Mr Moneesh Patel MBChB, FRCOphth

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon

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Areas of expertise:

  • Uveitis (ocular inflammatory diseases)
  • Retinal diseases including macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease, retinal vascular occlusions
  • Cataract surgery
  • Intravitreal injections
  • Laser treatments
  • Acute eye conditions (eye casualty)

Services currently provided:

  • Cataract surgery
  • Retinal disease
  • Macular degeneration
  • Diabetic eye disease
  • Uveitis
  • Glaucoma



Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Mr Moneesh Patel grew up in Derby and was subsequently educated locally. He trained at Sheffield Medical School and completed his higher training in Ophthalmology in Nottingham and Derby. He underwent advanced training in Medical Retina and Uveitis in Derby, Nottingham and Birmingham.


  • Retinal diseases and Uveitis


Mr Moneesh Patel works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA

Mr Moneesh Patel does not hold a share or financial interest in Derby Private Health.

Mr Moneesh Patel does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at Derby Private Health.

Mr Moneesh Patel does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Derby Private Health.

To find out more or arrange a consultation, email us at or call us now on 01332 785200