Graduate from University of Ibadan, Nigeria in 1980. He started ophthalmic training in UK in September 1982 in Glasgow, Shrewsbury, Cardiff and Exeter. Mr. Nylander completed Senior registrar training at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital in Sheffield and was appointed Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at East Lancashire NHS trust ( previously Burnley and Blackburn NHS Trusts) since November 1996. Mr. Nylander has been practicing Refractive surgery since 1992.
He is an examiner for Ophthalmology with the Royal College of Ophthalmologist, The Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians of Glasgow and University of Manchester.
He is also on the council of the United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (UKISCRS). Mr. Nylander Specialises in LASIK, PRK, LASEK, Phakic IOLs, and Refractive Lens Exchange surgeries.