Mr Manoj Parulekar

Consultant Ophthalmologist

FRCS (Ophth)

Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • American Association of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
  • World Society of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
  • British Oculoplastic Surgeons Society (BOPSS)
  • British and Irish Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Association (BIPOSA)
  • International Society of Ocular Oncology (ISOO)
  • European Retinoblastoma Group (EuRBG)
  • British Medical Association
  • Medical Defence Union

Clinical Interests

  • Squints (adults and children)

  • Paediatric ophthalmology (children's eye problems)
  • Oculoplastic problems in children
  • Neuro-ophthalmology
  • General ophthalmology

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Personal profile

Mr Manoj Parulekar is a Consultant Ophthalmologist at BMI The Priory Hospital, Birmingham. He is a Consultant at the Birmingham Children’s Hospital since 2007, and Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust since 2016.

Mr Parulekar graduated from University of Mumbai, India, with ophthalmology training in Oxford and Toronto. Mr Parulekar’s area of practice includes adult and childhood squints, and all aspects of children’s eye problems including eyelid problems in childhood. He provides a national service for childhood eye cancers, complex squints, and eyelid problems in children.

Mr Parulekar has published widely in scientific journals and textbooks. He is a trustee of Sightsavers International, a charity dealing with prevention and treatment of blindness.

He contributes actively to several professional bodies including the Royal College of Ophthalmologists (paediatric sub-committee, international medical graduates sub-committee), the Oxford Ophthalmological Congress (treasurer) and several European boards.

Mr Parulekar accepts referrals for all aspects of children’s eye problems, as well as adult squints and neuro-ophthalmological problems, and sees UK as well as overseas patients in his practice.

Year qualified:

1993