Shahram Kashani

Mr Shahram Kashani


Consultant Eye Surgeon

Specialty Interests

  • Small incision cataract surgery
  • Premium intraocular lens implant
  • Intravitreal injections and implants
  • Retinal laser therapy
  • General ophthalmic disorders
Specialist interest in retinal disorders and uveitic syndromes including:
  • Age related macular degeneration
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Retinal vein occlusions
  • Cystoid macular oedema
  • Central serous retinopathy


BSc – St Georges University, London 1993
MBBS – St Georges University, London 1998
MRCP – Royal College of Physicians, London 2001
FRCOphth – Royal College of Ophthalmology, London 2009
MSc – Kingston University, London 2010 (Leadership and Management in Healthcare)

Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • Moorfields Alumni Association
  • European Society of Retinal Specialists
  • Sussex Association of consultants
  • Consultant Eye Surgeons Partnership (Eastbourne representative)


Mr Shahram Kashani is a consultant Eye surgeon at Eastbourne District General Hospital. He is a general ophthalmologist performing operations such as cataract surgery, retinal laser procedures as well as drug and implant injections in to the vitreous cavity for treatment of various retinal disorders.

He has a special interest in retinal disorders, in particular macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease, retinal vascular occlusions and inflammatory eye disease. He has extensive experience in managing general ophthalmic pathology, having trained at various teaching and district general hospitals in London. The latter years of his training were spent at the world renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital where he also completed subspecialty fellowship training in retinal disorders.

Mr Kashani has an active interest in ophthalmic research with over 40 peer reviewed publications and over 25 national and international presentations. He graduated from St Georges Hospital Medical School in London in 1998. After completing pre registration house jobs, he completed a 2 year Medical rotation achieving the prestigious membership status of the Royal College of Physicians. He is also a fellow of the Royal college of Ophthalmologist of United Kingdom and is on the specialist register with the General Medical Council. Mr Kashani is a member of the European Society of Retinal Specialists and attends national and international meetings regularly to keep his professional development with the latest technology in his field.