Por qué es un doctor de primer nivel/Professional statement/Perché è un dottore di prim’ordine

Mr Sidath Liyanage is a highly respected and experienced ophthalmologist in Bristol, who specialises in vitreoretinal surgery, refractive lens exchange, implantable contact lenses, cataract surgery, medical retina and laser vision correction. He is a consultant at Vision Care Clinic, a centre dedicated to ophthalmologic excellence and Bristol Eye Hospital.

He qualified from University College London Medical School with a bachelor of medicine, bachelor of surgery degree, having received awards in his final year for surgery. histopathology, cardiology and chest medicine. He later went on to achieve fellowship of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, before achieving his PhD from University College London Institute of Ophthalmology.

He gained entry onto the General Medical Council's specialist register for ophthalmology in 2017 and achieved the prestigious Certificate in Laser and Refractive Surgery from the Royal College of Ophthalmologists a year later. 

Mr Liyanage provides personalised but highly professional care, based around understanding the needs of the patient, as well as their anxieties and worries. Before deciding a course of treatment he always collaborates with patients, weighing up the positives and negatives of any potential procedure and providing an open space where questions are welcome and encouraged. 

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What are cataracts? Cataracts is a total or partial clouding of the eye lens, whose function is to convert the light rays received into images ...

Epiretinal membrane

What is an epiretinal membrane? An epiretinal membrane is a translucent cellular membrane that develops over the ...

Lens replacement (intraocular lenses)

What are intraocular lenses?     Intraocular lenses (IOLs) are lenses used to replace damaged lenses. Th...

Macular hole

What is a macular hole? A macular hole is a traction tear in the macula, which is the centre of the ...

Refractive lens exchange

What is refractive lens exchange? Refractive lens exchange (RLE), also known as ...


What is a vitrectomy? A vitrectomy is a type of eye operation, in which the vitreous humour, a jel...

Enfermedades, Pruebas y Tratamientos

  • Cataract surgery
  • Cataracts
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Emergency eye care
  • Epiretinal membrane
  • Eye flashes
  • Eye floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma drainage devices
  • Intravitreal injection
  • Laser eye surgery
  • Lens replacement (intraocular lenses)
  • Macular degeneration (AMD)
  • Macular hole
  • Macular oedema
  • Microneedling
  • Myopia
  • OCT (optical coherence tomography)
  • Ocular hypertension
  • Paediatric ophthalmology
  • PRK (photorefractive keratectomy)
  • Refractive lens exchange
  • Refractive surgery
  • Retina
  • Retinal detachment
  • Retinal detachment surgery
  • Retinal tear
  • Retinal vein occlusion
  • Retinopathy
  • Selective laser trabeculoplasty (SLT)
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitreomacular traction
  • YAG laser capsulotomy

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  • Vision Care Clinic
    The Chesterfield Nuffield Health Bristol Hospital, 3 Clifton Hill BS8 1BN - Bristol
    (+44) 01174579775

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