Consultant Profile

Mr Ray Chaudhuri

Mr Ray Chaudhuri FRCS FRCOphth
Practicing at:
Spire Leicester Hospital
  • Ophthalmology
    • Cataract surgery
    • Diabetic eye disease
    • Refractive surgery
    • Retinal disease
    • Vitreo-retinal surgery
Special clinical interests:

Small incision cataract surgery and Premium lens implant surgery, including Toric lens implant surgery to correct astigmatism and multifocal lens implant surgery for correction of presbyopia. Artisan Phakik lens implant surgery for correction of high myopia and high hypermetropia.

23 gauge suture-less Vitreo-Retinal surgery, 23 gauge suture-less Macular Hole surgery and 23 gauge Retinal detachment surgery. Diabetic Retinopathy.                                                  

Research interests:

Mr Chaudhuri works closely with Professor Claus Eckardt in Frankfurt, Germany, in bringing his technique of the 23 gauge suture-less Vitreo-Retinal surgery and Premium lens cataract implant surgery to Spire Leicester Hospital. 

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Ophthalmologist, University Hospitals of Leicester
Consultant Ophthalmologist, Loughborough General Hospital

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

Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmology
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgery
Hospital Consultants and Specialists Association
Member of Euroretina Society
American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
BEAVRS British & Eire Assocaiation of Vitreo-Retinal Surgeons

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0116 265 3685
Private secretary:
Joyce Jackson
Private secretary telephone number:
0116 265 3006
Private secretary fax:
0116 272 0666
Private secretary email address:
Monday, Wednesday and Friday evenings and Thursday all day.
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Chaudhuri runs a busy tertiary referral service for Vitreo retinal surgical patients (e.g retinal detachment, diabetic retinopathy, macular hole) at Leicester Royal Infirmary and at Spire Leicester Hospital.  Mr Chaudhuri is now one of the leading experts in Artisan Implant surgery for correction of very shortsighted and very longsighted patients and runs national courses for consultants in this field.

Personal profile:

Mr Chaudhuri's major interest outside of medicine is golf; either playing himself or following his son Neil, who plays in golfing competitions.

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Mr Ray Chaudhuri

Mr Ray Chaudhuri Ophthalmology Consultant, Leicester, private hospital specialist.

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