Mr Mayank Nanavaty



GMC number: 6067458

Practicing since: 1999



Consultation times

  • Monday from 14:00 by arrangement
  • Tuesday - Friday from 18:00 by arrangement
  • Saturday from 10:30 by arrangement
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Mr Nanavaty is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Sussex Eye Hospital, Brighton. After completing his general medical training in 1999, he completed his postgraduate training in general ophthalmology in 2002. This was followed by 3 years of dedicated cataract and anterior segment surgery fellowship in India until 2005. Following this, he completed 2 years of cataract and Intraocular lens Clinical Research Fellowship at St Thomas’ Hospital, London.

He gained extensive experience in management of corneal, external eye disease and refractive surgery during his 2 year clinical and surgical fellowship at Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead. He worked as a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon in anterior segment services at East Surrey hospital, Surrey and Sussex NHS Trust, Redhill for 15 months before moving to Sussex Eye Hospital, Brighton.

Mr Nanavaty specialises in:

Other interests

  • Cataract surgery
  • Multifocal intraocular lens surgery
  • Modern lamellar corneal transplantation
  • Ocular surface reconstruction
  • Keratoconus management including intracorneal ring implantation and corneal crossllinking
  • External eye disease
  • Therapeutic laser procedures
  • Glaucoma
  • General Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmic emergencies

Personal interests

  • Exploring new places
  • Walking
  • Meeting new people and making new friends
  • Reading ophthalmology literature
  • Playing with his 9 year old son and 6 year old daughter

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Mayank Nanavaty at Nuffield Health

  • Vitrectomy
  • Eyelid cyst removal
  • Visual Fields
  • Cataract Surgery

Locations Mr Mayank Nanavaty works with

Related experience


Mr Nanavaty’s areas of research interest include, astigmatism, wavefront aberrations, ectatic corneal disorders, endothelial disease, lamellar corneal transplant surgeries, quality of vision after surgical interventions, cataract surgical techniques, intraocular lenses and posterior capsule opacification.

He has over 30 publications including randomised controlled trials, Cochrane review, case-control studies, cohort studies and retrospective studies in high impact peer-review ophthalmic literature. He has lectured nationally and internationally on several topic of his special interest. He is an invited faculty and panellist at SAARC Ophthalmic Congress (Asia), several local and international meetings. He is serving as an accredited reviewer of several high impact peer-reviewed journals including Ophthalmology, Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Eye, Journal of Refractive Surgery, Ophthalmologica, Indian Journal of Ophthlamolog, Journal of Refractive Surgery, American Journal of Ophthalmology and the British Medical Journal


  • Fellow Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • European Society of Cataract &amp
  • Refractive Surgery
  • American Society of Cataract &amp
  • Refractive Surgery
  • International Society of Refractive Surgery
  • United Kingdom
  • Ireland Society of Cataract &amp
  • Refractive Surgery
  • All India Ophthalmological Society
  • British Medical Association

Other post held

  • Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Sussex Eye Hospital
  • Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Brighton
  • Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust

Insurers Mr Mayank Nanavaty works with

Mr Mayank Nanavaty works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • AXA PPP International
  • Childsure
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Tesco Bank
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA


Mr Mayank Nanavaty does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Mayank Nanavaty has the following interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital:

Mr Nanavaty owns 100% of a Wavelight EX500 Excimer laser which is located at Nuffield Health Brighton Hospital. Mr Nanavaty owns 33.3% share of an Optovue Avanti OCT machine (Haag-Streit) which is located at Nuffield Health Haywards Heath Hospital.

Mr Mayank Nanavaty does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.