San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Experienced Ophthalmic Surgeon Jaheed Khan will discuss topics related to Age Related Macular Degeneration.
Age Related Macular Degeneration, or AMD, is the commonest cause of blindness and loss of central vision in the over-65s. It is a chronic disease and can have a devastating impact on your patient's quality of life. It can affect their ability to drive, read, engage in many hobbies and carry out many of the normal activities of day-to-day life. In this lecture, Mr Jaheed Khan will share his cutting-edge knowledge of the most current and latest treatments for AMD.
About Mr Jaheed Khan, BSc (Hons), MBBS, MD, FRCOphth - Ophthalmologist, Medical Retina & Cataract Surgeon.
He graduated from the Royal Free Hospital and University College London Medical School where he received a first class distinction for his Bachelor of Science degree in Neurosciences in 1993 and Bachelor of Surgery and Medicine degrees in 1997.
He completed primary ophthalmic training at St Thomas’ Hospital and was later awarded a medical doctorate (MD) for his scientific research into new treatments for diabetic maculopathy at King’s College London.
He completed higher ophthalmic training at Moorfields Eye Hospital, the Royal Free Hospital and the Western Eye Hospital, Imperial NHS Trust. He was then selected for advanced sub-specialty fellowship training at Moorfields Eye Hospital where he developed expertise in cataract surgery and management of conditions affecting the retina which include diabetic retinopathy and age related macular degeneration.
He has presented internationally and published widely on new medical retina imaging techniques and latest retinal treatments. He has also written three medical retina chapters in the award winning textbook ‘Atlas of Clinical Ophthalmology’ cited as one of the 100 most important ophthalmic books of the 20th century. He has also contributed to the development of the latest treatments for retinal vein occlusion such as intravitreal ozurdex. He currently leads a new service at two NHS hospital sites that delivers intravitreal lucentis treatment for diabetic macular oedema.
The evening commences at 18:30 with finger food by Sally Clarke with cheeses and cold meats, fresh bread, crudites, tiny pies and sparkling drinks to welcome you. We'll begin the presentation at 19:00 with a short Q & A session afterwards followed by networking and drinks.
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We're holding the event at our clinic on Harley Street. There is metred parking on the street and a parkade nearby. We suggest you take public transport. The closest Underground stations are Baker Street, Bond Street and Regent's Park.
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Are there any credits available for this lecture?
There are 2 CPD / CET points are available for this lecture.
When & Where
Clinica London is a clean, calm, professional and quality clinic, offering expertise for most of the sub-specialities of ophthalmology, aesthetic and medical dermatology. Miss Olver, who founded the clinic in 2008, wants Clinica London to be the best private eye clinic in London, though not necessarily the biggest. Clinica London is Harley Street’s Private Skin and Eye Clinic at 140 Harley Street, London, with a vision for excellence in all that we do.