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Ahmed El-Amir: Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Harley Street

Mr El-amir
Ahmed El-Amir: Senior Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, London

Internationally recognised Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon Mr Ahmed El-Amir specialises in an extensive range of eye treatments including, small-incision techniques, medical retinal disorders, cataract surgery and premium intra-ocular lens implants.

He is a very experienced eye surgeon with practicing privileges in Harley Street, London’s most famous medical district and is the founder of The Harley Street Eye Clinic.

He provides treatment for patients with retinal disorders, vitreo-retinal surgery, the latest techniques in small-incision cataract surgery and premium lens implant surgery. 

Highly qualified Ophthalmic surgeon in London

Mr El-Amir qualified in 2001; he was then mentored at Moorfield Eye Hospital with Professor Bird recognising his outstanding potential.  Mr El-Amir enhanced his skills further; undertaking training approved by The Royal College of Ophthalmologists and is now experienced in using latest techniques in small-incision cataract surgery.

He was the very first European surgeon to implant the miniature telescope (Centrasight Programme). Equipped with vast skills Mr El-Amir is the only eye surgeon in the world to provide the Centrasight Programme to patients that have already undergone eye surgery.

In 2001 Mr El-Amir was selected to work with teams at King Edward VII Hospital, Windsor and the Royal Berkshire Hospital to run a vitreo-retinal service. During this post he helped train a number of senior advanced trainees in vitreo-retinal surgery, all of whom now work as consultants internationally. 

The Harley Street Eye Clinic

The Harley Street Eye Clinic was established by Mr El-Amir in 2014 in order to provide private patients with the first class eye care. He recognises the importance of sight and aims to help patients requiring treatment. He is famous for his kind and comforting manner. 

Research interest

Mr El-Amir is extremely interested in the development of eye surgery and has researched in great depth into a new surgical viewing system for retinal surgery. Additionally, he has helped identify the surgical dye safety in muscular hole surgery. A published author, Mr El-Amir shared his expertise in the book ‘Advances in Ophthalmology’. He continues to be highly active in the research and development of eye treatment.

Areas of expertise

Mr El-Amir's areas of expertise cover a wide range of conditions including:

  • Vitreo-retinal surgery
  • Suture-less vitrectomy (retinal detachment, macular hole, epi-retinal membrane)
  • Small-incision treatment 
  • Cataract surgery
  • Premium intra-ocular lens implant
  • Medical retinal disorders
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Macular degeneration
  • Paediatric ophthalmology
  • General ophthalmology
  • Glaucoma
  • Eylea for treatment of patients with wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD)

 

GMC Number:           

6028177

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Date of registration:

07 Aug 2002


AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Vitreo-retinal surgery
  • Suture-less vitrectomy
  • Small-incision treatment 
  • Cataract surgery
  • Premium intra-ocular lens implant
  • Medical retinal disorders
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Macular degeneration
  • Paediatric ophthalmology
  • General ophthalmology
  • Glaucoma
  • Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) 

QUALIFICATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS

Qualifications

  • MB BS 

Memberships

  • The Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London
  • British and Eire Vitreo-retinal Society
  • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology

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CONTACT DETAILS

Mr Ahmed El-Amir

The Harley Street Eye Clinic

86 Harley Street 

London 

W1G 7HP

Tel:+44 (0)207 060 0086

Fax: +44 (0)207 691 7515

Email: info@harleystreeteye.com

Web: www.harleystreeteye.com


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