Dr. Harris Shahzad


MRCS(Ed); FRCS (Glas)
Fellowship in Vitreo-Retina (Oxford)

Dr Harris followed into his father’s (Dr M H Shahzad) footsteps and became an eye specialist.He graduated from Karachi in 2000 and left for the UK the same year for specialization.After completing his surgical training, Dr Harris underwent a Vitreo-Retinal Fellowship from Oxford Eye Hospital under Dr Paul ROsen, Dr CK Patel & Prof Robert Maclaren.

Dr Harris returned to Karachi in March 2011 and joined Shahzad Eye Hospital after spending more than 10 years in the UK. Dr Harris has good experience in dealing with complex cataracts and complex retinal diseases. He deals with difficult cases as well and tries to give the patient the best chance possible, even when other surgeons have declined to operate.He is a member of the British and Eire Association of Vitreo-Retinal Surgeons, The European Society of Retinal Specialists.and American Academy of Ophthalmologists.

Dr Harris does a regular TV appearances for patient education, usually on Health TV and PTV

Dr Harris enjoys playing the guitar in his spare time and is an avid cricketer.

He can be contacted for urgent appointments on his email:


Specialist in:
•    Advanced cataract surgery
•    Diabetic eye diseases
•    Macular Hole surgery
•    Epiretinal membrane surgery
•    Retinal detachment repair
•    Medical Retinal diseases
•    Uveitis