Mr Felipe Dhawahir-Scala

Mr Felipe Dhawahir-Scala

LMS, FRCS Ed(Opth)


24 years of experience
13 years as a specialist

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“Very pleased man who explained every aspect of my treatment and put me at my ease. “
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  • Cataract
  • Emergency Ophthalmology
  • Retina
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Spanish
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4462550
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £285

    Follow-up appointment: £175

    Practices worked at

    HCA UK at The Wilmslow Hospital

    52 Alderley Road, Wilmslow, United Kingdom, SK9 1NY
    1376 reviews


    Mr Felipe Dhawahir-Scala is a specialist Consultant in Ophthalmology and Vitreoretinal Surgery, currently working in both Manchester and Central London. He qualified in Madrid, Spain and then undertook training as an Ophthalmologist in England. This broadened his expertise in Ophthalmology, in areas including retinal surgery (retinal detachment), floaters, simple and complex cataract surgery, age-related macular degeneration and many other retinal conditions (acute and longstanding ocular trauma). 

    Mr Dhawahir-Scala is also recognised as the director of the acute ophthalmic services at the prestigious Manchester Royal Eye Hospital. With his knowledge of Ophthalmology, he is a prolific contributor and has introduced new technologies within the UK and abroad. Apart from his role as a Consultant, he is involved in teaching and research and has published several scientific papers, along with presenting his research both nationally and internationally. 

    Mr Felipe Dhawahir-Scala is also known to be a founding member and vice-president of the British Eye Emergency Society (BEECS). He is also an examiner at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, in which he examines doctors from around the world who are seeking to achieve a high qualification in Ophthalmology. Mr Felipe Dhawahir-Scala is fluent in Arabic, English and Spanish, breaking the language barrier and providing his patients with a good understanding of their conditions.


    • Cataract Surgery
    • Complex Cataract Surgery
    • Epiretinal Membrane
    • Intravitreal Injection
    • Minor Eyelid Procedures
    • Multifocal Intraocular Lens
    • New Eye Exam
    • Ocular Coherence Tomography (OCT)
    • Retinal Imaging
    • Retinal Laser Surgery
    • Routine Eye Exam
    • Urgent Eye Care
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Cataracts
    • Macular Hole
    • Retinal Detachment
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Dry Eyes
    • Eye Infection
    • Eye Problem
    • Eye Problems
    • Floaters (Eye)
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Haemorrhage
    • Vitreous Haemorrhage
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    • LMS 1996 Universidad Complutense de Madrid
    • FRCS Ed(Opth)
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