Mr Frank Ahfat

Mr Frank Ahfat

Consultant Ophthalmologist

Specialises in

  • Cataract removal surgery
  • Retinal disease treatment
  • Diabetic retinopathy
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Practising at

Clinic times:
Tuesday: 2pm - 3pm

An initial consultation with Mr Frank Ahfat is from £175.

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Frank Ahfat at Spire include:

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Professional profile

I have extensive experience in all aspects of ophthalmology. I have been a consultant ophthalmic surgeon at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust since 2000. In addition to providing a general ophthalmology service, I also have special interests in small incision cataract surgery, retinal diseases, diabetic retinopathy and laser treatment.

I qualified from Leeds University and trained in ophthalmology in Leeds, Southampton, Liverpool and Moorfields, London. I currently lead the macular disease service for Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust and I provide a tertiary referral service for photodynamic therapy for macular degeneration for the Kent region.

General Medical Council Number: C3334667

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Cataract surgery

Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.
Royal College of Ophthalmologists.
European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Ophthalmologist, Medway Maritime Hospital, Medway NHS Trust. Consultant Ophthalmologist, Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust

Personal profile

In his spare time, I enjoy travelling, good food and wine, classical music and reading, especially political and religious history.

Contact information

Telephone 01634 662822 / 845
Private secretary Val
Private secretary telephone 07879 825916
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