Welcome to iSurgeon
The #1 Ophthalmology ST1 Interview Course
At iSurgeon, we provide the most robust interview course devised by successful trainees to help prospective Ophthalmologists secure their dream ST1 job in the UK
We have an exceptional 75% success rate over the last 3 years, with top 10 scoring candidates and others gaining jobs across the UK in London, KSS, Birmingham and Manchester
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New Courses and Schedules Announced
September 24th, 2023
The #1 interview course is back again for a 4th year running! Watch this space, course dates will be annouced soon. As more information about the interviews are released by the Royal College, we will ensure our course reflects the exact 2023 format, whether in person or virtual. Dates will be around January / February, with tickets to be made available soon.
Outline of your Day*
8:45 - 9:00 Arrival & Registration
9:00 - 9:30 Introduction
9:30 - 10:30 Communication Skills Lecture
10:30 - 11:15 Mock One
11:15 - 12:00 Mock Two
12:00 - 13:00 Portfolio Review & Lunch
13:00 - 13:45 Mock Three
13:45 - 14:00 Debrief
14:00 - 15:00 Clinical Scenarios
15:00 - 15:15 Closing Remarks
*Subject to change to reflect new 2023 interview process
Three full mock interviews based on the latest format by RCOphth
One-to-one in depth feedback on every section of your portfolio
High yield lectures covering A-Z of common scenarios
Organised by current London trainees
Our examiners are current ophthalmology trainees (ST1-ST7)
All candidates will be provided with a certificate of completion
Western Eye Hospital
Based at one of the most recognized Eye Institutes in the world
All inclusive course fee, and legible for foundation trainee study budget
16 Official Trainee Ambassadors and Counting!
Dr Ibtesham Hossain (Co-Founder)
ST3 Ophthalmology Specialist Trainee, London (Moorfields)
Dr Hossain graduated from Imperial College London in 2017. He was awarded triple distinction for his MBBS as well as a First Class Honours in Pharmacology (BSc). He successfully completed his foundation training in 2019, and was successful in securing an ST1 post on his first attempt, obtaining he's first choice training post in London.
Thank you so much for such an excellent course. This course was run really well, compared to other similar courses I have attended recently. Such a nice group of instructors that genuinely seem to care and want to help us improve, with really useful tips!
Last Updated 08/11/2020
Cancellation one month BEFORE the day of course at 23:59: Full refund
Cancellation anytime AFTER this: no refund unless we are able to replace you, in which case we will offer a full refund
Please note that if you are unable to attend on the day for any reason, you will not be entitled to any refund.