Ms Lakshika Perera


BSc (Hons), MBBS (Hons), FRCOphth

GMC number: 4626301

Practising since: 1999



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Lakshika Perera graduated from King’s College London and completed her ophthalmology training on the Northwest Rotation based at the Manchester Royal Eye Hospital. Her further sub-specialist fellowship in Medical Retina was undertaken at St Paul’s Eye Unit, Liverpool where she was involved in multi-centre research studies. Ms Perera has been a Consultant Ophthalmologist at the Shrewsbury and Telford Hospitals Trust since 2014.  

She has a wide experience in general ophthalmological conditions and performs phacoemulsification cataract surgery. Her main sub-specialty interests include age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and vascular occlusions. 

Ms Perera is particularly interested in medical education and training and is an examiner for the Fellowship exams for the Royal College of Ophthalmologists.

Special interests

  • Cataract surgery
  • Age-related macular degeneration (AMD)
  • Diabetic retinopathy

Other interests

YAG capsulotomy

Treatments and tests offered by Ms Lakshika Perera at Nuffield Health

  • Phacoemulsification
  • Eyelid cyst removal
  • Uveitis
  • Cataract Surgery

Locations Ms Lakshika Perera works with

Related experience


  • Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • Member of UK Midlands Ophthalmological Society
  • British Medical Association


Ms Lakshika Perera does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Ms Lakshika Perera does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Ms Lakshika Perera does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.