Laser Eye Surgery London
Mr Ali Mearza FRCOphth is a renowned cornea, cataract and laser eye surgeon and over 200,000 people have viewed his surgical techniques on You Tube. He performs laser eye surgery in the Harley Street area of London as well a host of other eye surgery procedures.
He is the Clinical Director of ophthalmology and lead consultant ophthalmic surgeon at London’s Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, the UK’s first Academic Health Sciences Centre.
As well as treating eye disease, he has particular expertise in reducing dependency on glasses and contact lenses be it by laser eye surgery or lens based surgical techniques. He began his career in ophthalmic surgery in 1998 and has trained at some of the world’s most prestigious eye institutions. He has gone out of his way to learn from the best travelling to Holland, Australia and Crete during his career and is considered one of the best surgeons in his field.
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Mr Mearza has a reputation for excellence and meticulous attention to detail and is one of London’s leading eye surgeons. His ethos is to provide the very best personalised care using state of the art technology and techniques. His work has featured on the Discovery Channel, E4, Channel 5 and in the National Press. He has become the go-to surgeon for laser eye surgery in London.
He has a keen interest in ophthalmic research, has over 30 peer reviewed publications to his name and has presented his work and techniques at National and International meetings.
In his role as Clinical Director of Ophthalmology at Imperial College NHS Trust, London he is responsible for a department of over 20 consultants across 3 sites; The Western Eye Hospital in Marylebone, Charing Cross Hospital in Hammersmith and St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington. One of the key aspects of the role is to work with the senior management team to ensure that the service provided is safe, effective and has a great level of patient satisfaction.
He also has a keen interest in charitable ophthalmic work, something particularly close to his heart and has been on numerous trips abroad helping some of the World’s neediest people see again.
Latest from Mr Ali Mearza
After performing thousands of laser eye surgery treatments I finally decided to go ahead with my own surgery. I put together a diary of my laser eye surgery journey and hope you find it helps to explain how I felt being a patient. It was a superb experience and has...read more
For patients undergoing refractive lens exchange or cataract surgery, apart from the surgery itself, the most important aspect is to get the replacement lens power correct. In order to calculate the lens power, a special test called Biometry is performed which looks...read more
Mr Mearza recently attended the Clinical Directors Forum at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust in his role as Clinical Director for Ophthalmology. The meeting was led by the Trust’s Medical Director and Chief Executive. The forum was an opportunity to meet the...read more
To date Mr Ali Mearza has performed over 10,000 eye procedures including laser eye surgery, refractive lens exchange, cataract surgery, corneal transplantation and reconstructive eye surgery. Every year people travel from over 25 countries specifically to see him for his opinion and surgical expertise.
Mr Mearza has one of the highest TrustPilot scores for laser eye surgery in the country.