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About Dr Bulbulia

Dr Bulbulia has over twenty years’ experience in eye health. He qualified as an OPTOMETRIST from the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal in the early nineties. Later he completed a Master’s degree (cum laude) from the University of Johannesburg where his research dissertation focused on glaucoma epidemiology.


He completed an advanced Certificate in Ocular disease and Therapeutics from the New England College of Optometry in Boston, USA.

Later he studied medicine and obtained his Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery degree from the University of Witwatersrand. His specialist degree in Ophthalmology (Master of Medicine) was obtained from the University of Pretoria where he qualified as an Ophthalmologist and Specialist Ophthalmic Surgeon.

Dr A Bulbulia’s Qualifcations 

BSc BOptom (UKZN) MPhil (Optom) (UJ) cum laude  CAS (USA) MBBCh (WITS) MMed (Ophthal)

Dr Bulbulia has several publications in local and international medical journals. He is one of a very few Ophthalmologists in South Africa who has dual registration with the Health Professions Council of SA as both an Ophthalmologist and an Optometrist.

He is passionate about eye health and has presented educational lectures and talks to local general practitioners and the local diabetic support groups. He is currently in full time private ophthalmology practice in Mafikeng, North West.