BIRMINGHAM EYE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT
Information for doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals working in the Birmingham Eye Emergency Department.
ANTERIOR SEGMENT / CORNEAL SERVICES
We are happy to undertake surgery on all cases of corneo-scleral lacerations / globe rupture during weekdays if the morning theatre session is available and the on-call consultant wants us to do so. We shall provide consultant-led corneal input to manage microbial keratitis and other corneal emergencies in eye ED / eye clinics and in-patient ward.
The weekday rota is as follows:
MONDAY: Consultant: Mr Barua (Back-up Prof Rauz)
TUESDAY: Consultant: Prof Rauz (Back-up Mr Barua)
WEDNESDAY: Consultant: Mr Aralikatti (Back-up Mr Pajaujis)
THURSDAY: Consultant: Prof Shah (Back-up Mr Pajaujis)
FRIDAY: Consultant: Mr Ting (Back-up Mr Aralikatti)
RCOphth Guidance on Chemical Injuries on Ocular Surface (including alkaline injuries)