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consultant , ophthalmologist , Surgeon

Zahida Afzal Butt, Kenyan ophthalmologist, consultant, surgeon, consultant. Fellow: Royal College Ophthalmologists, Royal College Surgeons Edinburgh; member: General Medical Council, American Academy Ophthalmology, British Medical Association.

Background

Butt, Zahida Afzal was born on April 12, 1959 in Nairobi, Kenya. Arrived in Scotland, 1979. Daughter of Mohammed Afzal and Daulat Banu Butt.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, BChir, Aberdeen (Scotland) University, 1985. Doctor of Medicine, Aberdeen (Scotland) University, 1996. Doctor of Osteopathy, Glasgow (Scotland) College Physicians, 1988.

Career

Senior house officer ophthalmology Stirling (Scotland) Royal Infirmary, 1986—1988. Registrar ophthalmology Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, 1988—1990, senior registrar, 1990—1996. Ophthalmology consultant Queen Elizabeth Hospital, King's Lynn, Norfolk, since 1997.

Oculoplastic/lacrimal fellow Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Melbourne, Australia, 1995—1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Low Tension Glaucoma, 1996.

Membership

Fellow: Royal College Ophthalmologists, Royal College Surgeons Edinburgh. Member: General Medical Council, American Academy Ophthalmology, British Medical Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Horse riding, cooking, reading, travel, swimming.

Connections

Married David Arnold Stephenson, July 16, 1988. 1 child Nadia Stephenson.

father:
Mohammed Afzal

mother:
Daulat Banu Butt

spouse:
David Arnold Stephenson

child:
Nadia Stephenson Butt