Consultant Profile

Miss Geetha Thurairajan

Miss Geetha Thurairajan MBChB, FRCOphth
Practicing at:
Spire South Bank Hospital
  • Ophthalmology
    • Cataract surgery
    • Paediatric ophthalmology
    • Squint surgery
Special clinical interests:
  • Small incision cataract surgery
  • Management of paediatric eye disease
  • Neonatal ophthalmology including retinopathy of prematurity
  • Management of childhood and adult squints including the use of Botox and adjustable suture surgery
Research interests:

Regional paediatric ophthalmology and stabismus study group

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Worcestershire Royal Hospital

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • Secretary to the Midland Ophthalmological Society
  • Organiser and secretary of the Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Society of the Midlands
  • Member of the British Isles Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Association
  • Member of the UK and Ireland Society of Corneal and Refractive Surgeons
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
01905 362033
Tuesday afternoon
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Miss Geetha Thurairajan is a consultant ophthalmic surgeon at the Worcestershire Royal Hospital.  She was appointed in the year 2000 and her private practice is at Spire South Bank Hospital.  She qualified from the University of Birmingham in 1990 and later completed her speciality training in Ophthalmology at the Birmingham and Midlands Eye Centre and the West Midlands Speciality Training Scheme.  She then obtained advanced sub-speciality training in Paediatric ophthalmology and Strabismus based at the Birmingham Children’s Hospital.

Miss Thurairajan performs small incision cataract surgery and is a member of the UK and Ireland Society of Corneal and Refractive Surgeons.

Miss Thurairajan's expertise lies in the management of childhood visual problems and eye disease.  She is experienced in the surgical management of childhood and adult squints and double vision. This includes the use of Botulinum Toxin and adjustable suture surgical techniques.

Miss Thurairajan is secretary to the Midland Ophthalmological Society. She organises the Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Society of the Midlands (POSSOM). The POSSOM group is also involved in regional collaborative research projects in paediatric ophthalmology and strabismus.

Personal profile:

She is a keen runner and plays the piano and saxophone

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Miss Geetha Thurairajan

Miss Geetha Thurairajan

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