Mr Mo Majid

Consultant Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon


MBChB, FRCOphth, PhD

Year of first medical qualification: MBChB Bristol 1993

Professional profile

Mr Mo Majid is a Senior Consultant Eye Surgeon from Bristol Eye Hospital. He sees his private patients at St Joseph's Hospital.

His patients fondly call him 'Mr Magic' and with good reason. He is an expert in Cataract Surgery and uses all of the latest lenses including Premium Multifocal and Toric Lenses as well as the more Standard monofocal lenses that are used in the NHS.

His complication rate is amongst the best in the country at 0% on the National Eye Surgeons Audit database

He is a renowned expert in cataract surgery and also advanced vision correction surgery. He has extensive experience with all of the latest lenses including Premium Multifocal and Toric Lenses as well as the more traditional monofocal lenses. He also offers Implantable Contact Lens Surgery for patients of all ages looking to remove the need for glasses and contact lenses. 

Mr Majid has advanced skills in managing problems related to cataract surgery and is the 'Go-to-Person' for second opinions and repairing complications. 

As well as his skills in Cataract and Vision Correction, Mr Majid is a Renowned Expert in Retinal Detachment and Macular Surgery, Medical Retina, Uveitis and Eyelid Surgery, having passed Advanced Senior Fellowships in all of these disciplines. Extremely few Consultants have such Broad and Extensive Training. 

Mr Majid has regularly referred patients from all over the South West of England and Wales for his expertise in managing complex surgical problems and also sees patients from overseas by special request. He has operated on other eye surgeons and their families, which is a testament to his Skill and Composure as a Surgeon.

Because of his extensive training background, Mr Majid has been in a position to personally supervise the training of over 50 Senior Trainee Surgeons from Countries as far and wide as USA, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Germany, Spain, South America, Italy, Switzerland, Greece, Cyprus, Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Syria, Pakistan, India and more. He has trained them in the disciplines of Advanced Cataract Surgery, Medical and Surgical Retina, Ocular Inflammatory diseases and Oculoplastic/ Orbital Surgery. It gives him a great sense of pride and satisfaction that they now practice as Consultant Eye Surgeons all over the world!

Throughout his career, he has been involved in many pioneering clinical research trials, leading to new innovations and has published many papers in internationally recognized Medical Journals. He was also awarded a PhD from the University of Bristol for his research on macular degeneration.

Mr Majid consults privately throughout the week, where you can see him personally and have surgery with him and with no long waiting lists.

  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons UK and Ireland
  • European Society of Retinal Surgeons

Consultant Ophthalmologist, Bristol Eye Hospital.

Cataract Expert- Phacoemulsification Cataract surgery including Premium Intraocular Lenses, Multifocal lenses, Toric lenses and Dual Lenses.
Lens replacement surgery - correct reading/ intermediate and near vision

Laser eye surgery

Vitreoretinal surgery: treatment of floaters; retinal detachment; macular hole; epiretinal membrane; ultrafine vitrectomy

Medical retina (macular degeneration; retinal bleeding, diabetic retinopathy treatments etc.) injections (lucentis, eylea, avastin ozurdex, Iluvien), macular lenses and latest treatments

Uveitis, eye inflammation and sore eyes

Eyelid surgery

Blepharitis, dry eyes 

General ophthalmology

Mr Majid has a PhD in Macular Degeneration and published over 35 peer-reviewed publications.

He has participated in over 20 international clinical research trials that have led to the introduction of new treatments in the field of cataract surgery and medical and surgical retina.

  • Wellcome Research Fellowship.
  • Wellcome PhD Fellowship.
  • Clinical Excellence awards.

Please refer to the following database for details on outcome data. This is a national independent Royal College backed report.   

Mr Majid's complication rate is amongst the best in the country at 0% on the National Eye Surgeons Audit database

Mr Majid has published over 35 Peer reviewed papers and multiple posters on cataract and diseases of the retina. He continues to publish new and interesting research on cataract and retinal diseases.

SR: “Mr Majid restored my vision and my life- his work truly is Magic!”

JM: “Multifocal Lenses have been absolutely brilliant- I can’t thank Mr Majid enough”

YW: “Mr Majid’s work is truly superb. I have recommended him to all of my friends. There is nobody else I would go to”

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