Mr Gurpreet Bhermi



Mr Bhermi undertook his core ophthalmic training at several London teaching hospitals including Moorfields Eye Hospital, The Western Eye Hospital, and St. Thomas’ and Kings College Hospitals. This specialist training was  enhanced  with three additional Fellowships – a combined Laboratory Science and Clinical Research Fellowship investigating techniques to prevent complications of cataract surgery (St. Thomas’ Hospital), and Clinical Fellowships at Moorfields (Cataract Surgery) and The Western Eye Hospital (Glaucoma).

Cataract surgery - routine and premium lenses.
Glaucoma management - including Laser Surgery & modern Glaucoma- Filtration surgery.
All aspects of General Ophthalmology.


  • Weekly Monday AM (Brighton)
  • Weekly Saturday AM (Brighton)


Current posts

  • Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Southend Hospital and Basildon and Thurrock Hospitals.


This includes:

  • Small incision cataract surgery
  • Cataract surgery with advanced lens implants
  • Corneal surgery
  • Glaucoma

Other interests

All aspects of General Ophthalmology.
Refractive Microincisional Cataract  Surgery.
Glaucoma management including Laser Treatment and modern Glaucoma surgery.

Member of

  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons UK
  • Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • European Glaucoma Society
  • International Glaucoma Association
  • American Academy of Ophthalmologists
  • British Medical Association


Laboratory and Clinical Science research into preventing complications of cataract surgery.
Optic nerve imaging in Glaucoma.