About Tahmina

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Ms Tahmina Pearsall is one of the most experienced cataract surgeons globally. She is an NHS Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Surrey & Sussex Healthcare Trust specialising in complex Glaucoma and Cataracts, but also receives private patients at locations across the south-east.

Previously she was Lead Glaucoma Consultant at Whipps Cross University Hospital – part of the prestigious Barts Health Trust. She is UK trained in centres of excellence such as Moorfields Eye Hospital, St Thomas’ and Addenbrooke’s Cambridge which enables her to provide excellent medical and surgical care across all aspects of Ophthalmology.

Her research and surgical achievements have won many prizes both nationally and internationally and most recently she has been nominated for the “Hospital Heroes” award.

Her surgical experience is vast having performed over 40,000 surgical procedures to date and she is involved in training up and coming surgeons.

She has written both review publications and book chapters and she lectures physicians in formal Ophthalmology courses, both nationally and internationally and is an examiner for the Royal College of Ophthalmologists.

Being close to Gatwick she welcomes both local and international patients.

  • Fellow of Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
  • Examiner for Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London
  • Member of the General Medical Council
  • United Kingdom Society of Glaucoma Surgeons
  • British Society for Refractive Surgery
  • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • European Society of Glaucoma Surgeons
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

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    your sight…our vision

    Our Services

    cataract surgery

    Cataract surgery can make a huge difference to your day to day life.

    glaucoma treatment

    This includes your eyedrops, laser treatment and surgery.

    general ophthalmology

    We can take care of, and help with, all aspects of your eye health.

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    Our Locations

    Ms Pearsall consults privately across the South East.

    Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust

    Access the full range of care at this hospital which has been recognised by the Care Quality Comissioners as truly “Outstanding!”

    Optimax Harley Street

    Optimax Harley Street offers advanced laser, lens and cataract treatments. Expect to receive a warm welcome, clinical excellence and high patient satisfaction.

    Optimax Brighton
    Optimax BRIGHTON

    Laser Eye treatment, Lens Replacement and Cataract Surgery with world-class technology.

    Optimax Glasgow

    Laser Eye treatment, Lens Replacement and Cataract Surgery with world-class technology.

    The london independant hospital

    Laser Eye treatment, Lens Replacement and Cataract Surgery with world-class technology.


    Tahmina practices in a selection of hospital in the south-east

    eye health

    Looking after your eyes is as important as the rest of your body and mind.

    safe hands

    35+ Years Experience. 1,000’s of Surgeries Performed.

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