Eye surgery and treatments

Helping you get a clearer view of the world with a range of eye treatments.

The ageing process, eye disease and long term conditions such as diabetes can all affect our eyesight. Our expert eye doctors can treat some of the most common of these conditions – including surgery to fix cataracts.

We also offer laser treatment for some eye conditions and injections for wet age-related macular degeneration.

Age-related macular degeneration treatment

Surgery to help slow the loss of your sight due to age.

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Cataract removal surgery

Improve blurred vision caused by cloudy areas on the lens of the eye.

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Chalazion (inner eyelid cyst) removal

A chalazion is a cyst (a small sac of fluid) on the inside of the eyelid.

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Dry Eye syndrome

Dry eye syndrome is when the eye isn't getting enough lubrication.

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Eyelid ptosis surgery

Eyelid ptosis affects the muscles that lift the upper eyelid.

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Glaucoma treatment

Glaucoma is a group of diseases that damage the eye's optic nerve.

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Laser eye treatment (yag laser capsulotomy)

Treats blurred vision, the occasional outcome of cataract surgery.

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Refractive lens exchange surgery

Eye surgery that helps eliminate the need to wear glasses or contacts.

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An operation to lower the pressure inside your eye if you have glaucoma.

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Our ophthalmic surgeons

Meet the consultants ophthalmologists who are part of our expert team here at Spire Leicester Hospital.

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Our orthoptists

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Is eye surgery or treatment at Spire Leicester right for you?

Many eye conditions make it difficult for us to read, drive, watch television and enjoy other everyday pleasures. Advances are being made in the treatment of eye diseases all the time. At Spire Leicester Hospital, we have specialist ophthalmic consultants treating a variety of conditions. Your care will be tailored to you and you'll be able to book an appointment that suits you.

Why choose Spire Leicester for eye surgery or treatment?

We practice some of the latest, advanced medical treatments to treat a wide range of eye conditions. Our highly regarded surgeons provide specialist care in all aspects of ophthalmology, tailored to individual needs, with dedicated examination rooms. Our hospital is clean, modern and well-equipped and we're continually investing in our facilities to provide our patients with first class care. You’ll be in safe hands - Spire Healthcare have won many awards for quality of care and we think our patients would agree: 97% of our patients rated their overall nursing care here as ‘Good, Very good or Excellent’ in our 2016 patient satisfaction survey.