Welcome to the website of Mrs. Uma Thakur

Mrs Uma Thakur is a renowned and experienced Ophthalmic surgeon. She is a fellow from Moorfields Eye Hospital, London where she specialised in Medical Retina and Cataract Surgery. Her clinical interests are Small Incision Cataract Surgery (Phako-emulsification), Medical Retina including,

– Age Related Macular Degeneration
– Diabetic Retinopathy
– Retinal Vascular diseases.

With over 20 years’ experience in Ophthalmology, she has performed over 2000 cataract surgeries with minimal complication rates.

She is actively involved in Diabetic Screening Program. She has worked at the University Hospital Cambridge, Worcester Royal Hospital and Royal United Hospital Bath as a Locum Consultant before taking this post in Salisbury.

To make a private appointment call 01722 435163 or visit the Referrals page.

About Uma

Academic Background:

  • Fellowship in Medical Retina and Cataract Moorfields Eye Hospital 2016
  • Fellow Royal College of Ophthalmologist 2015
  • Member Royal College of Ophthalmologist 2007
  • Masters in Ophthalmology 1995
  • Primary Medical Qualification 1992

Professional Membership:

  • Fellow Royal College of Ophthalmologist
  • Member Royal College of Ophthalmologist
  • Fellow of Royal College of Physician and Surgeons of Glasgow
  • Membership of European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons


My Practice

  • Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust

Odstock Rd, Salisbury SP2 8BJ
Phone: 01722 336262 Ext: 4351

  • New Hall Hospital

Bodenham, Salisbury SP5 4EY
Phone: 01722 422333


Refer a Patient

Usually, an initial appointment is made through your General Practitioners or Optometrists. Private appointments can be made at New Hall Hospital on 01722 435 169.

New Hall Hospital, Bodenham
Salisbury, SP5 4EY

Business Office: 01722 435 154
Appointments : 01722 422 333  Ext  177
Fax : 01722 410 143