Miss Priya Bhatt

Consultant Ophthalmic and Oculoplastic Surgeon - Eye Unit, Royal Bolton Hospital

Telephone Number: 01204 390093

Professional Background

Qualifications: MBChB (Hons) – Manchester Medical School, FRCOphth

Previous employment: House Officer jobs in Manchester, SHO Neurosurgery in Salford Royal before completing ophthalmology training at the Tennent Institute of Ophthalmology in Glasgow. Returned to Manchester and completed ASTO and fellowship at the Manchester Royal Eye Hospital before taking consultant post in Bolton in August 2008.

Professional membership: BMA, MPS, Royal College of Ophthalmologists, North of England Ophthalmological Society, British Oculoplastic Surgery Society.

Special Interests and Research

Special interests: orbit, oculoplastic and cataract surgery.

Research: Publications and presentations at national and international meetings on general ophthalmological and oculoplastic topics.

Miss Priya Bhatt works in the following services:


The Eye Unit (Ophthalmology) is a recognised centre of excellence offering patient centred care to the population of Bolton, Salford and surrounding areas. We specialise in assessing, diagnosing and treating all aspects of adult  and children’s eye problems and we are widely regarded as one of the leading NHS ophthalmic departments in England.