Special interest in Anterior Segment including ocular surface disorder, cornea , glaucoma , cataract , uveitis and Medical Retina including diabetic retinopathy , retinal vascular disorders , macular degeneration , choroidal melanoma.
Dr Faqir after medical graduation entered ophthalmology training in Republic of Ireland and completed FRCS from Royal college of Glasgow, UK , and MRCOphth from Royal college of Ophthalmologtists , London. He completed two full time clinical fellowships of 12 months each in ocular onlcology( choroidal melanoma ) and ocular immunology ( uveitis ) from University of Toronto , Canada and Wilmer Eye Institute , John Hopkins University , Maryland ,US respectively.
He got his CCST from General Medical Council , UK in 2004 and since then working in NHS,UK in various regions as consultant ophthalmology. He also completed and qualified as competent laser certified surgeon from Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London.
He worked as consultant ophthalmology in UK mainly in the north west region for the last 15 years.