Mr Saj Mahmood Ataullah

Consultant Ophthalmologist


Professional Membership

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists

  • Founder member of the British Oculoplastic Surgery Society (BOPSS)

  • Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology

  • British Medical Association

  • Medical Defence Union

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Personal profile

Saj Ataullah is a Consultant Ophthalmic and Oculoplastic Surgeon. He has 17 years experience in ophthalmology and has been an NHS consultant at Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, which is one of Europe’s leading teaching eye hospitals, since 2002. He is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Manchester and a Royal College Tutor.

After training as an ophthalmologist (eye surgeon) Saj undertook specialist oculoplastic training internationally as well as in the UK. He manages all forms of eyelid, lacrimal (watery eye) and orbital disorders including eyelid skin cancer surgery (Mohs’ reconstruction).

Saj specialises in surgical cosmetic procedures including upper eyelid lifts and lower lid eyebag removal (blepharoplasty), ptosis surgery (droopy upper eyelid correction), brow and mid face lifts. He also offers non-surgical cosmetic treatments such as tear trough rejuvenation, anti-wrinkle injections (e.g Botox) and facial volume restoration with dermal fillers including  Restylane, Juvederm and subQ.

Saj has published in numerous international peer-reviewed journals and has presented scientific papers in the USA, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Sweden, and Belgium as well as the UK.

Saj is a fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists and a founder member of the British Oculoplastic Surgery Society (BOPSS).

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