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Ophthalmology Staff


Alan Hubbard – Consultant Ophthalmologist and Clinical Lead

Specialist interests:Oculoplastics, Lacrimal, cataract and Children's eye services.

Secretary:  01270 612102


Taha Ahmed– Consultant Ophthalmologist

Specialist interest: Cornea, anterior segment disease, and cataract

Secretary: 01270 612102


Pedro Muel Gonzalez - Consultant Ophthalmologist

Specialist interests: Cataract surgery, Oculoplastic & Endoscopic Lacrimal surgery, and Glaucoma

Secretary: 01270 612306


Venkat Kotamarthi – Consultant Ophthalmologist

Specialist interests: Medical retina and AMD, cataract.

Secretary: 01270 612081


Dan Nguyen – Consultant Ophthalmologist

Specialist interests: Cataract, Glaucome.

Secretary: 01270 612102


Konal Saha – Consultant Ophthalmologist

Specialist interest: Oculoplastics, Lacrimal and Cataract

Secretary: 01270 612102


Deepthi Seneviratne – Consultant Ophthalmologist

Specialist interest: Diabetes and Medical retina

Secretary: 01270 612102


Simon Walker – Consultant Ophthalmologist

Sub-specialist interests: Neuro – Ophthalmology, Adult Strabismus and Children's eye services, cataract.

Secretary: 01270 273388


Medical staff

Ayaz Asghar – Associate Specialist Ophthalmologist

Specialist interest:Ultra sound, Children’s eye services and AMD


Tarek El Kashab – Associate Specialist Ophthalmologist

Specialist interest: Ultra sound and AM


Preeti Jadhav - Specialty Doctor

Specialist interest: Medical retina


Raly Job – Specialty Ophthalmologist

Specialist interest: AMD and Glaucoma


Adnan Hafeez - Specialty Ophthalmologist

Specialist interest: Glaucoma and Diabetes


Tariq Mohammad - Specialty Doctor


Nursing Staff and technical team

  • Breda Waters – Nurse Manager
Contact details: 01270 273387


Our team of nursing and technical staff offer experienced specialist eye care, provide pre operative and post operative cataract care, and are an important part of the AMD and Glaucoma service teams.

Our two nurse practitioners; Lisa Rudy Fitzgerald and Debra Noden run daily casualty clinics, Botulinum toxin clinics and perform minor operations.

Our skilled technical team provide imaging and photography to help diagnose and manage your eye condition better.

Our aim is to offer help and support; to guide you through your eye treatment making your time with us a smooth and trouble free experience.


Orthoptic team

  • Kerry Holmes – Head Orthoptist

Contact details appointments:  01270 612209

For advice on treatment: 01270 612437          

Our team of 6 Orthoptists provide specialist diagnostic and treatment care for paediatric and adult patients with binocular vision disorders (how the eyes work together), ocular motility disorders (how the eyes move), Strabismus (squint) and Amblyopia (Lazy eye)

We offer a comprehensive children's vision screening service based in local health centres.

In addition provide care in Glaucoma, Oculoplastic, and general ophthalmology.

We are committed to offering the best possible care, support and information for you and your child. 



  • Jo Mackenzie – Principle Optometrist
  • Sarah Lorenz – Optometrist


Contact details:

Appointment enquiries: 01270 612209

Treatment enquiries: 01270 612848

The Optometry department provides adult and paediatric refraction clinics (assessment for glasses) low vision aid assessment and specialist contact lens care in paediatric patients and adults with complex conditions such as Keratoconus as well as a number of specialist investigations.

Our staff are dedicated in helping patients achieve their visual potential by means of glasses, contact lens or visual aids to help patients to maintain independence and achieve a better quality of life.  



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