Name and PositionMiss Aseema Misra MBBS FRCOphth
Contact DetailsMain Telephone Number:01603 288311
Department page: Opthalmology
Specialties: Medical retina (age related macular degeneration, diabetic retinipathy)
Special clinical interests :Diabetic eye disease, Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Research interests :Diabetic eye diseases and Diabetic retinopathy screening
Current membership(s) of professional National and Regional bodies: Royal College of Ophthalmologists
Secretary: Dianne Woodley
GMC number: 4736882
Degrees & Universities: MBBS UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON, FRCOphth ROYAL COLLEGE OF OPHTHALMOLOGISTS, LONDON
Professional Expertise: Miss Misra is currently Clinical Lead of the Age-Related Macula Degeneration (ARMD) service at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital. She continuously aims to improve the service to ensure patients always receive the highest quality of care. The service provides comprehensive care from diagnosis through to all treatment options for patients with wet and dry ARMD. Miss Misra’s other areas of interest include cataract surgery, diabetic eye disease and retinal vascular (artery and vein) occlusions.
Miss Misra has extensive experience using intravitreal Lucentis and Avastin injections and retinal laser treatments. In addition, she is a lecturer at the UEA.
Personal profile: Aseema enjoys reading, Yoga, keep-fit and travelling.