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Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology is the treatment of disorders of the eye and vision. We provide services that involve medical and surgical management involving specialist doctors and surgeons.

The eye unit has departments in all 3 main hospitals across the county along with outreach clinics in Tenbury Wells and Bromsgrove, providing up-to-date diagnostic and treatment facilities.

We cover the full range of ophthalmology services and provide specialist clinics as follows:

  • Cornea
  • Eye movements (children and adults)
  • Glaucoma
  • Medical and surgical retinal treatments
  • Oculoplastics
  • Inflammatory eye disease
  • Orthoptics

Our Treatments and services include:

  • Cataract
  • Cataract surgery
  • Cornea
  • Diabetic eye disease
  • Age related macular degeneration
  • Retinal surgery
  • Oculoplastic surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • Laser
  • Low vision
  • Neuro-ophthalmology
  • Squint / ocular motility

We provide all types of eye surgery, including laser surgery and small-incision cataract surgery.

 

Contact Us

We provide outpatient clinics across the county to contact out teams at all three hospitals please phone:

  • Worcester Royal Hospital 01905 760422
  • Alexandra Hospital - 01527 507915
  • Kidderminster Hospital & Treatment Centre – 01562 513083

Patient information leaflets

Meet the team

We have a team of dedicated consultant ophthalmology consultants working across the county.

Useful links

The following websites provide useful additional information about eye health and treatment:

NHS Choices

 

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