Blog Archives

Mr Arijit Mitra

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Consultant Ophthalmogist

Mr Ajai Tyagi

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Divisional Director Surgery-B and Consultant Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon


Mr Ashutosh Sharma

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012


Professor Robert Scott

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Prof Robert Scott qualified from St Thomas’ Hospital in London and specialised in Ophthalmology at Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham and Moorfields Eye Hospital, London. He attained dual Fellowship of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists and Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 1993.  He is a consultant Ophthalmologist at the Royal Centre for Defence Medicine, Birmingham and has helped treat the soldiers with eye injuries brought back to the UK from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

His work with artificial vision for the war-blinded was featured on the acclaimed BBC documentary ‘Frontline Medicine’. He was awarded a Doctorate in Medicine by the University of Nottingham and was elected as President of the Midland Ophthalmological Society in 1998. He has widely published in the scientific press. He was appointed as the Defence Medical Services and Royal College of Ophthalmologists Professor of Ophthalmology in 2012 and now combines work as a Vitreoretinal Surgeon at BMEC and as Ophthalmology lead for the National Institute of Health Research Centre for Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology.


DMS & RCOphth Professor of Ophthalmology

Mr Kim Lett

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Mr Kim Son Lett qualified from St. George’s Hospital Medical School, London and undertook most of his postgraduate specialist training in Leicester. He is a General Ophthalmologist with subspecialty fellowship training in Vitreo-Retinal Surgery. His main areas of interest include retinal detachment repair, macular surgery, complicated cataract surgery, trauma repair, macular degeneration and management of advanced diabetic eye disease.

He is the Service Director for BMEC Eye Emergency Department and also has particular interests in service efficiency improvement and the training of junior medical staff up to consultant level.

Mr. Kim Son Lett