Mr Kirti JasaniConsultant Ophthalmologist, Cataract and Vitreoretinal Surgeon
MBChB, FRCOphth, FEBO
Vitreoretinal and Cataract surgery
Mr Jasani graduated from the University of Manchester Medical School and completed specialty training in Ophthalmology at the North West Deanery primarily based at the Manchester Royal Eye Hospital.
He then went to undertake a Gene Therapy Research Fellowship with Professor Robert MacLaren at the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford working on gene therapy projects both in Oxford Eye Hospital and Moorfields Eye Hospital in London.
In addition, Mr Jasani has undertaken two years of sub-specialty fellowships in Medical and Vitreoretinal Surgery at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford and Manchester Royal Eye Hospital.
Mr Jasani offers comprehensive assessment to ascertain the underlying cause and subsequent management in relation to all aspects of general ophthalmology, medical and surgical retina.
His surgical expertise lies in both routine and complex cataract surgery with special focus on all vitreoretinal procedures. This includes the treatment of retinal detachments, macula holes, epiretinal membranes as well as age related macular degeneration, floaters and complex diabetic eye diseases.
He is instrumental in training fellows and junior surgeons from around the world in vitreoretinal surgery at the Manchester Royal Eye Hospital. Having learned various surgical techniques for dealing with cataracts in the developing world too, he has performed many surgeries in various charitable institutions in countries such as India and Cambodia. In addition to 20 peer-reviewed publications in ophthalmic journals, Mr Jasani has presented at various national and international ophthalmology meetings, including the UK, United States, Europe and Asia.