye Centre in 2009, where he has been the director of glaucoma services. He is an expert in small incision cataract surgery, clear lens extraction, glaucoma filtration procedures and aqueous shunt implantation for complex Glaucoma cases. He is skilled in using various laser treatments i.e. ARGON, YAG, SLT. Currently he is the trainer of Glaucoma fellows in Birmingham, and the director of the surgical skills facility responsible for training junior doctors at the West Midlands deanery. He is an Honorary senior clinical Lecturer at University of Birmingham and his research interests are in Glaucoma Biomarkers, intraocular pressure's measurements. He has many peer reviewed publications and has presented in many national and international conferences in the field of Cataract and Glaucoma.

Professional Membership



  • General Medical Council

  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology

  • Medical Protection Society

  • Midland Ophthalmic Society

  • Midland Glaucoma Society

Clinical Interests



  • General ophthalmology

  • Cataract

  • Glaucoma

  • Anterior segment lasers

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