Consultant Profile

Mr Sanjay Mantry

Mr Sanjay Mantry FRCS (Glas),FRCOphth(Lond)
Practicing at:
Spire Edinburgh Hospitals, Spire Shawfair Park Hospital
  • Ophthalmology
    • Cataract surgery
    • Corneal and external eye disease
    • Glaucoma treatment
    • Refractive surgery
Special clinical interests:

Mr Mantry offers the following :

  • Scotland's only hospital based service offering a full range of vision correction and cataract solutions
  • For cataract patients; Symfony lens,multifocal and trifocal lens surgery, toric implants, accommodative lenses and standard (NHS) lens surgery
  • For vision correction patients; symfony,multifocal, trifocal, toric, accommodative and standard lens exchange.
  • Excimer Laser: LASIK, PRK LASEK and EpiLASEK laser eye surgery, Poor vision from corneal scarring; excimer laser corneal reshaping (photo therapeutic keratectomy)
  • For previous NHS cataract patients who want better vision without glasses; Sulcoflex piggy back multifocals, top up laser eye surgery
  • Glaucoma patients; complete 'preventative care' Programme

Complete Corneal Solution: First in Scotland

Keratoconus patients :

  • Complete set up for diagnosis
  • Collagen Crosslinking 
  • Implantable contact lens including toric options
  • Corneal Transplants
Research interests:

Refractive Outcome with Multifocal IOL
Aberrations post Laser refractive surgery
Corneal Limbal stem cells

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Ophthalmologist Specialist in Cornea and Refractive Surgery Tennent Institute of Ophthalmology Gartnavel Hospital, Glasgow
Honorary Senior Lecturer, Glasgow Caledonian University

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

Royal College of Ophthalmologists (RCO)
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Society (ASCRS)
European Society of Cataract and Refractive Society (ESCRS)
British Society of refractive surgery (BSRS)
American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and refractive surgeons (UKISCRS)

Financial interests/shares:

Mr Mantry is a shareholder of Laservision Scotland Ltd which owns 100% of a wavelight excimer laser used at the Hospital.

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0131 316 2530
Private secretary:
Elaine Shepherd
Private secretary telephone number:
07504 971358
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
Shawfair: Friday 2pm-5pm
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Sanjay is a Consultant Ophthalmologist with a specialist interest in Cornea, Refractive Surgery at the Tennent Institute of Ophthalmology, Gartnavel General Hospital, for the Greater Glasgow and Clyde NHS Trust since 2005.

Sanjay’s Higher Specialist Training (HST) was in Birmingham. He has had the opportunity to do two renowned fellowships in anterior segment in Birmingham and Nottingham .During his training he developed a special interest in Lamellar keratoplasty and corneal refractive surgery.

He provides tertiary corneal refractive surgery expertise for routine and complex corneal problems. He has performed over a 1000 laser refractive procedure and over 10,000 lens procedure (cataract and RLE). 

He is one of the invited faculty for national and international conference for Cornea, Cataract and Refractive surgery and is a key opinion leader in his field.

Sanjay is an examiner for Fellowship exam for Ophthalmologist (Glasgow) and has published over 20 peer reviewed articles.He is an honorary Lecturer for Glasgow Caledonian University.

He is involved with teaching optometrist and ophthalmologist in training and is College tutor and educational supervisor.

He is one of the appointed appraiser for Greater Glasgow and Clyde.

Personal profile:

In his spare time, Sanjay enjoys travelling and enjoys badminton.Sanjay lives in Bearsden with his wife and two children.

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Mr Sanjay Mantry

Mr Sanjay Mantry Ophthalmology Consultant, Edinburgh, private hospital specialist.

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