Rahila Zakir is Consultant Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon at The Western Eye Hospital, part of the Imperial College NHS group of hospitals in Marylebone, London and offers private consultations in Harley St and at Imperial Private Healthcare. She sees a range of eye problems, with subspecialty expertise in retinal conditions, especially those that need surgery. Rahila is actively involved in research, education and training, and holds an Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer post with the Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London. She trains doctors at all levels, including experienced doctors who are training to become Vitreoretinal specialists themselves.

Rahila sees a range of eye condition, including cataracts, and offers small incision cataract surgery with the option of premium multifocal intraocular lens implants to reduce your need for glasses or contact lenses. As well as routine cataract surgery, Rahila manages complex cataracts, and complications of cataract surgery.

Rahila performs surgery for retinal conditions such as retinal detachment, macular hole, epiretinal membrane, retinal tears and detachments diabetic eye disease, vitreous haemorrhage, vitreomacular traction and eye floaters. She offers second opinions on retinal surgery management options. She also manages common retinal conditions such as diabetic retinopathy and maculopathy, macular oedema, macular degeneration and retinal vein occlusions.

With her clinical experience at a busy London Eye Accident and Emergency Unit she also manages acute and urgent presentations of a range of eye conditions.

This website is to help you find out more about her practice, both NHS and private, and to give you some information on common and not so common eye conditions.

To make an appointment, email pa@rahilazakir.com, or call her Practice Manager, Joy, on 07812 158823.