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Queen Victoria Hospital and Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells Trust
Mr Mohamed Elalfy is a double-qualified consultant ophthalmologist practicing in London, Kent, Surrey and Sussex, who specialises in cataracts, cataract surgery and premium intraocular lense surgery, refractive laser eye surgery, ocular surface diseases, corneal diseases and grafts and dry eye. He has more than 17 years’ experience in ophthalmology during which he has performed thousands of sight-saving surgeries.
Mr Elalfy is a fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in London, the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Glasgow, the European Board of Ophthalmology, and the International Council of Ophthalmology. He is a member of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and The European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons and EUCornea.
Mr Elalfy travels abroad as an invited guest to share his expertise through teaching and live surgeries. He is the Fellowship Programme Director in the world renowned Corneoplastic Unit, Queen Victoria Hospital where he trains several fellows annually. Mr Elalfy is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon in the Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust as well.
He is also an ophthalmology examiner in two Royal Colleges and supervises undergraduate doctors at The University of Brighton Independent Research Projects Programme in The Undergraduate Medical School, where he supervises the projects of medical students. Mr Elalfy supervises Masters and Doctoral degree students in ophthalmology.
Mr Elalfy holds the title of Associate Professor of Ophthalmology in The Research Institute of Ophthalmology, Egypt.
He holds multiple vocational diplomas from multiple awarding bodies. Having obtained two academic qualifications through his career of more than 17 years in ophthalmology and with more than 50 peer-reviewed publications, Mr Elalfy puts evidence-based ophthalmology at the heart of his practice.
Prizes and Awards
- Nottingham Eye Symposium best clinical research award, 2019
- ESOPRS best research presentation for research on Corneal Neurotization, 2017
- Foulds trophy 2017, RCOphth Annual Congress
- Nominee in QVH Staff Awards 2017
- Nominee in NUHonours Awards 2014 (Twice)
- EVER fellowship in Nottingham University Hospitals, 2014
- Prof. Vernon Research Prize for the best clinical research presentation, 18th Nottingham Eye Symposium, UK, 2014
- ICO fellowship in Nottingham University Hospitals, 2012
- Best Fellow of the year in The Research Institute of Ophthalmology, 2011
- Fellow of The European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons
More information about Mr Elalfy can be found at mohamed.elalfy.co.uk.
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