Mr Mamun Rahman

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon


Year qualified:2002


Personal profile

Mr Mamun Rahman is a substantive NHS Consultant at two Glasgow hospitals: the New Stobhill Hospital and the New Victoria Hospital. He also does sessions at the Golden Jubillee National Hospital. He is a very experienced cataract surgeon performing over 800 cataract operations annually.

Mr Rahman is committed to safe surgical practice and continually audits his complication rate, which is currently five times lower than the national average for cataract surgery (last updated 3/12/17, based on 3088 consecutive cases). He also has an interest in minimally invasive surgeries (MIGS) and laser treatments for glaucoma. He is an examiner for the FRCS (Ophthalmology) examinations and an Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer for Glasgow University Medical School where he is in charge of the teaching programme for South Glasgow.

Professional memberships

  • The Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  •  Medical Protection Society
  •  British Medical Association

Clinical interests

  • Cataract surgery (including toric implants for astigmatism)
  • Glaucoma (including minimally invasive surgeries and non surgical laser treatments)
  • Eyelash enhancement
  • Chalazion and cyst excision
  • Dry eyes
  • General ophthalmology

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