Mr Vijay Savant
MRCOphth, FRCS (Ed), MS, DOMS, MBBS
I completed my specialist training at Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre. I completed a Junior Fellowship in Uveitis and Inflammatory disorders at the University of Birmingham and a Corneal Fellowship at Birmingham and Leicester.
I have extensive experience in general ophthalmology and Cataract surgery and am the Lead Clinician for the Emergency Eye Services at University Hospitals of Leicester.
I have published work in national and international journals and review the work of my peers for international journals as well as presenting work at national and international meetings.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Vijay Savant at Spire include:
Mr Savant treats corneal and external eye disease and performs cataract and refractive surgery.
Spire Leicester Hospital 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.
British Medical Association BMA
UK Cataract and Refractive Surgery Society
European Cataract and Refractive Surgery Society
American Academy of Ophthalmology
Consultant Ophthalmologist and Lead Clinician for Emergency Eye Services - University Hospitals of Leicester
My leisure time is spent with the family. I am passionate about cricket and regularly play in the cricket leagues during the cricket season. Other interests include movies and theatre and I am currently learning to play the guitar. I also speak Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi and Marathi.