Community Opthalmology Services
Information about the Service
For any eye health concerns that an optician suggests a medical referral, our high-quality Ophthalmology diagnostic offer the latest state of the art technology and can make sure we get your sight back on track.
Our ophthalmology service is a consultant and optometrist led service, supported by ophthalmic technicians.
Examinations that you may have to include a visual acuity, eye pressure test, slit lamp examination, visual field test and an OCT (optical coherence topography) scan of the back of your eyes.
You may have dilating drops put into your eyes to examine the back of your eyes, so please bear in mind you may not be able to drive.