Consultant Profile

Mr Amit Patel

Mr Amit Patel MB BCh FRCOphth
Practicing at:
Spire Parkway Hospital
  • Ophthalmology
    • Cataract surgery
    • Corneal and external eye disease
    • Refractive surgery
Special clinical interests:

Small incision cataract surgery
Multifocal and Accommodative intraocular lenses
Refractive/Clear lens surgery
Cataract surgery following previous refractive surgery
Corneal Diseases
Collagen Crosslinking
Corneal Transplantation
Contact lens related problems
Dry eyes

Research interests:

Lamellar Corneal Transplantation

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust (Solihull Hospital, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital and Good Hope Hospital)
Honorary Senior Lecturer at Aston University

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

Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
British Society for Refractive Surgery [Treasurer]
Medical Contact Lens and Ocular Surface Association [Council Member]
United Kingdom & Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
American Academy of Ophthalmology
European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
British Medical Association

Financial interests/shares:

Holds less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Healthcare Group plc. 

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0845 850 1451
Personal email address:
Tuesday & Thursdays
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Amit Patel is a Consultant Ophthalmologist at the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust. He obtained his postgraduate training in eminent teaching centres in Wales, Yorkshire and London. He was awarded the prestigious Pfizer Ophthalmic Fellowship Award by the Royal College of Ophthalmologists and undertook further subspecialty training in corneal transplant surgery and laser refractive with world renowned surgeons in Italy and Moorfields Eye Hospital, London.

Mr Patel is the clinical lead for Cataract and Corneal/External diseases in his NHS post and has clinics at Solihull, Birmingham Heartlands and Good Hope Hospitals.

He has published several book chapters and papers in peer reviewed journals and presented numerous papers and posters at both national and international meetings. Mr Patel has also been an invited speaker at various conferences and achieved several awards and prizes for his work.

Personal profile:

Mr Patel is married with two children. In his spare time (when he finds it), he enjoys swimming, sketching, bonsai trees and spending it with family. He also has an interest in motor racing and flying light aircraft.

Recommended links:

These links are outside Spire Healthcare's control and we take no responsibility for the information they contain.

Find a treatment, test or scan available at:


Find a consultant

Use one or more of the options below to search for a consultant and link through to view their Spire profile.


Let us help you

fill out this form and we will get back to you:

Please select a hospital

We can call you

Please enter your details below and we will call you back.

What is the aim of your enquiry?

Please select a hospital

If we are unable to reach you by phone, please include your email address so that we can get in touch...

Mr Amit Patel

Mr Amit Patel Ophthalmology Consultant, Solihull, West Midlands, private hospital specialist.

Read more about the Parkway Eye Clinic

© Spire Healthcare Group plc (2016)