Retina Surgeon

Mahi Muqit – Ophthalmologist London

Mahi Muqit - Cataract and Vitreoretinal Surgeon

Mr Mahi Muqit PhD FRCOphth is an expert eye doctor and eye surgeon, retina specialist, and leading retinal surgeon in London. Mahi Muqit works as a Consultant Ophthalmologist, Cataract and Vitreoretinal Surgeon at the world famous Moorfields Eye Hospital and at 119 Harley Street in London, with subspecialist expertise in surgical retina, medical retina, and complex cataract surgery. Mahi Muqit welcomes patients from London and the surrounding areas, across the whole of UK, and international patients. Emergency eye surgery is provided for all patients with eye injuries and retinal detachment.

Mahi Muqit has trained and taught at some of the finest and most respected academic institutions in the world of ophthalmology. In the operating room, he uses laser cataract surgery technology, advanced retinal and vitrectomy surgery, and the latest lasers to perform eye treatments for his patients. He has expertise in all areas of vitreous surgery, macula surgery and retinal surgery. This includes surgery for floaters, macular hole, epiretinal membrane, vitreomacular traction, diabetic detached retina, scleral buckling surgery, and emergency retinal detachment. He is highly regarded as both a Vitreoretinal Surgeon and Medical Retina Specialist. His outcomes in these areas compare well with the best external benchmarks. Mahi Muqit is also an Honorary Clinical Lecturer at the Institute of Ophthalmology in London.

He has been awarded the European Society of Ophthalmology Young Ophthalmologists Prize, and has 50 publications in eye journals. Mahi Muqit is a member of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, British and Eire Association of Vitreoretinal Surgeons, UK and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, and the Working Group for Diabetic Retinopathy with the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB). He works as a volunteer Consultant for Helen Keller International (HKI), and is currently involved with two innovative international projects based in Bangladesh.

Mr Mahi Muqit is a Specialist Adviser to the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) for the Interventional Procedures Programme, and is a Member of the Diabetic Eye Care Committee for the International Council of Ophthalmology.

Mahi Muqit has performed thousands of eye surgeries and private patients can be reassured that their surgery will be personally performed by leading Consultant Surgeon Mr Mahi Muqit himself at Moorfields Eye Hospital and in Harley Street. Mahi Muqit has a highly specialised team of nurses and Consultant Anaesthetists who ensure the patient journey on the day of surgery is comfortable and stress-free.

To book an appointment call +44 7717 203564 or email

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