Dr. Tanveer Anjum Chaudhry is a Consultant Ophthalmologist and Cornea and Anterior Segment specialist at the South City Hospital, Karachi. His clinical interests and expertise include cornea and refractive surgery, small incision cataract surgery, anterior segment surgery, and pediatric ophthalmology.
Dr. Chaudhry obtained his degree of bachelors in Medicine and Surgery from DOW University of Health and Sciences. He received an extensive post graduate training in ophthalmology in the United Kingdom, and was awarded F.R.C.S (Edinburgh, UK), M.R.C.Ophth (London) and Diploma in Ophthalmology (Dublin, Ireland). Dr. Chaudhry completed his fellowship in Cornea and Anterior Segment Surgery in Leicester, UK, following which he served as a Consultant Ophthalmologist at Barnsley District General Hospital Rotherham, NHS Trust, UK.
Upon returning to Pakistan, he served as a Consultant Ophthalmologist at Shahzad Eye Hospital before joining Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH), Karachi, as Faculty of Ophthalmology, and Consultant Ophthalmologist. Dr. Chaudhry has actively participated in academic and research activities for undergraduate and post graduate trainees, locally, nationally and internationally, and has authored many publications. He has also served as the Section Head of Ophthalmology and Director of Residency at AKUH, and established Eye Skills Lab for post graduate trainees, and developed tools for public awareness of Retinopathy of Prematurity. He continues to be a keen participant and Guest speaker at several national and international conferences. His hard work and dedication have been acknowledged with an Outstanding Teacher’s Award based on students’ recommendations.
Dr. Chaudhry ensures best and up-to-date treatment for his patients and knowledge for his trainees. He recently received advanced training in Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (DALK), Descemet Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK), and Advanced Refractive Surgery. He also secured a Diploma (DISSO) form University of Switzerland. His current goals include spreading awareness for Retinopathy of Prematurity and Cornea Donation
Beyond clinics and theaters, Dr. Chaudhry is an avid traveler and photographer