Are cataract operations being done now?

In many parts of the country, planned and routine operations were put on hold as NHS hospitals prepared for, or coped with, admissions due to coronavirus. Many hospitals stopped everything except emergency surgery. Many private hospitals also stopped offering...
Welcome to Mr Edmund Schulenburg’s patients

Welcome to Mr Edmund Schulenburg’s patients

Welcome to Mr Edmund Schulenburg’s patients 3 I am delighted to continue the care of all patients who have been looked after by Mr Edmund Schulenburg, who has now retired. I realise that changing doctors can be a time of uncertainty and I will do my best to make...
EURETINA Meeting

EURETINA Meeting

EURETINA Meeting ExCel, London 3 Rahila Zakir and a team of junior doctors presented a poster of their early results with real world use of Jetrea (Ocriplasmin) for macular holes and vitreomacular traction at EURETINA, the European Society of Retina Specialists...
ISOPT Meeting

ISOPT Meeting

ISOPT Meeting Reykjavik, Iceland 3 Rahila presents the ‘The INJECT study: a non-interventional, multi-centre, worldwide study in patients treated with JETREA’ at ISOPT, The International Symposium on Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics Clinical Meeting,...
Imperial College Ophthalmology Research Group Trials

Imperial College Ophthalmology Research Group Trials

Imperial College Ophthalmology Research Group Trials 3 Rahila Zakir is Principal Investigator for the INJECT trial at Imperial College London and we start recruiting patients for an observational trial of Jetrea (Ocriplasmin) in vitreomacular traction and macular...
Setting up a JETREA® Injection Service

Setting up a JETREA® Injection Service

Setting up a JETREA® Injection Service 3 Rahila shared her experience of setting up a Jetrea (Ocriplasmin) injection service for vitreomacular traction and macular holes at the Mecical EducTion Event, JETREA® (ocriplasmin) Intravitreal injection: Practical use in...
BEAVRS Annual Meeting, Bristol

BEAVRS Annual Meeting, Bristol

(BEAVRS) Annual Meeting, Bristol British and Eire Association of Vitreoretinal Surgeons 3 Rahila supervised a foundation year doctor with an interest in ophthalmology and a team of ophthalmology trainees to present their study of Open Globe Injuries in West...
Lecture on Vitreoretinal Conditions

Lecture on Vitreoretinal Conditions

Lecture on Vitreoretinal Conditions 3 Rahila Zakir gave a lecture giving an update of vitreoretinal conditions at the Staff and Associate Specialists Study Day, with some excellent feedback:- 75 delegates provided feedback with 44 rating your talk as ‘excellent’,...
July News

July News

July News 3 Rahila Zakir submitted a new drugs application for Jetrea for the treatment of macular holes and vitreomacular traction, and this is now available for use in the NHS for North West London patients. Back to...