M.Ashwin Reddy

M.Ashwin Reddy
Areas of expertise: Any eye condition affecting children under the age of 16.
Surgical expertise : Squint surgery, Blocked tear ducts, Retinoblastoma surgery, Cyst surgery
Medical qualifications : 1992 MBBChir (Medical Degree) Cambridge University 1997 FRCOphth (Eye Degree) Royal College, London 2003 MD (Research Degree) Cambridge University
Present positions : Consultant Barts and the London NHS Trust Honorary Consultant Moorfields Eye Hospital Senior Lecturer Queen Mary, University of London Senior Lecturer University College London
Membership : Fellow Royal College of Ophthalmologists International Member of American Association of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Member of International Society of Ocular Oncology, Member of International Society of Genetic Eye Disease and Retinoblastoma
Publications : Over 25 peer reviewed publications
Provider numbers BUPA 03675672 AXA MR02623
Briography: Mr M. Ashwin Reddy is a consultant at Barts and The London NHS Trust and Moorfields Eye Foundation Trust Hospital. Having graduated from Cambridge University, he undertook basic and higher surgical training in Leicester and East Anglia (Ipswich/Norwich/Cambridge) respectively. He completed a higher degree at the Institute of Ophthalmology, London on the molecular genetics of inherited cataracts.His interests are paediatric ophthalmology and retinoblastoma (children’s eye cancer) and he undertook further training at the Hospital Sick Children in Toronto, Canada. He has undertaken 11 years of post-graduate training and has been a consultant since 2004. 

He leads the Paediatric Ophthalmology service at the Royal London Hospital (one of the largest children’s hospitals in London) and also leads the Retinoblastoma service in London (one of only two centres in the UK).

He is actively interested in teaching and teaches medical students in his role as Senior Lecturer Queen Mary College, London University. In addition he has founded a course for paediatricians interested in children’s eye conditions.


He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, International member of the American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, member of the International Society of Genetic Disease and Retinoblastoma and member of the International Society of Ocular Oncology.


He has multiple peer reviewed articles in major ophthalmic journals and has an active interest in research. In addition he has lectured around the world.


BUPA PROVIDER No. 03675672


departments: Surgery
degree: MD (Research Degree)
workingdays: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday