At the Royal Free London Private Ophthalmology Clinic, our Ophthalmologists see, diagnose and treat all problems that occur within two centimetres of the pupil. This includes all red and painful eye problems, visual problems, double vision and squint problems, children’s eye services, eyelid problems, neurological eye problems and trauma.

Inpatient admissions and theatre facilities are also available at the Royal Free London Private Patients Unit.

The Clinic is available on same day booking basis Wednesdays and Thursdays from 5.30 to 8pm

We have specialists at the Royal Free London Private Patients Unit in the following areas

Cataract surgery
Age related macular degeneration
Oculoplastic, Orbital and Lacrimal surgery
Diabetic eye disease
Medical Eye diseases
External eye disease
Vitreoretinal surgery

Cataract Surgery


Eye Condition Diagnosis (general Ophthalmology concerns)

Inflamatory Eye Assessment

Diabetic Eye Disease Service

Cataract Service

Glaucoma Assessment

Squint Service

  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Treatment of Watery Eyes
  • Ophthalmic Assesment
  • Fluoresein Angiography
  • Optical Coherence Tomography
  • Optical Disc Imaging


Orbital Injection

Excision of lesion of eyebrow

Suture of eyebrow

Excision of lesion of canthus

Drainage of lesion of eyelid

Excision of lesion of eyelid

Curettage/cryotherapy of lesion of eyelid


Biopsy of lesion of eyelid

Probing of nasolacrimal system with/without syringing and/or irrigation


Suture of conjunctiva

Injection of botulinum toxin into extraocular or periocular muscles

Excision/biopsy of conjunctival lesion

Exploration of conjunctiva (including removal of foreign body)

Corneal scraping for culture

Laser iridotomy

Yag laser photodisruption of posterior capsule of lens (including laser MINOR 4 INTER 5 MINOR O/P capsulotomy)

Intravitreal injection of pharmaceutical for central retinal vein occlusion

Intravitreal injection of pharmaceutical for central retinal vein occlusion

Laser photocoagulation/cryotherapy of lesion of retina

Fluorescein angiography of eye (including occular photography)

Occular photography (as sole procedure)

Ophthalmology leaflets can be found in the patient information library.

Downloadable brochure

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