Consultant Profile

Mr Shreyas Raj MBBS, MS, FRCSEd
Consultant Opthalmic Surgeon

Mr. Raj is a full time Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at the Blackpool Victoria Hospital with clinics at Spire Fylde Coast Hospital, where he performs Cataract surgery, Oculoplastic Surgery including periocular tumour management and reconstruction as well as comprehensive ophthalmology. He is involved in teaching and training junior doctors, medical students, nursing staff and Optometrists.

He has trained and qualified in India as well as UK and has gained experience in Germany and USA as well. Mr Raj has provided charitable services in India for urban poor as well as rural communities in association with Lions Club and remains committed to charity work in poor and developing countries.

He likes to keep fit and practices Yoga and meditation for holistic wellbeing. He likes to spend time with family and listen to music.

Year of first qualification:
1990

Current Memberships of Professional, National and Regional Bodies:
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh,
Associate fellow of Royal College of Ophthalmologists,
Member -American Academy of Ophthalmologists,
European Society of Cataract and refractive surgeons,
British Medical Association.

Specialist Clinical Interests:
Cataract and Refractive Surgery:
MICS- Micro Incision Cataract Surgery, Presbyopic Lens Exchange, Premium Lens Implants including Astigmatism Correction and Multifocal lenses.

Oculoplastic surgery:
Ptosis (droopy Lids) and Blepharoplasty (Eye lift and baggy lids correction), Ectropion and Entropion , Eye lid tumours and cancer surgery

Contact Mr Raj

For more information on the range of ophthalmic services Mr Raj offers, or to arrange a initial consultation or appointment, please contact 0800 092 9601.