Consultant Profile

Mr Ijaz Sheikh

Mr Ijaz Sheikh FRCS (Ophth)
Practicing at:
Spire Gatwick Park Hospital
  • Ophthalmology
    • Cataract surgery
    • Diabetic eye disease
    • Retinal disease
Special clinical interests:
  • Age-related macular degeneration
  • General retinal diseases (including retinal vascular diseases)
  • Uveitis
  • Eyelid surgery
  • Cataract surgery
  • Diabetic eye diseases
Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant opthalmologist, Surrey & Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
  • Royal College of Opthalmologists
  • Oxford Opthalmological Congress
  • European Retinal Society
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Ijaz Sheikh is a consultant ophthalmologist at Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust. His special clinical interests include the diagnosis and management of macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vein occlusions, complex uveitis cases, cataract and eyelid surgery.

He provides a prompt, patient centred and customised service for all his patients, using the latest techniques and instruments for the highest professional standards. Mr Sheikh has performed treatments such as intravitreal injection therapy, laser treatment for diabetic eye diseases and other retinal problems.

Mr Sheikh has several international publications and presentations and is actively involved in the teaching and training of other ophthalmologists, optometrists and nurses. He is also an examiner for the Royal College of Ophthalmologists.

Personal profile:

I am married with a son, who is following in my footsteps. I also enjoy travelling, gardening and cricket.

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Mr Ijaz Sheikh

Mr Ijaz Sheikh Ophthalmology Consultant, Horley, Surrey, private hospital specialist.

Eye Surgery at Spire Gatwick Park Hospital

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Hi doctor, my daughter of 26 years old has of the last few days been getting a painful red eye which is causing headache, along with a lightly blurred vision...

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