Prof Rajesh K Aggarwal
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
BM, MRCP, FRCS, FRCOPHTH
Practices at: BMI Southend Private Hospital
Since Prof. Aggarwal completed his first vision correction in 1993 he regularly updates his skills to keep in practice with the latest in refractive technology.
Prof. Aggarwal teaches these new found techniques to Ophthalmologists from the UK and other parts of Europe where his skills as a trainer in the field of Refractive Cataract surgery are highly regarded.
In addition to his NHS work, Prof. Aggarwal manages a highly successful independent private practice.
- Cataract surgery
- Refractive surgery (eyes)
- Eye - external disorders
- Glaucoma management
- Lacrimal disorders
- Corneal grafting
In addition to the whole spectrum of laser refractive surgery options, Prof. Aggarwal has considerable expertise and experience in a variety of other refractive procedures including lens replacement surgery, with a range of multifocal lens implants. Prof. Aggarwal is therefore able to provide safe and effective refractive solutions for all, including presbyopic patients. He was one of the first surgeons in the UK to investigate and use accommodative implants and multifocal implants for use in cataract and refractive lens surgery and is one of the most widely experienced refractive surgeon in the UK.
Current NHS and /or University Posts
- Southend Hospital
- Member of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
- Member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
- Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
- Member of the UK and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeon
- Council Member of the BSRS - British Society of Refractive Surgery
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