Ophthalmology consultants in The Wirral

Ophthalmologists are medical professionals who specialise in eye health, often diagnosing and treating problems which can affect your eyes and vision.

Your eyes are your windows to the world, so it’s important to keep them healthy. That’s why Spire is delighted to provide a highly-skilled team of ophthalmologists on The Wirral that can identify and treat all manner of eye-related health conditions. They have access to all the latest technologies and techniques, providing excellent care that’s designed to improve your prognosis and long term health.

Treatments offered in The Wirral

At Spire Wirral Hospital, the team are delighted to offer relief from a variety of eye conditions. Our ophthalmologists serve Ellesmere Port and other nearby towns with many treatment options, which often take the form of procedures such as:

Conditions treated in The Wirral

All of Spire’s ophthalmologists have vast experience in this area of medicine, so they’ll have seen practically every possible eye problem between them. That means the team are readily able to offer relief from a number of common eye conditions, which include:

Symptoms treated in The Wirral

Living with an eye condition isn’t pleasant, particularly if it’s one that begins to impact your sight. But it’s not something you need to put with, and Spire Wirral Hospital’s team should be able to find a solution. Through the treatments they have at their disposal, our ophthalmology department can alleviate symptoms like:

Finding us

Spire Wirral will be your nearest Spire facility if you live in areas like Deeside, Ellesmere Port, Heswall, Hoylake and West Kirby. It’s easy to find, just along Holmwood Drive which can be accessed off junctions 3 or 4 of the M53.

How to get to us

As well as being close to the M53, you can also reach us by taking the train to Birkenhead Hamilton Square station, which is a 15 minute taxi ride away. Liverpool John Lennon Airport is approximately 17 miles from the hospital.

Find us on Google maps

Spire Murrayfield Hospital Wirral,

Holmwood Drive
Thingwall
Wirral
Merseyside
CH61 1AU

Main Switchboard:  0151 648 7000

Self-pay treatment enquiries:  0151 929 5408

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  • Mr Vincent Dubois

    Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
    MBBS, PGDip, FRC (Ophth)

    Specialises in

    • Cataract surgery
    • Laser eye treatment

    Mr Vincent Dubois
  • Mr Peter Glasman

    Consultant Opthalmic and Oculoplastic Surgeon
    MB ChB, FRCOphth

    I am a consultant ophthalmologist at Arrowe Park Hospital, Wirral, and lead the oculoplastic and acute services. I treat patients with a wide variety of eye problems and receive referrals from other specialists for patients with eyelid disorders, periocular sk…


    Mr Peter Glasman
  • Professor Heinrich Heimann

    Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
    State Medical Exam Berlin


    Professor Heinrich Heimann
  • Mr Austin McCormick

    Consultant Ophthalmic and Oculoplastic Surgeon
    MBCHB, FRCOphth

    Specialises in

    • Cataract removal surgery (Spire Liverpool Only)
    • Eyelid cyst surgery
    • Eyelid Ptosis
    • Eyelid surgery or eyebag removal
    • Oculoplastics

    Mr Austin McCormick
  • Mrs Philippa M Pennefather


    B Med Sci, MBBS (Hons), FRCOphth


    Mrs Philippa M Pennefather
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