Dr Pankaj K Agarwal

Dr Pankaj K Agarwal

Consultant Ophthalmologist and Glaucoma Expert

Practising at

Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Pankaj K Agarwal at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Medico-Legal expert

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Professional profile

Availability - Shawfair: Thursday 9am-11am and Saturday 10am-12noon.

I am a Consultant Ophthalmologist with special interest and expertise in sutureless small incision cataract surgery and Glaucoma. I am a consultant at Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion, Edinburgh and St John's Hospital, Livingston and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer University of Edinburgh.

My clinical expertises are in small incisions Cataract surgery (Phacoemulsifcation), All types of lasers for Glaucoma and Glaucoma surgery including Trabeculectomy (augmented) and tube surgery. I offer comprehensive service in Minimally invasive Glaucoma surgery(MIGS) including XEN implant, istent etc.

I also provide advice to patients with dry eyes, watery eyes and most of the anterior segment problems.

Clinical Interests

Sutureless small incision Cataract surgery (phacoemulsification). Glaucoma lasers including selective laser trabeculoplasty, peripheral Iridotomy and Yag capsulotomy. Glaucoma surgery including Minimally invasvice glaucoma surgery (MIGS), ie, XEN, Istent, Trabeculectomy and Glaucoma drainage devices, ie tube surgery.

Private contact details

Telephone 0131 316 2530
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Fellow: The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Member: Ophthalmological Society of West Bengal (OSWB)
Member: All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS)
Member: Scottish Ophthalmological Club

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Current NHS posts

Lead, Glaucoma Service, NHS Lothian
Consultant Ophthalmologist, Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion, Edinburgh and St John's Hospital, Livingston (NHS Lothian)
Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer, University of Edinburgh

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Personal Profile

After doing my initial studies and post graduation in India, I completed my ophthalmology training in Glasgow. I live locally in Edinburgh. I love playing cricket and listening music in my spare time.

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