Dr. Shahab ul Hassan Siddiqui is a fellowship trained vitreo-retinal surgeon. He has been recognized for his skill and expertise and has been awarded both an FCPS (Fellow of College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan) as well as an FRCS (Fellow Royal College of Surgeon Glasgow). Dr. Shahab has worked extensively in Pakistan and has additional experience working in the Department of Retina Diseases of Warrington and Holton General Hospital. Shahab has extensive experience in cataract, refractive surgery, LASIK and is considered an expert in the fields of medical retina and retinal surgery. Dr. Shahab is considered a gifted clinician and a engaging teacher.
Retinal surgery is a highly specialized field of ophthalmology period that deals with the diagnosis, appropriate management and treatment of conditions affecting the retina. The retina is the thin layer of tissue that lines the back of the eye and is the structure in the eye that is responsible for converting light into neural signals that the brain can interpret as vision. A healthy retina is critical to our ability to see clearly. A vitreo-retinal surgeon is a medical Doctor Who has received advanced training and expertise in the medical and surgical management of retinal diseases and disorders.
Retinal surgeons are skilled in performing delicate and complex surgical procedures including macular hole surgery retinal detachment repair vitrectomy, as well as laser surgery for various retinal conditions such as diabetic retinopathy and age-related macular degeneration. In circumstances that are rarer they can also advise patients on the appropriate genetic testing, treatment options and appropriate counseling as well as discuss issues related to screening for family members of those individuals who may be affected by retinal dystrophies or inborn errors in retinal functioning. Retinal specialists work closely with other members of the eye care team including our diagnostic technicians, with other ophthalmologists, both general as well as subspecialty ophthalmologists and as well as other retinal specialists to provide comprehensive, state of the art care for patients with retinal diseases.
With very specialized training in advanced surgical techniques, retinal surgeons now play a critical role in restoring and preserving vision for individuals with retinal disorders and are committed to staying up to date with the latest research and advancements in the field to ensure that their patients receive the absolute best care possible and optimal outcomes.
Dr. Shahab Ul Hassan Siddiqui is a vitreoretinal surgeon who has trained extensively both in Pakistan as well as in the United in the United Kingdom he holds an FCPS in vitreoretinal surgery it has an FRCS in ophthalmology from the United Kingdom. Dr. Shahab is well respected not only for his medical and surgical expertise and skill but also for his very kind and compassionate demeanor with patients. For an appointment with Dr. Shahab Ul Hassan Siddiqui please call The Eye clinic at any one of our numbers through the main switchboard at 03041119544 or at any of our other mobile or landlines +923008933377, +923028291799, +9230008222218 and 02135836713.
You can also leave a WhatsApp message at these numbers for our team and someone from our team will call you back. You can also request an appt through our web portal at www.surgicaleyecenter.org. Dr. Shahab sees patients on Monday 230pm-5 pm, Wednesday 2.30pm-5 pm and Saturday 2.30 pm-5 pm afternoons at The Eye Center.