Mr Manzar Saeed is a vitreoretinal Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon and a cataract and refractive lens exchange expert.
MBBS, FRCSEd, FRCOphth
Manzar Saeed is the Head of Ophthalmology at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital NHS Trust. He is a highly experienced ophthalmic surgeon with expertise in complex cataract surgery and a special interest in correcting presbyopia and toric IOLs. He also offers a range of refractive lens procedures including multifocal intra-ocular lens implants, toric IOLs and phakic itraocular contact lens for extreme refractive errors generally considered unsuitable for LASIK surgery.
He has diverse experience in vitreoretinal surgery and offers state-of-the-art cutting edge sutureless minimally invasive vitrectomy surgery for a range of retinal disorders .
Having trained at some of the worlds most renowned institutions, Manzar Saeed is also a competent general opthalmologist.
- Macular hole
- Retinal detachment
- Epiretinal membrane
- Diabetic eye disease
- Trauma repair
- Iris implants
- Treatment for retinal vein occlusion
- Macular degeneration
- Complex cataracts
- Intraocular Contact Lens (ICL)
Mr Saeed has performed over 10,000 lens procedures, as well as carrying out pre-launch lens implant evaluations and participating in trials.
Manzar Saeed trained at world renowned institutions - St Thomas, King's College Hospital, Moorfields, Tennant Institute of Opthalmology in Glasgow. He comes from a diverse and comprehensive training background. From time to time, he has presented his work at international meetings. Mr Saeed also established the Vitreoretinal Surgery service at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King's Lynn and was awarded the Clinical Excellence Award. In addition to heavy service commitment he is committed to train retinal fellows. He has been external examiner for MSc Optometry at City University London. In his current role, he teaches students of Cambridge University and the University of East Anglia. Mr Saeed is the Royal College of Opthalmologists faculty on assessment for the GMC Specialist Registration. He has been External Examiner for MSc Optometry at the City University.
- American Academy of Ophthalmology
- European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons
- European Society of Retina Specialists
- European Vitreo Retinal Society
- Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists London Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh