Mr Srinivasan Subramaniam
Mr Srinivasan Subramaniam is a Consultant Ophthalmologist with a special interest in complex cataract surgery and laser eye surgery. He is trained in all facets of cataract and refractive surgery including laser treatments. He is one of a few surgeons nationally and the only surgeon in the East Midlands who routinely performs laser cataract surgery (Femtosecond laser assisted cataract surgery – femtophaco). An early adopter of innovative technologies in cataract and refractive surgery, he routinely uses various premium lenses like multifocal lenses, trifocal lenses and accommodative lenses to treat cataract and refractive surgical patients.
Mr Srinivasan Subramaniam was among the first cohort of Doctors who sat and passed the assessment of Competence in Laser refractive Surgery conducted by The Royal College of Ophthalmologists. He is now an assessor for competency in laser refractive surgery. He routinely performs lasik and lasek procedures.
He trains junior doctors in ophthalmology in particular cataract surgery. He has been for over 10 years a member of the Microsurgical Training Faculty of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists.
He has published papers in several peer review journals. In recognition of his work he has been appointed Honorary Visiting Senior Lecturer in the School of Life & Health Sciences at Aston University.
His spare time is devoted to improving vision in the developing world. He is actively involved in a charity Second Sight which performs cataract surgery in the developing countries.