Sobha Sivaprasad

NHS secretary: 

Indira Sujeebun

Consultant telephone: 

020 7566 2039

Area(s) of specialism / subspecialism: 

Medical retina

Year of first medical qualification: 

1986

Location of initial medical training: 

Kerala University, India

Further key experience: 

Fellowship in medical retina, Moorfields Eye Hospital (2005 to 2007)
DM Cranfield University (2005)

Date joined Moorfields: 

2012

Membership of professional /national/regional bodies: 

Macula Society
Association of Research in Vision and Ophthalmologoy
Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
Royal College of Ophthalmologists

Current NHS/university posts, whether full/part time, and starting year: 

Consultant ophthalmic surgeon

Other professional achievements: 

Responsible for a clinical trial research programme to evaluate new therapies for age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy

Research interests: 

New therapies for age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and venous occlusive disease

Languages spoken: 

English