- Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
Mr Sameer Trikha is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon with a specialist interest in Glaucoma at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, and Arnott/Optegra Eye Hospital – Central London. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Southampton with distinction, and finished his Ophthalmology residency in the Wessex region before completing a Clinical Research Fellowship in Glaucoma at the prestigious Singapore Eye Research Institute and Clinical Fellowship at Moorfields Eye Hospital.
In addition, he has recently completed an MBA in Healthcare Management from Imperial College, London. Mr Trikha is a national prize-winner, and has been published widely in Ophthalmology, with over 20 peer reviewed publications and two books to his name. He is actively involved in surgical education, and co-authored both cataract and glaucoma surgery modules for the ‘Touch Surgery’ mobile application, which has been downloaded over 30000 times across 162 countries worldwide.
He is passionate about improving the quality and accessibility of care for patients through the use of digital technology, and is currently the Chief Medical Officer at Visulytix – an Artificial Intelligence company developing ground breaking solutions for the early detection of conditions such as Diabetic Retinopathy, Age related Macular Degeneration and Glaucoma.