Ms Rubina Rahman

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon

MBBS, FRCOphth (London), FRCS (Edin) 

Year qualified:1986


Personal profile

Ms Rahman has been practising as an NHS consultant in Ophthalmology at Calderdale & Huddersfield Trust since 2002. She has completed a fellowship in surgical management of diseases of the Vitreous & Retina (Vitreo-retinal surgery).

At BMI Huddersfield, Ms Rahman provides general ophthalmic services, but has a special interest in surgical treatment of retinal diseases (Retinal detachment, Macular hole, Epiretinal membrane, Floaters) and has pioneered non-posturing macular hole surgery. She has a particular interest in cataract surgery with multifocal lenses as well as refractive lens exchange for vision correction.

Clinical Interests

  • Cataract surgery with Monofocal and Multifocal lenses
  • Refractive lens exchange for Vision correction
  • Posterior vitreous detachment
  • Laser/Cryotherapy to retinal tears
  • Vitrectomy for Floaters/ Macular hole/ Epiretinal membrane
  • Retinal detachment repair
  • Correction of Complex Aphakia
  • Retinal diseases such as Age related macular degeneration, Diabetic retinopathy, Retinal vein occlusions.

Professional Membership

  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • British & Eire Society of Vitreo-retinal Surgeons
  • American Society of Retina Specialists

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