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Ophthalmology refers to the medical specialty that focuses on identifying and addressing various conditions affecting the eye

The Hamptons Hospital offers

  • Fast access
  • Professional care
  • Latest technology
  • Expert diagnosis
  • Rapid results
  • Treatment guidance

Fast and Accurate Diagnosis

We are here to help you get a fast, accurate diagnosis whenever you have health concerns.

The Hamptons Hospital Ophthalmology service offers first-class treatment by highly experienced Consultants for a range of conditions and diseases.

What is Ophthalmology?

Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the eye. Among those who specialise in treating these disorders are ophthalmologists, optometrists, and opticians.

Ophthalmologists have the highest level of medical education and experience out of opticians and optometrists and are able to carry out surgical eye procedures.

Ophthalmologists diagnose and treat injuries, infections, diseases, and disorders of the eye.

Signs that you should see an Ophthalmologist are:

  • Decrease in vision.
  • Halos or glare from lights, especially while driving at night.
  • Eye pain or redness.
  • Double vision.
  • Dryness or excessive tearing.
  • Eyelid abnormalities.

Our expert Ophthalmologists are available to assess and diagnose conditions of the eye including:

  • Partial or complete loss of vision.
  • Eye injuries, pain or inflammation.
  • Eye conditions, such as glaucoma.
  • Health conditions that can affect their eyes, including diabetes and high blood pressure.
  • Poor vision that needs specialist care.

Common ophthalmology conditions are:

Our Consultant Ophthalmologists

Our team of consultants provide expertise and close liaison with specialist colleagues and referrers to support fast and accurate diagnosis.

Accessing our services is easy

Simply call our Bookings Team on 01733 830393 or click on the book now button below and complete an enquiry form.

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Procedures and Tests available

The Hamptons Hospital can provide a range of diagnostic ophthalmology tests which will assist the consultant in diagnosing your condition.

These include:

  • Visual Acuity
  • Pupil Dilation
  • OCT Scan (Optical Coherence Tomography)
  • Fundal Examination

Following diagnosis, you may be recommended for treatment. The Hamptons Hospital is covered by all major private medical insurers and has range of fixed price self-pay treatments available.

Our Ophthalmology treatments currently offered are: