Mr George Saleh

Consultant ophthalmic surgeon



Saleh, George

Age ranges treated

  • Adults (age 16 and above)

Qualifications / Professional memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • British Oculoplastic Surgery Society
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • General Medical Council
  • Medical Defence Union
  • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Current NHS / University Post

  • Consultant ophthalmic and oculoplastic surgeon, Moorfields Eye Hospital (2009)
  • Director of simulation training, Moorfields Eye Hospital
  • NIHR faculty investigator at the biomedical research centre at Moorfields and the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology
  • Visiting professor at the University of Surrey
  • Visiting professor at Cranfield University
  • Visiting lecturer at Bedfordshire University

Medical training

  • Imperial College, London
  • East Anglia
  • London
  • Moorfields Eye Hospital, London

Research interest / experience

  • Primary investigator on a range of studies examining:
  • Technologies for watery eye
  • National eyelid cancer trends
  • Surgical outcomes in eyelid surgery
  • Software in dry eye treatments
  • Diagnostic tools for diabetic retinopathy
  • Bell’s palsy
  • Cataract surgery evaluation
  • Virtual reality in cataract training
  • Transdermal nanoparticle carriers
  • Also involved in several international collaborations examining ophthalmic surgical training tools More than 100 national and international presentations and more than 50 peer-reviewed scientific publications
  • Adnexal Fellowship, Moorfields Eye Hospital

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Greek
  • French
  • Arabic (basic level)

Private treatment

Mr George Saleh also provides private care

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Last updated
15th March 2024