Aintree University Hospital

0151 525 5980 Aintree University Hospital, Lower Lane , Liverpool, Merseyside, L9 7AL

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 179 ratings for this hospital


This Department is managed by Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Elective Care Centre, University Hospital Aintree

The Ophthalmology department deals with diseases and surgery of the eyes and provides a full range of general ophthalmic services from the Elective Care Centre at University Hospital Aintree.

This department provides a state of the art angiography service for diagnosing medical retinal conditions.

The department also carries out screening for diabetic eye disease. 

The department also has the latest Optical Coherence Tomography eye scanner, capable of producing high resolution detailed scans of the retina.

Key facts about the Ophthalmology department at Aintree University Hospital

Time from GP referral to treatment

Up to 20 weeks for 9/10 patients

Latest reviews of this service

Excellent care and amazing medical staff

I was referred by my optician and seen within a few weeks. I started attending the clinic in June and my most recent visit was in Novembe...

21 November 2018

Emergency Sight problems.

I have left hemianopia but on waking, I couldn,t see out of my left eye. I was very worried when I entered the clinic but was very happ...

26 October 2018

Consultant Opthamologist.

. I was 0perated on the 10th of September in the Elective care centre at Aintree university Hospital . The procedure I had was advance...

11 October 2018

Sent as an emergency by my optician today

My optician sent me as an emergency for second opinion today I was seen to within a few minutes had all my tests within an hour all the s...

27 October 2017

very caring .

my dad harry attended the eye clinic to see a doctor after being refered by the other department my dads quality of life has been bad , c...

25 August 2017

Last updated on 01 February 2012.

Information supplied by Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust