Consultant Profile

Mr Bataung Mokete

Mr Bataung Mokete BSc MBChB FRCSEd
Practicing at:
Spire Leeds Hospital
  • Ophthalmology
    • Cataract surgery
    • Macular degeneration
    • Retinal disease
    • Vitreo-retinal surgery
Special clinical interests:

Retinal detachment
Epiretinal membrane
Macular hole
Floaters and flashes
Diabetic retinopathy
Age-related macular degeneration
Cataract surgery including complex and complications

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Ophthalmologist, St James's University Hospital, Leeds
Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Leeds

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

Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
Royal Society of Medicine
British and Eire Vitreoretinal Society
European Vitreoretinal Society
American Society of Retinal Specialists
American Academy of Ophthalmologists

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0113 218 5908/9
Personal email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Bataung Mokete has been a consultant ophthalmologist in Leeds since 2009, specialising in medical and surgical diseases of the retina, vitreous and macula.

Mr Mokete trained as an undergraduate at the University of Bristol and obtained higher surgical training in Ophthalmology on the South Thames rotation of the London Deaner from 2001. From 2004-2005 Mr Mokete received advanced subspecialty training in medical retina at Moorfields at St George's Hospital and Moorfields Eye Hospital. He then undertook fellowship training in vitreoretinal surgery at the Sussex Eye Hospital followed by a further fellowship at St Thomas' Hospital in London gaining experience in the management of complex vitreoretinal conditions.

The medical retina aspects of Mr Bataung Mokete's practice include the management of retinal conditions such as age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and its complications and retinal vein occlusions. The vitreoretinal practice includes conventional and vitrectomy management of retinal detachment as well as epiretinal membranes and traction, macular holes, flashers and floaters and the complications of cataract surgery. Mr Mokete also undertakes routine and complex cataract surgery using modern techniques and lenses.

Personal profile:

Mr Bataung Mokete enjoys reading and sport but most of his spare time is devoted to his young family.

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Mr Bataung Mokete

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