Mr Sher Aslam

BM DPhil, FRCOphth


  • Specialities Ophthalmology
  • Telephone 07568 512719
  • Year of first qualification 1999
  • Email
  • Languages spoken

    English and Urdu

  • GMC Number 4629342

Profile

Sher Aslam is a Consultant Ophthalmic and Vitreoretinal Surgeon at the Manor Hospital, Oxford. In addition, he is a Consultant Ophthalmic and Vitreoretinal Surgeon at the Oxford Eye Hospital and an Honorary Consultant Ophthalmic and Vitreoretinal Surgeon at Northampton General Hospital. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists.

Mr Aslam graduated from the University of Southampton in 1999 before completing Officer Training at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. He recently retired from the British Army at the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. His ophthalmic training was conducted in London where he undertook two years of fellowship training in vitreoretinal surgery at Moorfields Eye Hospital. In 2014, he completed a DPhil at the University of Oxford.

Mr Aslam provides services for cataract surgery, retinal disorders including those requiring surgery and in general ophthalmic conditions.



Clinics

  • Monday pm
  • Wednesday pm
  • Friday pm

Locations

Current posts

  • Consultant Ophthalmic and Vitreoretinal Surgeon at John Radcliffe Hospital

Interests

  • Cataract surgery
  • Vitreoretinal surgery
  • Retinal imaging and lasers

Member of

  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • British and Eire Vitreoretinal Society
  • American Academy of Ophthalmologists
  • The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

Research

Mr Aslam is an Honorary Clinical Research Fellow at the University of Oxford. Having completed a DPhil thesis on the treatment of retinal laser injuries, he is currently investigating methods to preserve vision lost due to retinal disease. In the main, this includes methods to preserve or transplant retinal photoreceptors.


Declaration

Mr Sher Aslam works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Westfield Health WPA

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

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

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