Dr Pankaj K Agarwal
Consultant Ophthalmologist and Glaucoma Expert
MBBS, DO, FRCSEd, FRCOphth
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 an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at the University of Edinburgh.
My clinical expertise are in small incisions cataract surgery (phacoemulsification), all types of lasers for glaucoma and glaucoma surgery including trabeculectomy (augmented) and tube surgery. I offer a comprehensive service in minimally invasive glaucoma surgery(MIGS) including XEN implant, iStent® etc.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Pankaj K Agarwal at Spire include:
Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
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
Role of lens extraction in angle closure Glaucoma
Selective laser trabeculoplasty
Glaucoma treatment compliance
Ocular surface disease and glaucoma
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.
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 to music in my spare time.