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Mr Raghavan Sampath

Royal College Ophthalmologists Certified Consultant Ophthalmologist

Mr. Raghavan Sampath is a Consultant Cataract, Lid, Lacrimal and Orbit Surgeon and Hon Associate Professor at University Hospitals of Leicester, U.K. since 2000.

Examiner of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists and a reviewer of the Eye Journal (the official journal of The Royal College of Ophthalmologists).

GMC number: 3526819

Medical qualification: MB BS, FRCS (Ed), FRCSOphth (Lon) DO

Royal College Ophthalmologists Certified Consultant Ophthalmologist

Mr. Sampath is one of the few surgeons in the country who performs around a thousand specialist surgical procedures a year on the eyelid, lacrimal and orbit and surrounding structures.

The conditions Mr. Sampath treats include: cataract, eye lid position abnormalities like entropion, ectropion, ptosis, cosmetic eyelid/brow, upper face surgery, facial palsy orbital conditions like thyroid eye disease, tumours, and watering eyes socket reconstructions.

He runs a busy tertiary referral centre at the teaching hospital. His unit has won various awards at national/international meetings. He has presented/conducted invited courses/symposia including live surgical demonstrations at various international meetings including Europe/America/Middle east/ Pakistan/India. His unit has more than 50 publications/book chapters (peer reviewed) to its credit. His unit is one of the few in the UK to have a fully funded Royal College recognised lid/lacrimal/orbit fellowship. He completed his ophthalmic training at Manchester and Southeast Thames rotation including Kings College Hospital. He did his lid, lacrimal and orbit fellowships at Manchester and Moorfields under the guidance of many including Richard Collin and Geoff Rose

For more information on Mr Sampath please visit www.sampath.co.uk.