Mr Akash Raj MBBS & MD (AIIMS), MRCS, DRCOphth, FRCS, FRCOphth, PG Dip (Distinction) Consultant Ophthalmologist, Glaucoma specialist and Cataract surgeon, Birmingham, Dudley, Midlands, UK
Mr Akash Raj MBBS & MD (AIIMS), MRCS, DRCOphth, FRCS, FRCOphth, PG Dip (Distinction)Consultant Ophthalmologist, Glaucoma specialist and Cataract surgeon, Birmingham, Dudley, Midlands, UK 

Please click on the links on the left to view individual topics from the following list:

            What is Glaucoma?

What is normal intraocular pressure (IOP=Pressure in the eye)?

Basis of Eye Pressure & Aqueous humour circulation

Does eye pressure change during various time of the day?

Who is at risk of Glaucoma?

How will I know if I have Glaucoma?

What are the types of Glaucoma?

What is Angle Closure / Narrow Angle Glaucoma ?

What causes Glaucoma?

What is Ocular Hypertension?

Why is corneal thickness important?

What are the risk factors for Glaucoma?

Can the risk factors for glaucoma be stratified?

A relative has Glaucoma, should I be worried?

Glaucoma & Blindness

Glaucoma & Driving

Glaucoma Monitoring & Tests

Glaucoma & Visual field loss

Reliability of visual field test & how best to perform it

Medical treatment for Glaucoma

Some important & interesting facts about eye drops

 

Laser Treatment for Glaucoma

·         Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty (SLT)

·       Micropulse Laser Trabeculoplasty (MDLT)

·          Yag Laser Peripheral Iridotomy (LPI)

·          Cyclodiode Lser Treatment (CPC)

 

Surgery for Glaucoma: Glaucoma drainage surgery

·          iStents

·          Trabeculectomy + Mitomycin C

·         Glaucoma Tube Implant surgery

·         Can I swim or wear contact lenses after Glaucoma surgery?

 

Cataract

Cataract Surgery: Risks & Benefits 

When should I go for cataract surgery?

Microincisional ('stitchless') cataract Surgery

What is 'after cataract' and what is it's treatment?

Can cataract grow back again after cataract surgery? 


 

 

Private & NHS patients

How to see Mr Raj

For private patients & referrals

 

Mr Akash Raj 

Consultant Ophthalmologist, Glaucoma specialist & Cataract surgeon

 

West Midland Hospital

(Alternate Thursday AM)

Colman Hill

Halesowen

West Midlands

B63 2AH

 

Appointments:

01384 632 640

 

Private Secretary: Liz Carter : 01384 632 636 

                               Fax:     01384 632702

                                            FAO Liz Carter

 

 

 

Mr Akash Raj

Consultant Ophthalmologist, Glaucoma & Cataract specialist

 

BMI The Priory Hospital, Edgbaston

(Thursday PM)
Priory Rd, Birmingham, West Midlands
B5 7UG
 
Appointments:
0121 446 1638
(Consultation by appointment only)
 
Private Secretary:
Liz Carter
Direct Line: 01384632636 

 



 

 

 

 

For NHS Referrals through GP/Opticians

 

Mr Akash Raj

Consultant Ophthalmologist (Glaucoma Lead)

 

Russells Hall Hospital

Pensnett Road

Dudley

West Midlands

DY1 2HQ

 

Phone: 01384456111

Extn. 5815 (NHS Secretary: Lyn Eaton)

 

Fax:     01384244880

            FAO  Lyn Eaton

 



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