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Mr Sumith Perera
MBBS. DCEH MRCOphth. FRCS. Cert.LRS
Consultant Ophthalmologist, Cataract and Refractive Surgeon
Mr. Sumith Perera is one of the most experienced cataract and refractive surgeons in the country having performed more than 24,000 cataract and refractive procedures. He is highly skilled in using refractive lasers and is a UK pioneer in femtosecond lasers for cataract and refractive surgery.
After qualifying from the University of Colombo he won a prestigious World Health Organisation scholarship to study Ophthalmology at the Institute of Ophthalmology London. Following completion of his training in the South Thames region and Moorfields Eye Hospital he joined the NHS in 1996. Currently he is a substantive consultant ophthalmic surgeon with special interest in cataract surgery and emergency eye care at the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust Reading and Prince Charles Eye Unit Windsor.