Parham Azarbod

NHS secretary: 

020 8401 3478 / 020 8725 0362

Area(s) of specialism / subspecialism: 

Glaucoma:  Medical, Laser and Surgical treatments, including minimally-invasive glaucoma surgery, trabeculectomy and aqueous shunts

Cataracts: small-incision surgery including complex cases

Year of first medical qualification: 


Location of initial medical training: 

University College London

Further key experience: 

  • BSc (Hons) Neuroscience, UCL
  • General Surgical Training, Epsom & St Helier University Hospitals NHS trust
  • Anatomy Demonstrator, St Georges Hospital Medical School, London
  • Glaucoma Research Fellowship, Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA
  • Clinical Glaucoma fellowship- Moorfields Eye Hospital


Date joined Moorfields: 


Membership of professional /national/regional bodies: 

  • General Medical Council
  • Member, Royal College of Surgeons (England)
  • Fellow, Royal College of Ophthalmologists


Current NHS/university posts, whether full/part time, and starting year: 

Full time consultant ophthalmologist, Moorfields Eye Hospital

Other professional achievements: 

  • Glaucoma service training director, Moorfields Eye Hospital
  • Updating of Moorfields Glaucoma Service Handbook, 2015


Research interests: 

  • Glaucoma Monitoring Analysis

Languages spoken: 

  • English
  • Persian

Any other personal interests/background information that may be relevant: 

Application of new technologies in healthcare