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Ophthalmic day surgery


The Ophthalmic Day Surgery team are a group of of highly trained and dedicated specialist nurses whom provide the pre-operative assessments and post-operative care.

The day surgery services are provided at the Arthur Levin Day Surgery Centre in King’s Lynn, North Cambridgeshire Hospital in Wisbech and St George’s Medical Centre in Littleport.


A surgical procedureThe services include:

  • Fast tract cataract surgery
  • Oculo-plastic surgery
  • Vitreo-retinal surgery
  • Glaucoma surgery
  • Minor lid operations
  • Intra-vitreal therapy - Lucentis injections for wet macular degeneration
  • Triamcinolone for macular oedema
  • Osurdex for retinal vein occlusion


Information available to patients in our day surgery centres:

  • Cataract
  • Trabeculectomy
  • Ptosis
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Removal of lesion
  • Removal of lesion with skin grafting
  • Entropion correction
  • Ectropion correction
  • Minor eye op information
  • Conreal graft
  • IVT Lucentis/ Triamcinolone information sheet

A range of RNIB and NNAB information booklets are also available.

Our day surgery team

The team providing this service are:

  • Mr RJ Pushpanathan - Cataract surgery and Intra-Vitreal Therapy
  • Mr M Saeed - Vitreo-Retinal and cataract surgery
  • Mr S Nagendran - Glaucoma, cataract and strabismus surgery
  • Mr B Baskar - Oculplastic and cataract surgery
  • Mr M Kouroupis - Cataract and Vitreo Retinal surgery
  • Mr RJ Bala - Oculoplastic and Intra-Vitreal therapy
  • Mr M Gunda - Cataract, Vitreo Retinal surgery and Intra-Vitreal therapy
  • Anne Cole - Lead Specialist Nurse
  • Shelagh King - Specialist Nurse
  • Sue Tabor - Specialist Nurse
  • Karen Ratcliffe - Specialist Nurse
  • Debbie Campbell - Specialist Nurse
  • Jo Hardy - Specialist Nurse
  • Iona Green - Nursing Auxillary

Useful documents links

The documents here may be of interest to you:

Go to the Ophthalmology overview page.


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