Mr Sid Goel

Mr Sid Goel

Consultant Ophthalmologist

MBBS, FRCS, MRCOphth, FRCOphth, Diploma in Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Specialises in

  • Advanced cataract surgery
  • Corneal and oculoplastic surgery
  • Laser eye surgery and vision correction
  • Lens replacement
  • ICL implant surgery

Also available for:

Virtual consultations:

I have been a Consultant since 2008 and offer my services in Ophthalmology with a special interest in cataract and refractive advanced cataract surgery, laser and lens based glasses corrective surgery, oculofacial plastic surgery and corneal/anterior segment surgery.

My practice is modern and efficient, yet caring. My patient's interests are always at the front of everything else.

I graduated with medicine in 1996 and since then have trained and worked for over 20 years in Ophthalmology in eminent teaching centres in the UK and internationally. I have acquired a range of qualifications and memberships with specialist ophthalmic organisations.

I am very well presented and published in national and international platforms and in my career have had 20 publications and nearly 100 presentations to my credit. I have won national and international awards for my scientific work.


General Medical Council Number: C5192045

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Sid Goel at Spire include:

Plastic surgery

Other treatments

  • Advanced cataract surgery
  • Corneal and external eye diseases: corneal transplantation including modern DSAEK techniques, management of keratoconus including corneal collagen cross-linking and intrastromal implants (Keraring), removal of pterygium (fleshy growth on the eye surface)
  • Droopy eye lid (Ptosis)
  • Eyelid bumps and skin cancer treatments
  • Eyelid cysts and lesions
  • In turning lid repair (Entropion)
  • Out turning lid repair (Ectropion)
  • Premium lens surgery (Toric, Multifocal and Extended depth of focus implants)
  • Vision correction surgery – laser eye surgery, ICL implants and lens exchange surgery
  • Watery eyes management

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Additional information

Cataract surgery
Corneal and external eye disease
Oculoplastic surgery
Refractive surgery

MBBS / MAHE University, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, India / 1996
Bachelor of medicine, Bachelor of surgery

FRCS / Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh / 2000
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons

ICO Basic Sciences and Optics and Refraction / Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London / 2003
International Council of Ophthalmologists qualification

MRCOphth / Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London / 2003
Member of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London

FRCOphth / Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London / 2008
Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London

PGDiploma in Cataract and Refractive Surgery / Ulster University, Northern Ireland / 2017
Post graduate Diploma in Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Independent Practitioner

Telephone 01482 672 444
Private secretary Sue Collins
Private secretary telephone 0330 808 3252
Private secretary email