Sharmina R Khan

NHS secretary: 

Susan Hampson

Consultant telephone: 

0207 566 2045

Area(s) of specialism / subspecialism: 

  • Cataract specialist

Year of first medical qualification: 


Location of initial medical training: 

University of London

Further key experience: 

  • Cataract fellowship (advanced subspecialty training) Moorfields Eye Hospital
  • Corneal fellowship (advanced subspecialty training) Moorfields Eye Hospital


Date joined Moorfields: 


Membership of professional /national/regional bodies: 

  • Member of European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS).
  • Fellow of Royal College of Ophthalmologists (FRCOphth)
  • Fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA)

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

  • Full-time, Moorfields Eye Hospital Ealing and City Road (2013)

Other professional achievements: 

  • Member of curriculum sub-committee, Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • PG Diploma in Cataract and Refractive Surgery Ulster University (2018)
  • MSc Medical Education, University College London (2017)
  • BSc (Intercal.) Immunology, University College London (1995)

Research interests: 

  • Patient reported outcome measures (PROMS) following cataract surgery
  • Optimising outcomes of Toric Intra-Ocular Lens Implants
  • Medical education in cataract surgery
  • Anti-oxidants in cataractogenesis


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

  • Cataract service audit lead - 2016 to date

Private practice details

Secretary: Helen Hughson
Telephone: +44 (0)207 1124 921
Further information: