Mr Rajen Tailor

Consultant Ophthalmologist, University Hospitals of Leicester, UK

GMC number: 4693352

Area of expertise: Glaucoma, Cataracts

Medical qualifications: BSc (Hons), MBBS, MRCP, FRCOphth

Year of qualification: 2000 (St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London school of medicine, London)

Mr Rajen Tailor is a member of the following associations:

  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology

Publications that Mr Rajen Tailor Has Accomplished:

  • 14 peer reviewed publications
  • 1 book chapter
  • 11 International presented posters

Prizes that Mr Rajen Tailor Has Been Awarded:

  • Alcon National (UK) Glaucoma Case Study Award Winner
  • Best poster presentation award – Midlands Ophthalmological
  • Society meeting
  • Best Poster presentation award – International Congress on
  • Glaucoma Surgery

Consultant Ophthalmologist (with a specialist interest in glaucoma), University Hospitals of Leicester, UK

Mr Tailor is dual qualified in both Medicine and Ophthalmology. He has completed a two-year fellowship in glaucoma from the internationally renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, UK. During this time he gained extensive experience in the management of complex glaucoma and in performing glaucoma surgery (trabeculectomy, aqueous shunt implantation and cyclophotocoagulation).

Mr Tailor completed his specialist ophthalmic training at Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre (West Midlands) and also has extensive experience in general ophthalmology and cataract surgery. Furthermore, with the recent development of MIGS (minimally invasive glaucoma surgery), Mr Tailor has experience in performing implantation of the Glaukos I-stent, Aquesys Xen and Transcend Cypass devices.

Mr Tailor speaks English and Gujarati.