Obeda Kailani

MBBS, FRCOphth, CertLRS, CCT

Obeda Kailani

Mr Obeda Kailani is an experienced Consultant Ophthalmologist with a special interest in cataracts, refractive (laser eye) surgery and glaucoma. Gaining his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) at King’s College London in 2010, he went on to receive higher surgical training at institutions such as Moorfields Eye Hospital Trust and Epsom and St. Helier University Hospital.


Mr Kailani completed two consecutive fellowships in glaucoma at the Western Eye Hospital and St. Thomas’ Hospital before taking on his current post as a Consultant Ophthalmologist. He became a Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in 2018 and went on to receive both his Certificate of Laser Refractive Surgery (CertLRS) and his Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) in 2020.

Over the course of his career, Mr Kailani has gained a wealth of experience in the teaching of medical students, receiving merits from both King’s College London and University College London for the medical student teaching programme he developed during his time there.


Mr Kailani has presented his work at international events such as the World Glaucoma Congress and the European Association for Vision and Eye
Research Congress. He has received a variety of awards and prizes for his dedication to his work, most recently being nominated for the Greatix Award for his commitment to patient care during COVID-19.

Clinical Experience

  • Over 1,100 cataract/IOL surgery procedures

Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • British Medical Association
  • European Glaucoma Society
  • European Dry Eye Society