Dr Ballim is an Ophthalmologist (Eye Specialist/Surgeon) operating in Netcare Parklands Hospital, Umhlanga Eye Institute and Durban Eye Hospital.
Treatments / Services
Dr Ballim believes in helping you get the best available service for your individual needs.
Medical Mews 8, 75 Hopelands Road, Overport, Durban, 4062.
Dr Shaheer Ballim
MBChB (Natal); Dip Ophth (SA); FC Ophth (SA); MMed Ophth (UKZN)
Dr Ballim is an Ophthalmologist (Eye Specialist/Surgeon) at Netcare Parklands and Durban Eye Hospital in Durban. He achieved his MBChB at the University of Natal in 2002, Diploma in Ophthalmology in 2006, Fellowship of the College of Ophthalmology of South Africa in 2009 and went on to complete a Masters of Medicine in Ophthalmology at The University of Kwa-Zulu Natal in 2011. He is an experienced ophthalmologist that brings medical and surgical expertise combined with good ethics, honesty, and evidence-based medicine as his guiding principles of practice. He has experience in founding medical clinics and using technology to streamline for efficiency and quality of care.
Dr Shaheer Ballim
Experience in dealing with:
Cataracts, Keratoconus, Corneal Crosslinking, Corneal Problems, Corneal Ulcers, Corneal transplants, Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty, Pterygium, Diabetic Retinopathy, Eye Injuries, Glaucoma, Laser Eye Surgery, Loss of Vision, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Red Eyes, Itchy eyes, Painful eyes, Dry eyes and many other eye problems. He has a special interest in corneal diseases.
A WIDE RANGE OF
Diabetes can cause diabetic retinopathy and cataract. Initially, diabetic retinopathy may cause no symptoms or only mild vision problems. Eventually, however, it can result in blindness. Diabetic retinopathy can develop in anyone who has type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes.
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
YEARS IN PRIVATE PRACTICE
AND MORE SURGERIES
AND MORE HAPPY PATIENTS
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WHAT ARE OUR
PATIENT’S SAYING ?
The receptionist was welcoming and helpful. The Doctor spent time examining me and explaining the issue it was not a rushed. A consult, which I generally experience with other health care professionals
Sumaya Khan (name changed to protect identity)
Excellent service and attention to detail. Friendly and helpful staff. Made me feel very comfortable. Dr Ballim took time in examining as well as explaining my condition to me.