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Welcome to iSurgeon

Securing your training post in Ophthalmology

At iSurgeon, we provide the most robust interview course devised by successful trainees to help prospective Ophthalmologists secure their ST1 job in the UK

90% success rate in the most recent (2020) ST1 application round, with our candidates gaining top jobs across the UK in London, KSS, Birmingham and Manchester.

 

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We're in the process of finalising the next ST1 Interview course, subscribe below to register interest now for the hotly anticipated event to avoid disappointment. We'll notify you as soon as we open up spaces!

 

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We're Expanding!

August 31st, 2020

The huge success of last years event was undeniable, and the demand has seen us grow into two new cities for 2021 - Birmingham & Cardiff. Watch this space!

COVID-19 Response

June 5th, 2020

We did not want those interested in ophthalmology to be disadvantaged by restrictions due to the pandemic and so we are now offering FREE telephone consultations - book a drop-in session now!

Congratulations!

February 26th, 2020

We're proud to announce that 90% of our candidates were successful in their application for this year including 5 securing top London jobs. Other posts gained in KSS, Yorkshire, Manchester and more!

New Upcoming Courses

January 21st, 2020

After popular demand, iSurgeon will be expanding and hosting course for medical students and FY1s in the autumn of 2020. Watch this space!

2020 ST1 Interview Course Success

January 20, 2020

Our first events of the year were a huge success with both days being sold out, attracting candidates from all over the country. The feedback was 100% positive. We wish all the candidates the best of luck in the real interview in February!

Collaboration with STOIC

December 6th, 2019

Officially collaborating with Mr Marcus Posner (Consultant Ophthalmologist) &  STOIC (interviews course organisers for ophthalmology for over half a decade) to bring you the best course for 2020!

 

Course

Outline of your Day*

8:30 - 9:00 Arrival & Registration 

9:00 - 9:30 Introduction 

9:45 - 11:45 Mock One

11:45 - 12:30 Lunch (Included)

12:30 - 14:30 Mock Two 

14:45 - 15:45 Portfolio Review

15:45 - 16:45 Lectures

16:45 - 17:00 Concluding remarks 

*Exact timings and workshops subject to change

 

Features

Mock Interview

Two full mock interviews based on the latest format by RCOphth

Portfolio Review

One-to-one in depth feedback on every section of your portfolio

Lectures

High yield lectures covering A-Z of common scenarios

Trainee-Led

Organised by trainees successful in 2019 application round

Expert Examiners

Our examiners are current ophthalmology trainees (ST1-ST7)

Certification

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

Competitive Price

All inclusive course fee, and legible for foundation trainee study budget

 
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Ophthalmology Interview Course 2021
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Ophthalmology Interview Course
Western Eye Hospital
Ophthalmology Interview Course
Western Eye Hospital
 

Meet the Team

Here to Help You Grow

Dr Ibtesham Hossain

ST1 Ophthalmology Specialist Trainee, London (North Thames)

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, ranking within the top 15 in the country.

Dr Omer Jamall

ST1 Ophthalmology Specialist Trainee, London (North Thames)

Dr Omer Jamall graduated from Imperial College London in 2017. He was awarded an MBBS as well as a First Class Honours with a national prize in Endocrinology (BSc). He successfully completed his foundation training in 2019, and was successful in securing an ST1 post on his first attempt, ranking within the top 15 in the country as well.

 

Testimonials

 

It was fantastic and I came away feeling much more prepared than before

Simrun Virdee - FY2 (Cambridge)

Get in Touch

Western Eye Hospital, 153-173 Marylebone Rd, Marylebone, London NW1 5QH

+44 7903 251 057

 

Cancellation Policy

Last Updated 08/11/2019

Cancellation BEFORE 18/12/2019 23:59: Full refund 


Cancellation AFTER 19/12/2019 00:00: 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.

 
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