Ms Lina Osman
Consultant Ophthalmologist at the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS trust
GMC number: 6104508
Medical qualifications: MBBS, MSc (CEH), FRCOphth
Area of expertise in General Ophthalmology with special interest in Glaucoma and Complex Cataract surgery with glaucoma.
Member of UK and Europe Glaucoma Society (UKEGS)
Medical protection Society
Royal College of Ophthalmologist
Ms Osman has worked within the NHS for over 15 years with 11 years of Ophthalmology experience. She trained in different hospitals including Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals, Royal free Hospitals London, Kings College Hospital London, Musgrove park hospital in Taunton. The final part of her training was at the University Hospitals of Leicester and then completed a Glaucoma subspecialty training at the Queens Medical centre, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS trust.
Ms Osman is a Glaucoma consultant at the Leicester Royal Infirmary with special interest in Minimally invasive glaucoma surgery, MIGS. She has expertise on all aspects of glaucoma care with different treatment options including laser, MIGS and traditional surgery. Ms Osman is passionate about the care she provides to her patients and believes the majority of glaucoma related blindness can be prevented by early diagnosis and treatment.
Ms Osman works in a busy tertiary centre with referral of complex cases from surrounding hospitals. Her role includes setting glaucoma treatment hubs to ensure high quality care and monitoring of glaucoma is provided promptly. Furthermore training of junior staff and optometrist. She is also an examiner for the Diploma Glaucoma module.
For self-pay patients:
The cost of a consultation will not exceed £200, whilst any additional follow-up appointments not already included within the price of surgery will not exceed £120.
For privately-insured patients:
The following costs are billed to your insurance company. The cost of a consultation will not exceed £200, whilst any additional follow-up appointments not already included within the price of surgery will not exceed £120. For any follow up appointments arranged outside of your insurance cover, these are billed at the standard self-pay patient rate.