Mr Ian Rodrigues - Independent Health Group
Mr Ian RodriguesConsultant Ophthalmic Surgeon

    BSc (Hons), MBBS, FRCS (Glasg), FRCOphth, PgCert, FEBOS-Glaucoma

    Ian Rodrigues qualified in medicine from Kings College London in 2006 and was appointed as a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon in 2016 after completing his ophthalmic specialist training in London, which included advanced specialist training in Glaucoma. Ian Rodrigues also has interests in teaching, information technology, healthcare policy, management and leadership. He has spent time supporting the development of a National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) national guideline, an international set of standardised patient outcome measures for macular degeneration and working as a specialist professional advisor for the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Ian Rodrigues has a research interest in the surgical treatment of glaucoma and regularly presents at international conferences and clinical educational sessions to support the development of others clinical learning.



    Selected career highlights

    Fellowship of the European Board of Ophthalmology Subspecialty Glaucoma Diploma.

    Management and leadership fellowship at the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) as part of the Sir Bruce Keogh Clinical Fellow Scheme.

    Value Based Health Care Delivery Intensive Program at the Harvard Business School.

    Over 25 peer reviewed publications, including:

    Rodrigues IA, Alaghband P, Beltran Agullo L, Galvis E, Jones S, Husain R, Lim KS. Aqueous outflow facility after phacoemulsification with or without goniosynechialysis in primary angle closure: a randomised controlled study. British Journal of Ophthalmology 2017; 101(7): 879-885.

    Rodrigues IA, Sprinkhuizen SM, Barthelmes D, Blumenkranz M, Cheung G, Haller J, Johnston R, Kim R, Klaver C, McKibbin M, Ngah NF, Pershing S, Shankar D, Tamura H, Tufail A, Weng CY, Westborg I, Yelf C, Yoshimura N, Gillies MC . Defining a Minimum Set of Standardized Patient-centered Outcome Measures for Macular Degeneration. American Journal of Ophthalmology 2016 Aug; 168: 1-12.

    Member of

    Royal College of Ophthalmologists Informatics and Audit Sub-committee

    Royal College of Ophthalmologists Microsurgical Skills Faculty

    Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow Examinations Faculty

    Professional Record Standards Body Advisory Board

    OpenEyes Foundation Advisory Groups

    General Medical Council, Medical Defence Union and American Academy of Ophthalmology


    Fellowship of the European Board of Ophthalmology Subspecialty Glaucoma Diploma

    Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Leadership

    Fellowship of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists

    Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

    Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery – King’s College London

    Intercalated Bachelor of Science in Endocrinology – King’s College London

    Mr Rodrigues works at the following clinics:

    Mr Rodrigues performs the following services: