Rupal Morjaria

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon

Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • British Medical Association
  • Medical Defence Union
  • UK Eye Genetics group
  • EuRetina
  • Midland Ophthalmology Society


  • Ophthalmology Honours Award Honouree
  • West Midlands Trainee Award Nominee
  • Midland Ophthalmology Society Travel Award for the best Oral Presentation.
  • MidlandOphthalmology Society Travel Award for the best Poster Presentation.
  • Midlands Roper Hall Prize “Runner up” for Oral Presentation.

  • Publications

    Book Chapter 
    Morjaria R,
    Kidess A, Denniston AK.Eponymous syndromes. Oxford Handbook of Ophthalmology. 4th Edition. 


    Holly Bridge, Rupal Morjaria, Stuart N Peirson, et al. Functional BrainImaging During Extra-Ocular Light Stimulation in Anophthalmic and Sighted Participants: No Evidence for Extra-Ocular Photosensitive Receptors. 2021 Sept. 

    Holly Bridge, Gaelle S.L. Coullon,Rupal Morjaria, et al. The Effect of Congenital and Acquired Anophthalmia on Brain Structure. NeuroOphthalmology. 2020: 75-86. 

    Morjaria R
    , Alexander I, Purbrick R, et al. Impact of Diabetic Retinopathy on Sleep and Mood. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2019 Aug; 60(10):3421. 

    Fusi-RubianoW, Mukherjee C, Lane M, Tsaloumas MD, Glover N, Kidess A, Denniston AK,Palmer HE, Manna A, Morjaria R. Treating diabetic macular oedema (DMO): real worldUK clinical outcomes for the 0.19mg Fluocinolone Acetonide intravitreal implant(Iluvien™) at 2 years.BMC Ophthalmology. 2018 Feb;(18):63 

    Morjaria R. Does Peppa Pig Encourage Inappropriate Use of Primary Care Resources? BMJ Letter. 2017 Dec 13. 

    Morjaria R
    , Mahendiran T, Kidess A, Kolli S. A Dropped Lens. BMJ Minerva. 2017
    Sachdev A, Edington M, Morjaria R, Chong NV. Comparing Micro-perimetric and Structural Findings inPatients with Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion and Diabetic Macular Edema. Retina.2017 Nov;39(3):446-451. 

    Morjaria R
    , Crombie R, Patel A. RetainedContact Lenses. BMJ 2017. 

    Edington M, Sachdev A, Morjaria R, Chong NV. Structural-functional correlation in patients with diabetic macular edema. Retina2017 May;37(5):881-885. 

    Sachdev A, Edington M, Morjaria R, Chong V.Comparing macular thickness measurements in patients with diabetic macular edema with the Optos Spectral OCT/SLO and Heidelberg Spectralis HRA + OCT. Vision.2017 Mar;1(1):2. 

    Alexander I,Morjaria R, Watkins K, Leatherbarrow B, Black G, Bridge H, Foster R, DownesS, Wulff K. The impact of ocular deficits on sleep and mood: A case seriesstudy. Journal of Sleep Research. 2016 (25):199. Blackwell Publishing Ltd. Kiire C, Morjaria R,Chong V. MIDME; Intravitreal pegaptanib for the treatment of ischemic diabeticmacular edema. Clinical Ophthalmology. Dec 2015: 11 (9); 2305-11. 

    Morjaria R
    , Tsaloumas M, Shah P. Anatypical presentation of patent foramen ovale. JRSMOpen. 2015 Aug;19(6). 

    MorjariaR, Sood V, Denniston A, KaviM, Palmer H. Lowering the Limit: reducing the CD4 T cell threshold for ophthalmic screening in patients with HIV in an ethnically-diverseUK Population. Clin Ophthalmol. Oct 2014:8;2029-34. 

    Alexander I,Morjaria R, Kousha O, Purbrick R, Watkins K, Leatherbarrow B, Black G,Bridge H, Foster R, Downes S, Wulff K. The impact of ocular deficits on sleepand mood: A case series study. Journal of Sleep Research. 2014 (23):126.Blackwell Publishing Ltd. MorjariaR, Chong NV. PK evaluation of pegataniboctasodium for the treatment of diabetic macula oedema. ExpertOpin Drug Metab Toxicol. 2014 Aug;10(8):1185-92.

    Morjaria R, Barge T, Mordant D, Elston J. Peripheral ulcerative keratitis as a complication of acutemyeloid leukaemia. BMJ Case reports. 2014 Oct.  Morjaria R, Arijit M, McDonnell P. Bilateralmicrobial keratitis in a case of severe xerophthalmia following small bowelresection. Journal of Royal Society of Medicine.2011; 104: 124-126

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