Mr Reza Moosavi

Consultant in Ophthalmology

BSc MBBS MRCOphth FRCOphth

Specialty

Personal profile

Mr Reza Moosavi is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at The Prince Charles Eye Unit, King Edward VII Hospital, Windsor and The Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading. He has a specialist interest in glaucoma and cataract surgery. He is also a Clinical Lead for the glaucoma service at Windsor.

He graduated from Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School in London and completed the South Thames surgical training programme in ophthalmology, during which time he worked as the Medical Eye Unit Registrar at St.Thomas’ Hospital, and the neuro-ophthalmology fellow at National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery at Queen Square.

Mr Moosavi combined his clinical training with academic research at the Glaucoma Research Unit at Moorfields Eye Hospital, and The Institute of Ophthalmology, where he worked on the development of the Moorfields Motion Displacement Test (MDT), a computer-based visual field test measuring motion sensitivity.

Following his core ophthalmic training, he completed two advanced subspecialty fellowships where he gained expertise in the medical and surgical management of glaucoma, and complex cataract surgery.

Moreover, he has worked as an associate college tutor, and his current role includes
responsibility for teaching, training and the ongoing assessment of medical, nursing and allied health professional staff within his NHS service.

In addition, he has published extensively in peer reviewed journals and presented his work at numerous national and international meetings.

Professional Memberships

  • General Medical Council
  • Medical Defence Union
  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • United Kingdom and Eire Glaucoma Society

Clinical Interests

  • Cataract assessment and surgery (complex including premium lenses)
  • YAG laser posterior capsulotomy
  • Glaucoma diagnosis and medical management
  • Glaucoma surgery (trabeculectomy, surgical bleb needling and bleb revision)
  • Glaucoma laser (argon, selective, and micropulse laser trabeculoplasty, peripheral iridoplasty, YAG laser peripheral iridotomy, regular and micropulse cyclodiode)
  • Eyelid cyst removal

 

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