Professor Riaz Asaria

Professor Riaz Asaria

BM, MD, FRCOphth


30 years of experience


  • Cataract
  • Emergency Ophthalmology
  • Glaucoma
  • Retina
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Norwegian Nynorsk
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3331372
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    Practices worked at

    The Wellington Hospital

    St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
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    Mr Riaz Asaria is a Consultant Ophthalmologist at the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust and he also sees patients privately, including at The Wellington Hospital.

    Mr Asaria qualified from Southampton University in 1989 and then undertook specialist ophthalmology training in 1992, with a specialism in retinal disease. In 1997, he was awarded the June Sutor Research Fellowship at Moorfields Eye Hospital, followed by a Medical Retina Fellowship, also at Moorfields. He then attained further Fellowships in both surgical retina and then medical retina at Bristol Eye Hospital. His research has also involved working with the wound healing team at the Institute of Ophthalmology and Moorfields.

    Mr Asaria also has an interest in education and he teaches at the Royal Free.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Cataract Surgery
    • Macular Degeneration Treatment
    • Medical and Surgical Retina
    • General ophthalmology
    • Eye Trauma


    • Cataract Surgery
    • Complex Cataract Surgery
    • Epiretinal Membrane
    • Humphreys Visual Field
    • IPL (Intense Pulse Light)
    • Intravitreal Injection
    • Iridotomy
    • Meibography
    • Multifocal Intraocular Lens
    • New Eye Exam
    • Ocular Coherence Tomography (OCT)
    • Retinal Imaging
    • Retinal Laser Surgery
    • Routine Eye Exam
    • Urgent Eye Care
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    Special interests

    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
    • Blepharitis
    • Blephex
    • Cataracts
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Dry Eyes
    • Eye Infection
    • Eye Problem
    • Eye Problems
    • Glaucoma
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Haemorrhage
    • Macular Hole
    • Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD)
    • Retinal Detachment
    • Vitreous Haemorrhage
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    • Bachelor of Medicine - Southampton University - 1989
    • FRCOphth - Royal College of Ophthalmologists - 1995
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