Birmingham Midland Eye Centre (Bmec)

Telephone: 01215543801
Address: City Hospital N H S Trust, Dudley Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B18 7QH

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 66 ratings for this clinic


demonstration of equipment at the eye centre

The Birmingham and Midland Eye centre, is the second largest eye centre in Europe, receiving referrals from GPs and hospitals Birmingham and the West Midlands.

We treat the whole range of eye conditions from relatively common, minor complaints through to Glaucoma, Cataracts and diabetic related eye conditions.

Our teams also provide treatments for rare conditions not available elsewhere in the UK.

Opening times

Monday 08:30 - 19:00
Tuesday 08:30 - 19:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 19:00
Thursday 08:30 - 19:00
Friday 08:30 - 19:00
Saturday 09:00 - 19:00
Sunday 09:00 - 18:00

Additional information

The Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre A&E Monday to Friday 8.30 to 7pm (although the department is open until 9pm to allow doctors and nurses to see and treat patients who arrive at 7pm). The department is open in the mornings at weekends. Outside these times, patients can be seen in City Hospital's A&E department where facilities are provided to assess and treat patients with eye problems. The outpatient department at the Birmingtham and Midland Eye is open every weekday from 9am until 5pm, although some patients are required to come in earlier for tests.

Last verified on 08/02/2013


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Latest reviews of this organisation

Review of Birmingham Midland Eye Centre

I did have the task of taking a patient to the Birmingham Eye Hospital today the fourth of April 2014 . The treatment she received was ve...

4 April 2014

waitin times

All though the care and treatment ive recieved at the eye center is first class,i feel the waitin for an apt is long and frustrating.i fi...

2 April 2014

Emergency retinal repair

I was referred from A and E at Good Hope. I arrived for the 8.30start and after queing a short time was then referred to clinic. I waited...

23 March 2014

Thank you, BMEC !

I really cannot speak highly enough of my treatment at every stage of my recent surgery for a detached retina. My grateful thanks go to t...

20 March 2014

Poor quality care

I have been under the care of the eye clinic since last December. On my last visit I was told I would receive appointment in 4 weeks by p...

8 March 2014

Quality of service at Birmingham Midland Eye Centre (Bmec)

NHS Choices users rating

Responding to patient safety alerts

Poor - Some alerts not signed off after deadline

Last updated on 08 February 2013.

Information supplied by Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust