Mr Niral Karia


BSc, MB BS, FRCOphth

GMC number: 3584242

Practicing since: 1992



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  • Weekly Friday 16:00-19:00
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Having undergone comprehensive training in Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic surgery Mr Karia is able to manage all aspects of eye disorders including advanced cataract and lens replacement surgery using the latest technology available. He provides comprehensive glaucoma care, correction of in-turning or out-turning eyelids and droopy eyelids, surgery for retinal and macular problems including the management of macular degeneration, retinal vascular occlusion and diabetic eye problems.

Other interests

Mr Karia sees children. His professional interests include the use of new agents in treating retinal and macular vascular disorders.

Personal interests

Squash, tai chi, drums.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Niral Karia at Nuffield Health

  • Phacoemulsification
  • Eye lift
  • Fluorescein angiography
  • Uveitis
  • Drooping eyelids (Ptosis correction)
  • Cataract Surgery

Locations Mr Niral Karia works with

Related experience


Comprehensive list of publications is available on PubMed.


  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • American Academy of Ophthalmologists
  • British Association of Retinal Surgeons
  • European Retinal Specialists

Other posts held

  • Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Southend and Basildon University Trust Hospitals

Insurers Mr Niral Karia works with

Mr Niral Karia works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • 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 Niral Karia does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Niral Karia does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

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