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About iLase

Prof Mohammed Muhtaseb

Prof Mohammed Muhtaseb

i.Lase is the cornea, refractive and lens implant practice of Prof Mohammed Muhtaseb FRCOphth. Prof Muhtaseb is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon in the NHS based in South Wales, with special expertise in Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Surgery.  He holds full specialist registration with the General Medical Council.

Prof Muhtaseb graduated with Distinction from St George’s Hospital Medical School, University of London in 1995 and completed his ophthalmology training in London.  He has completed three separate sub-specialty training fellowships in each of Cornea Surgery, Refractive Surgery, and Medical Ophthalmology / Neuro-ophthalmology.

He is Visiting Professor at the University of South Wales and Distinguished Visiting Fellow at the School of Optometry and Vision Sciences, Cardiff University. He teaches post-graduate students on the MSc in Clinical Optometry at Cardiff University and is a provider of continuing education and training for optometrists outside of the MSc course.

Prof Muhtaseb maintains his enthusiasm for research and supervises trainee doctors undertaking research.  He has published the results of his clinical research widely in the peer-reviewed literature and is a reviewer for many prestigious journals.  He has presented his work to international conference audiences in Europe, Asia and the USA.  He has also been an invited speaker at international conferences, where he shares his experiences in the use of innovative technologies.

He moved to South Wales in 2006 to take up his Consultant position and has continuously strived to establish and develop new services for his patients since that time.

Procedures Available

There are a great many reasons that patients consult us for advice.  Some patients may be seeking a specific treatment but are unaware of its limitations or possible alternatives.  In this section you can search for information about specific treatments, or read about your eye condition to learn more about the options that may be open to you.

Specific advice is always tailored to your individual circumstances.   A full examination and discussion of your options will take place at your consultation.