Mr Vinod Gangwani

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon


Clinical Interests

  • Complex cataract surgery
  • Corneal foriegn body
  • Pterygium surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • Refractive lens exchange
  • Corneal cross linking
  • Dry eyes
  • Lid surgery for eyelid cysts
  • Blepharitis
  • Corneal infections and scarring
  • Collagen Cross-linking
  • Keratoconus
  • Lamellar corneal transplants including DSEK, DMEK and DALK
  • Management of keratoconus

Personal profile

Mr Gangwani is a highly experienced Consultant Ophthalmologist and Corneal Surgeon with special interest in complex cornea, eye surface diseases, and modern cataract and refractive lens-based surgery.

He is a consultant eye surgeon at the Ashford & St Peter’s NHS Foundation Trust, where he is also the Clinical Lead for cataract micro-surgery. He completed a fellowship in cataract surgery at Moorfields eye hospital, where he gained extensive experience in complex cataract surgery and premium intra-ocular implants (multifocal/trifocal and toric).

He followed this up with a renowned fellowship in the cornea and external disease at Moorfields Eye Hospital and at Kings College Hospital in London. He provides tertiary corneal and cataract surgery expertise for routine and complex corneal problems.

Mr Gangwani has delivered numerous presentations at international conferences and published widely in multiple peer reviewed journals including American Journal of Ophthalmology, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and British Journal of Ophthalmology.

His active areas of interest include management of astigmatism during cataract surgery, lamellar corneal transplants (DMEK, DSAEK and DALK), bespoke cataract surgery including multifocal/ trifocal implants which help in reducing the dependency on glasses.

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