Mr Mohamed Elalfy is a double-qualified consultant ophthalmologist practicing in London, Kent, Surrey and Sussex, who specialises in cataracts, cataract surgery, premium intraocular lense surgery, refractive laser eye surgery, ocular surface diseases, corneal diseases and grafts and dry eye. He has more than seventeen years’ experience in ophthalmology during which he has performed thousands of sight-saving surgeries.
Mr Elalfy is a fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in London, the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Glasgow, the European Board of Ophthalmology, and the International Council of Ophthalmology. He is a member of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and The European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons and EUCornea.
Mr Elalfy travels abroad as an invited guest to share his expertise through teaching and live surgeries. He is the fellowship programme director in the world renowned corneoplastic unit at Queen Victoria Hospital where he trains several fellows annually. Mr Elalfy is also a consultant ophthalmic surgeon in the Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust.
He is also an ophthalmology examiner in two royal colleges and supervises undergraduate doctors at the University of Brighton independent research projects programme in the undergraduate medical school, where he supervises the projects of medical students. Mr Elalfy supervises masters and doctoral degree students in ophthalmology.
Mr Elalfy holds the title of associate professor of ophthalmology in The Research Institute of Ophthalmology, Egypt. He holds multiple vocational diplomas from multiple awarding bodies. Having obtained two academic qualifications through his career of more than seventeen years in ophthalmology and with more than fifty peer-reviewed publications, Mr Elalfy puts evidence-based ophthalmology at the heart of his practice.