Mr Atiq Babar

Ophthalmologist

MBBS, FRCS Ed


Specialises in

  • Cataract surgery
  • Retinal disorders
  • Vitreous disorders
  • Macular degeneration

I came to Hull in 2001 as a Consultant Ophthalmologist and since then have been practicing general ophthalmology with a special interest in the diagnosis and management of diseases of the vitreous and retina. I have vast experience in small incision cataract surgery. At Spire Hull and East Riding Hospital I treat general ophthalmic problems and have a special interest in cataract surgery and vitreo retinal disorders including diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachments, macular degeneration and macular holes.

After my basic ophthalmic training at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield (1992-1994) I completed my higher specialist training in ophthalmology at the Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre (1994-1999) to attain CCST. After that I did an intensive 18 month vitreo-retinal fellowship in Bristol in both medical and surgical retinal disorders.

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General Medical Council Number: C4289483

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Atiq Babar at Spire include:

Ophthalmology

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Cataract surgery
Ophthalmology
Retinal disease
Vitreo-retinal surgery

Qualification and professional memberships

MBBS / Royal Hallamshire Hospital Sheffield / 1994
Bachelor of Surgery

FRCS Ed / Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre / 1999
Higher specialist training in Ophthalmology


Professional memberships

North of England Opthalmological Society (NEOS)

British and Eire Association of Vitreo Retinal Surgeons (BEAVRS)

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCS Ed)

Current NHS posts

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.

Contact information

Telephone 01482 672 444
Private secretary Rebecca Mouatt and Jill Shann
Private secretary telephone 01482 660272