Consultant Profile

Mr Naeem Zaman

Mr Naeem Zaman MB BS, FRCS Ed, FC Ophthal Lon
Practicing at:
Spire Hesslewood Clinic and Spire Hull and East Riding Hospital, Spire Lowfields Clinic
  • Ophthalmology
    • Cataract surgery
    • Macular degeneration
    • Retinal disease
Special clinical interests:

Macular degeneration
Diabetic eye disease
Cataract surgery and retinal diseases.

Research interests:

Medical genetics related to eye disease

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon Hull and East Yorkshire NHS Hospitals Trust

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Netherlands Ophthalmologists Society
European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
North of England Ophthalmic Society

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
01482 672444
Private secretary telephone number:
01482 628 201
Mon 6pm - 7.30pm and Fri 12.45pm - 4pm
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Zaman studied his fellowship in Medical Retina at the University of Nijmegan in the Netherlands under the care of Professor Deutman and Professor Cruysberg. Working with the team in medical genetics, age related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and uveitis. He studied his Fellowship in Edinburgh, FC Ophthalmology in London, his Diploma in Ophthalmology in Ireland and Glasgow. Mr Zaman's basis training at Senior House Officer at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield and at Registrar level at Stobhill Teaching Hospital, Glasgow. Senior Registrar training was at the University of Nijmegan Radboud Teaching Hospital and he was a Consultant in the Netherlands for 13 years.

Mr Zaman has been working as a Consultant Ophthalmic surgeon at Hull Royal Infirmary since February 2003. His sub-speciality is medical retina. He has developed photodynamic therapy in Hull for wet age related macular degeneration and he is involved with the co-ordination of improvement of the diabetic screening service in the region.

His surgical experience includes over one thousand cataract operations, glaucoma drainage procedures, and eyelid corrections including over 200 blepharoplastys, squint surgery and dacrycysto-rhinostomy. Mr Zaman also has a wide range of laser therapy to treat a range of retinal diseases.

Personal profile:

Mr Zaman is married and his wife is a doctor in paediatrics. They have three children at school.

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Mr Naeem Zaman

Mr Naeem Zaman Ophthalmology Consultant, Hull, East Yorkshire, private hospital specialist.

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