Mrs Bharati Vusirikala

Specialties

Cataract surgery (Phacoemulsification), Oculoplastic surgery (eyelid problems), Ocular surface problems and Glaucoma          

Qualifications

MB BS, MRCOphth, FRCOphth, Diploma in Ophthalmology

About

Mrs Vusirikala is a consultant ophthalmologist specialising in Cataract surgery (Phacoemulsification), Oculoplastic surgery (eyelid problems), Ocular surface problems and Glaucoma.

Mrs. Bharati Vusirikala currently works as a Consultant Ophthalmologist in Singleton Hospital and Neath & Port Talbot Hospitals.  She qualified in India in 1997, did her Ophthalmic training in Wales and then went on to do fellowships in Oculoplastics at Cardiff and Cambridge.

As a full-time NHS consultant she deals with patients with oculoplastic, adnexal and ocular surface problems on a daily basis, as well as being an experienced cataract surgeon covering both routine and complex cataract surgeries. She also treats adult patients with Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy and other general ophthalmology problems routinely in her clinics. She performs laser procedures for capsular opacification, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma and other conditions.

She has been involved in training future Ophthalmologists as part of her role as a Royal College tutor and educational supervisor for over 8 years and is currently the audit lead for the Ophthalmology department at Singleton Hospital

MD, PhD, MB BCh, BSc (Hons), MSc (CRS), PG Cert (Med Ed), FEBO, FRCOphth, Cert LRS, FWCRS