Ms Nishani Amerasinghe

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon

Nishani graduated from St Mary’s Hospital Medical School in London in 1998. She then started her ophthalmology career at the highly-regarded Southampton and Portsmouth hospitals, with an advanced specialty training programme in glaucoma.

She was selected for a prestigious Clinical Glaucoma Research Fellowship at the internationally-renowned Singapore national Eye Centre, and a Clinical Glaucoma Fellowship at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London. She received a number of awards and scholarships during her training, in recognition for her sustained clinical and academic excellence.

Nishani also works as a Consultant at the University Hospital Southampton. She is a highly respected expert in the latest surgical, diagnostic and management techniques in ophthalmology, and is passionate about ensuring that patients receive the very best practice care. She aims to provide personalised, rapid and reliable care to all her patients.

Memberships: General Medical Council. Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists. British Medical Association. UK & Eire Glaucoma Society.

Outside Sapphire? Nishani is happily married with three small children who keep her very busy outside work. They all love to travel, and gain much enjoyment from their adventures around the world (particularly skiing). The other big family love is food; Nishani enjoys cooking for family and friends.