Mr Tarek Hammam


MB ChB, MA, FRCS (Ed. Opht)

GMC number: 4745046

Practising since: 1989



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Mr Hammam qualified from Alexandria University Egypt in 1989 and initially trained in Egypt before moving to UK in 1998. After specialist registrar rotation at West of Scotland Deanery and advanced subspeciality training in surgical retina at Tennent Institute of Ophthalmology in Glasgow, he worked for two years as a consultant ophthalmologist at Southampton University Hospital.

Mr Hammam was appointed Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust in April 2011. He has particular expertise in retinal surgeries of doing vitrectomy under local anaesthesia as a day cases. He also specialises in cataract surgery.

Other interests

Medical and Surgical Retina

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Tarek Hammam at Nuffield Health

  • Cataract Surgery

Locations Mr Tarek Hammam works with

Related experience


  • British Medical Association
  • Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland

Other posts held

  • Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, Royal Shrewsbury Hospital

Insurers Mr Tarek Hammam works with

Mr Tarek Hammam works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • Bupa
  • WPA


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

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

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