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Mr Sanjay Shah - Ophthalmology

Mr Shah is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Ashtead Hospital in Surrey

Based at: Ashtead Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

Clinical interests

Cataract surgery, Glaucoma including laser treatment and surgery, age-related macular degeneration and intravitreal injection treatment.

Mr Sanjay Shah was a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Epsom and St. Helier NHS Trust having been previously Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at St. Bartholomew’s Hospital and the Royal London Hospital. He has special interests in cataract surgery and glaucoma.

Initial consultation fee will not exceed £245 and follow-up consultation fee will not exceed £160

Academic background

Mr Shah graduated from St. George’s Hospital Medical School (London University) during which he also obtained a First Class Honours Degree in Biomedical Sciences. He then obtained his specialist ophthalmic training in the London Teaching Hospitals (St. Thomas’ Hospital, St. Georges Hospital, St. Mary’s Hospital, The Royal London Hospital and Moorfields Eye Hospital).

During his training he also undertook a research fellowship at St. Thomas’ Hospital where he conducted research into cataract surgery and ocular inflammation and was awarded the Southern Ophthalmological Society Prize Medal for this work. He then undertook further sub-specialist training as a Glaucoma Fellow at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London. He was also awarded a King’s Fund Scholarship for a fellowship to visit ophthalmic centres in the USA (Universities of San Francisco and Los Angeles) to gain further sub-specialist experience.

He was initially appointed as a Consultant at St. Bartholomew’s Hospital and the Royal London Hospital in 1997 where he became Lead Clinician in Ophthalmology for both Audit and Research and Development. He then moved to his Consultant post at Epsom and St. Helier NHS Trust where he subsequently became Ophthalmology College Tutor, an Educational Supervisor and Lead Clinician for ophthalmology.

Professional Memberships

Previous Member of The London Deanery Ophthalmology Specialist Training Committee

Previous Council Member of the Royal Society of Medicine Ophthalmology Section

Previous Council Member of the British Medical Association Ophthalmic Group Committee

Member of the Oxford Ophthalmological Congress

NHS base

Previously Consultant Ophthalmic surgeon at Epsom & St Helier NHS Trust, St. Bartholomew’s Hospital and the Royal London Hospital

Clinic Times

Monday, Tuesday pm, Wednesday, Friday pm

0137 223 7000