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EYE SPECIALIST/SURGEON

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
Ophthalmologist

MY VISION

WE BELIEVE LIFE IS ALL ABOUT YOUR VISION
I WANT TO HELP YOU ACHIEVE AND MAINTAIN HEALTHY, COMFORTABLE EYES
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WHY PEOPLE TRUST US

WE PRESERVE, ENHANCE,
AND PROTECT YOUR VISION

Leading Specialists

Dr Ballim is an Ophthalmologist (Eye Specialist/Surgeon) with experience in dealing with a wide range of eye related issues.

Latest Equipment

We can offer you a large range of the latest scans and tests to ensure the best assessment, tailored for your needs.

Corneal Diseases

With a special interest in corneal diseases Dr Ballim runs a weekly corneal ulcer clinic and a weekly Keratoconus clinic.

Dr Ballim is an Ophthalmologist (Eye Specialist/Surgeon) with experience in dealing with Cataracts, Keratoconus, Corneal Collagen 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 and runs a weekly corneal ulcer clinic and a weekly Keratoconus clinic.

He achieved his MB ChB at the University of Natal in 2002 and Diploma in Ophthalmology from the Colleges of Medicine of South Africa in 2006,In 2009 he completed his specialist degree FC Ophth (SA) form the Colleges of Medicine of South Africa. He went on to achieving MMed Ophth degree from the University of KwaZulu-Natal in 2014 while in private practice at Netcare Parklands Hospital.

As part of the eye centre, we can offer you a large range of the latest scans and tests to ensure the best assessment, tailored for your needs. Our appointments are spaced out to allow adequate time with the doctor. Although we do our best to keep to our appointment times, on occasion, unforeseen emergencies may take precedence and we ask for your patience in this regard.

We deal extensively with medical aids for special tests and medical/surgical procedures. Please check on the specific referral requirements of your medical aid.

We consult on a daily basis, Monday to Friday by appointment only. Dr Ballim who has been in Private practice since 2011 has taken over Dr W.G. Collins Parklands Practice and is affiliated to Netcare Parklands Hospital and Durban Eye Hospital.

We are registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa, The Ophthalmological Society of South Africa, the Southern African Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons and the Board of Healthcare Funders.

Dr Ballim is a honorary lecturer at the University of KwaZulu-Natal Department of Ophthalmology.

11

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

9

YEARS IN PRIVATE PRACTICE

200

AND MORE SURGERIES

5000

AND MORE HAPPY PATIENTS