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We are OPEN 6 days a week at 134 Harley Street, Monday to Saturday.
Phone and video consultations are also available, and can be covered by your private medical insurers or self pay. We now also offer COVID-19 home testing kits.

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Mr Ken Nischal

Consultant Paediatric Ophthalmologist

020 7580 1354


Mr Nischal graduated in Medicine from King’s College Hospital Medical School in 1988. He is currently Head of the Clinical and Academic Department of Ophthalmology and fellowship director, at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London. He is Honorary Senior Lecturer at the UCL Institute of Child Health and Honorary Consultant at Moorfields Eye Hospital.

He completed a one year Fellowship at The Hospital for Sick Children , Toronto in 1998 after completing his training at the Oxford Eye Hospital. His research interests lie in paediatric anterior segment diseases ( including cataract, glaucoma and cornea) and the visual loss in craniosynostoses. In addition to peer reviewed articles he has co-authored three textbook and written over 10 chapters for various textbooks including Duane’s Ophthalmology. He is section editor for the British Journal of Ophthalmology and International Editorial member for the American Orthoptic Journal.

He sits on the medical advisory boards for the Pediatric Glaucoma and Cataract Foundation of America and the CdLS International society and is on the UK Ocular Transplant and Tissues advisory board and standards group. His clinical practice encompasses paediatric and adult strabismus, paediatric and adult cataracts and paediatric anterior segment diseases including cataract, glaucoma and cornea.

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