Mr Mohamed Elalfy is a double-qualified consultant ophthalmologist in East Grinstead and Tunbridge Wells, who specialises in cataracts, laser eye surgery, refractive surgery, ocular surface, corneal grafts, and dry eye. He has more than 16 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 an active member of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and The European Cornea Society and Refractive Surgery.
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 Corneoplastic Unit, Queen Victoria Hospital where he trains four fellows annually.
He is also an ophthalmology examiner in two Royal Colleges and 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.
He holds multiple vocational diplomas from multiple awarding bodies. Having obtained two academic qualifications through his career of more than 16 years in ophthalmology and with more than 30 peer-reviewed publications, Mr Elalfy puts evidence-based ophthalmology in the heart of his practice.