Mr Periyasamy Kumar

Consultant Ophthalmologist
MBBS, MS(Ophtho), FRCS(Ed)

Practising at

Spire Leicester Hospital

Back to top

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Periyasamy Kumar at Spire include:


Back to top

Professional profile

I completed my fellowship training in uveitis and medical retina at the world-renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital, London.

I manage patients with ocular inflammation and provide treatment for various medical retinal disorders including age-related macular degeneration and retinal vascular disorders.

I established the Ultrasound Bio Microscopy service at Leicester Royal Infirmary which provides a regional service for adults and children in anterior and posterior segment ocular ultrasound in complex ocular disorders.

I have extensive experience in general ophthalmology and cataract surgery.

Clinical Interests

Cataract surgery
Macular degeneration
Retinal disease

Ocular Ultrasound, Uveitis and use of anti TNF therapy in the management of Uveitis, Intravitreal therapy for the management of uveitis and retinal diseases.

Private contact details

Telephone 0116 265 3685
Private secretary Judith Lacey
Private secretary telephone 0116 274 3709
Private secretary email
Back to top

Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Fellow Royal College of Surgeons
Member European Retinal Specialist
Member British Medical Association
Member Medical Defence Union

Back to top

Current NHS posts

Consultant Ophthalmologist, University Hospitals of Leicester.

Back to top

Personal Profile

I enjoy playing cricket and badminton and relax listening to music. I also enjoy playing Tabla.

Back to top