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Mr Fayyaz Musa

Mr Fayyaz Musa

Consultant Ophthalmologist
FRCOphth, MBChB

Practising at

Spire Elland Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Fayyaz Musa at Spire include:

Ophthalmology

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Professional profile

Ophthalmology has been a passion of mine for over a decade. I feel privileged to work in a branch of medicine that has constantly innovated and evolved and now has an array of successful life-changing treatment options for patients. My training has been extensive and I have actively sought training in the most advanced, successful and safest forms of surgery. I am one of a handful of surgeons who is fellowship trained in treating both corneal disorders and glaucoma. My practice of medicine has always had a firm emphasis on a patient centred approach. I value taking the time to ensure you are fully informed of your condition, of all the available treatment options and their relative risks and benefits. This is vital in making the correct choice for something as precious as your sight.


Clinical Interests

Corneal and external eye disease
Glaucoma treatment

Individually customised lens replacement / cataract surgery (including toric and multifocal lenses) Selective corneal transplantation (DMEK) for Fuchs endothelial dystrophy DMEK is the latest iteration of corneal endothelial transplantation and offers superior outcomes to the current standard, DSEK. DMEK involves transplanting a 10 micron layer of endothelial cells (as opposed to 100micron DSEK transplant) and is performed only by a select group of surgeons internationally Partial thickness glaucoma surgery (deep sclerectomy). An advanced form of surgery for glaucoma that is safer than the standard full-thickness surgery (trabeculectomy) Corneal collagen cross-linking using Riboflavin Keratoconus, a disorder of the cornea

Private contact details

Telephone 01422 324041 or 324020
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologist
Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
Member of the North of England Ophthalmological Society Member of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
Member of the United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
Fellowship (Advanced surgical training) 2012 Cornea -NIIOS (Melles Corneal Clinic & Amnitrans Eyebank), Rotterdam, Netherlands. An internationally recognised centre for pioneering corneal endothelial transplant techniques.
Fellowship (Advanced surgical training) 2011 Glaucoma - Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham. An internationally recognised centre of excellence for glaucoma research

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Ophthalmologist, Calderdale & Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust.

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Personal Profile

I was born in West Yorkshire but spent most of my formative years in Harare, Zimbabwe. I returned in my early teens to attend Batley Grammar School and am now happily settled with my family in Huddersfield. Fishing, fell-walking and football are the pastimes I enjoy most.

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