Mr. Balaggan is a Consultant Ophthalmologist at Wolverhampton and Stafford Hospitals.
BSc (Hons), MBBS, FRCOphth, PhD
He is unique in being one of exceptionally few surgeons that have completed not just two years of prestigious high-volume Fellowships in Vitreoretinal Surgery, but also two years of sub-specialist Fellowship training in Medical Retina, all at the internationally-renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital, London. This was in addition to his general training, which was also predominantly based at this Centre of Excellence and one of the world’s top Eye Hospitals.
He also obtained a PhD from University College London (ranked in the top 5 universities globally), and has been awarded numerous prizes recognising his contribution to advancing frontiers in ophthalmology and for his teaching excellence (see research). He is considered an expert in retinal medicine and surgery, and has often been invited to lecture both nationally and internationally, teaching other retinal specialists.
Mr. Balaggan specialises in cataract surgery, as well as a range of other eye care treatments.