Faculty:Faculty of Medical Science
Areas of Expertise: Vision and eye research
Professor Rajan is a clinical academic and ophthalmic surgeon based in Cambridge with expertise in management of corneal and cataract disorders and research interest in advanced surgical techniques and treatment cure for corneal blindness
Professor Rajan spent his early years in London St Thomas’ Hospital and Moorfield’s Eye Hospital and has 18 years’ experience in the field of ophthalmology.
He was appointed consultant ophthalmic surgeon in 2007 and he is clinical lead of cornea and cataract service at Addenbrooke’s Hospital Cambridge and principal supervisor for the corneal fellowship program.
He was appointed as Professor of Ophthalmic and Visual Sciences to Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge in 2010. At the Vision and Eye Research Unit (VERU), he leads the corneal research team and recently developed a novel endothelial keratoplasty technique termed Microthin DSAEK with improved patient outcomes, that won the NHS Health enterprise Innovation award.
Voyatzis, G. Roberts, H.W. Keenan, J. Rajan, M.S. (2014) Cambridgeshire cataract shared care model: community optometrist-delivered postoperative discharge scheme. Br J Ophthalmol. 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2013-304636. PubMed PMID: 24515987
Rajan, M.S. (2014) Surgical strategies to improve visual outcomes in corneal transplantation. Eye (Lond)
Thomas, P.B Mukherjee, A.N. O'Donovan, D. Rajan, M.S. (2013) Preconditioned donor corneal thickness for microthin endothelial keratoplasty. Cornea
Mukherjee, A. Voyatzis, G. Rajan, M.S. (2013) Reply to "Descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty: effect of intraoperative lenticule thickness on visual outcome and endothelial cell density
Hyatt, A.J. Rajan, M.S. Burling, K. Ellington, M.J. Tassoni, A. Martin, K.R. (2012) Release of vancomycin and gentamicin from a contact lens versus a fibrin coating applied to a contact lens. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci
Voyatzis, G. Pitalia, A. Vize, C. Rajan, M.S. (2012) Topical Bromfenac for Pseudophakic Cystoid Macular Edema. European Ophthalmic Review
Keenan, T.D. Jones, M.N. Rushton, S. Carley, F.M. (2012) National Health Service Blood and Transplant Ocular Tissue Advisory Group and Contributing Ophthalmologists (Ocular Tissue Advisory Group Audit Study 8). Trends in the indications for corneal graft surgery in the United Kingdom: 1999 through 2009. Arch Ophthalmol
Hayes, S. Boote, C. Kamma-Lorger, C.S. Rajan, M.S. Harris, J. Dooley, E. Hawksworth, N. Hiller, J. Terill, N.J. Hafezi, F. Brahma, A.K. Quantock, A.J. Meek, K.M. (2011) Riboflavin/UVA collagen cross-linking-induced changes in normal and keratoconus corneal stroma