Mr Jai Shankar

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon

MBBS, MS, Dip NB, FRCS (Edin) FRC Ophth, DO

Specialises in

After having attained core training in ophthalmology on the Welsh and North West training schemes, I sub-specialised in retinal disorders at St Paul's Eye unit in Liverpool, St George's Hospital, London and Moorfield Eye Hospital, London. My main interest is diabetic eye disease and uveitus.

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Jai Shankar at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Diabetic eye disease
  • Retinal disease
  • Squint surgery
  • Glaucoma treatment

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Cataract surgery
Corneal and external eye disease
Lacrimal disorders
Macular degeneration
Squint surgery

Current NHS posts

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board

Personal profile

My extra curricular hobbies include classical music and cricket.

Contact information

Telephone 01978 291306