Dr Siddig Basha

Dr Siddig Basha

Dr Basha is a highly qualified ophthalmologist dedicated to providing exceptional eye care to patients in the UK. After graduating with his medical degree from the prestigious University of Zagreb in Croatia (2007), he spent the following decade working across hospitals and clinics in Croatia before moving on to specialise in ophthalmology, qualifying in 2018.

He combines his extensive medical expertise with a warm and compassionate bedside manner and prioritises putting patients at ease and ensuring they receive personalised, high-quality care.

Dr Basha is passionate about advancing eye care within the community. He is experienced in and offers a range of vision correction procedures, including laser vision correction, lens replacement and cataract surgery. 

By offering these procedures at Optical Express clinics across North of England and Scotland, Dr Basha helps patients achieve their vision goals and improve their overall quality of life.

Procedure Types

  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Laser Vision Correction
  • Cataract Procedures


  • Medical Doctor, School of Medicine, University of Zagreb (2007)
  • Specialist Ophthalmologist, Faculty of Medicine, University of Osijek (2023)
  • Cataract Surgery Training, Mahendra Eye Institute & Khairabad Eye Hospital, India (2023)

Professional Memberships

  • General Medical Council


  • English
  • Croatian
  • Arabic
  • French