Mr Rafik Girgis

Mr Rafik Girgis

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
MRCOphth (London), FRCS Ed, MD

Practising at

Spire Bristol Hospital

Back to top

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Rafik Girgis at Spire include:

Ophthalmology

Other treatments

  • Cataract surgery
  • General Ophthalmology

Back to top

Professional profile

From 2007 – 2010, I trained at Moorfields Eye Hospital. During this time I was a fellow for two years and for the third year I worked as a Consultant in Cataract and Acute Ophthalmology. Following this, I was then a Consultant at Bristol Eye Hospital until November 2017. 

I have recently completed the Ulster University Cataract and Refractive Surgery Course, PgDip. The course takes around nine months to study and complete, from October 18 - June 19. It includes over 30 hours of fully narrated lectures, discussions and testing forums and self assessment tests. The programme of the course has been designed in collaboration with The Royal College of Ophthalmologist to give the candidates a great depth in the refractive field including the premium lens of cataract surgery. I passed the course with a Distinction.

I have completed over 7,000 cataract surgeries and enjoy teaching the juniors how to be an efficient, safe cataract surgeon. 

Clinical Interests

Cataract surgery
Ophthalmology

Special clinical interests: Cataract removal and premium implants, Cataract specialist, General ophthalmologist.

Get in touch

62521
True
consultant

Marketing Information

Spire would like to provide you with marketing information about products and services offered by Spire and by selected third-party partners. If you do not consent for us to process your personal data for marketing activities, we will still be able to contact you about your enquiry.

We may contact you by email, SMS or phone about your enquiry. If we try to contact you by phone (mobile and/or landline) and you are not available, we may leave you a voicemail message. We may also use your details to contact you about patient surveys we use for improving our service or monitoring outcomes, which are not a form of marketing.

Back to top

Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Ophthalmologists, RCOphth.
American Academy of Ophthalmologists, AAO.
British Medical Association, BMA.

Back to top

Private contact details

Website http://www.rafikgirgis.com
Private secretary Samantha Ace
Private secretary telephone 0117 377 8873
Private secretary email samanthaace010@gmail.com