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Mr Amar Alwitry

Consultant Ophthalmologist

BM BS BMedSci MRCS MRCOphth FRCOphth MMedLaw PgD Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Practices at: The Park Hospital

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Personal Profile

Mr Alwitry is an experienced ophthalmologist and eye surgeon. He is an NHS consultant working in Leicestershire and Nottingham, a medical director of Midlands Medics and a member of the East Midlands Clinical Senate.

He has been awarded the East Midlands Eye Surgeon of the Year Award from Private Health Plus. He has also been awarded the UKs Best Ophthalmologist and Patient Safety Innovator of the Year for 2019 in Private Health UKs National Awards.

He undertakes more than 1,600 cataract procedures per year and has undertaken specialist training in premium lens use. He has written two textbooks and edited a third. He has published more than 35 research articles and has a Masters in Medical Law.

Clinical Interests

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • European Society for Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Clinical Interests

Mr Alwitry is an expert in a range of eye surgeries and treatments including cataract and refractive surgery, premium lenses, phakic lenses, glaucoma treatments, glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease, dry eye, corneal problems and lid surgery.

Current NHS and /or University Posts

University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust