Mr Mohammed Rashid

Based at
The Bournemouth Private Clinic (Private)
Nuffield Health Bournemouth Hospital (Private)
The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (NHS)
General Ophthalmology

Specialist Interest:
Standard cataract surgery
Complex cataract surgery
Refractive lens exchange
Dysfunctional lens syndrome
Second opinions
Revision surgery and Add-on lenses
Correction of visual imbalance (anisometropia)
Correction of visual refractive errors (ammetropia)
Correction of far-sightedness (hyperopia)
Correction of short-sightedness (myopia)
Correction of astigmatism (‘rugby ball’ shaped eye)
Correction of presbyopia (aging of lens causing visual decline)
Blended vision
Monofocal lenses
Toric monofocal lenses
Mutifocal lenses
Toric multifocal lenses
Trifocal lenses
Extended depth of focus lenses
IC-8 (AcuFocus) small aperture lens
XtraFocus pinhole lens
Phakic intraocular lenses
Implantable collamer lens (ICL)
Artisan intraocular lens
Artiflex intraocular lens
Iris clip intraocular lenses
Iris sutured intraocular lenses
Piggyback intraocular lenses
Surgical correction of aphakia
Scleral fixated posterior chamber lenses
Magnifying lenses for macular degeneration
Intraocular lens exchange
Combined cataract and glaucoma surgery
Combined cataract and corneal surgery

[2] Laser Eye Surgery
Blended vision
YAG laser capsulotomy
Laser optimisation after lens insertion
[3] Corneal Graft Surgery
Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty (DMEK)
Descemet stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK)
Descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty (DSAEK)
Deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty (DALK)
Femtosecond DALK
Penetrating keratoplasty (PKP)
Femtosecond PKP
Anterior lamellar keratoplasty (ALTK)
Superficial anterior lamellar keratoplasty (SALK)
Therapeutic keratoplasty (TKP)
Combined cataract and corneal surgery
XtraFocus pinhole lens

[4] Keratoconus Treatments
Corneal collagen cross linking
Intrastromal corneal ring segments (Intacs, Intacs SK, Ferrara rings, Kerarings)
Corneal graft​

[5] Corneal Surface Treatments
Amniotic membrane grafts
Pterygium surgery and conjunctival autograft
Recurrent pterygium surgery
Repair of acute corneal laceration
Alcohol epithelial delamination for recurrent erosion syndrome
PTK for recurrent erosion syndrome
EDTA chelation of band keratopathy
Superficial keratectomy
Ocular surface reconstruction
Limbal stem cell transplantation - allografts, autografts and living related donor grafts
Treatment of chemical injuries
Treatment of non-healing corneal defects
Fine needle diathermy and anti-VEGF (Avastin/Lucentis) injection for treatment of corneal vascularisation
Ocular surface tumours
Herpetic eye disease
Infective eye disease
Dry eye disease
Meibomian gland dysfunction
Evaporative dry eye
Aqueous deficiency dry eye
Corneal tattooing

[6] Glaucoma Procedures
Ab interno trabeculotomy
Glaucoma drainage device (Ahmed valve)
Minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS)
iStent implant
Xen gel stent 
Argon laser iridoplasty
Argon laser trabeculoplasty
Selective laser trabeculoplasty
YAG laser peripheral iridotomy
Combined cataract and glaucoma surgery
[7] Other Procedures
Minor eyelid surgery
Intraocular injections for central retinal vein occlusion
Intraocular injections for branch retinal vein occlusion
Laser for diabetic eye disease
Intraocular injections for diabetic macular oedema
Laser for retinal tears
Professional qualifications
PgDip - Postgraduate Diploma (Cataract and Refractive Surgery), University of Ulster, UK
CCT - Certificate of Completion of Training, General Medical Council, UK
FRCOphth - Fellowship of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, RCOphth, UK
MRCOphth - Membership of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, RCOPhth, UK
PgA - Postgraduate Award (Good Medical Practice), University of Staffordshire, UK
MBChB - Medicine (Honours), University of Liverpool, UK
MRPharmS - Membership of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society, RPSGB, UK
BPharm - Pharmacy, University of Bath, UK
Current Memberships
ASCRS - American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
BSRS - British Society for Refractive Surgery
BMA - British Medical Association
ESCRS - European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons
EuCornea - European Society of Ocular and Surface Disease Specialists
GMC - General Medical Council
MCLOSA - Medical Contact Lens and Ocular Surface Association
MPS - Medical Protection Society
RCOphth - Royal College of Ophthalmologists
UKISCRS - UK & Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
Year Qualified
Contact Details
Telephone: 01202 720275
Consultant Email:

Mr Mohammed Rashid