Ophthalmology is the area of medicine concerning eye health, particularly the kind of conditions that can cause problems to the eyes. Ophthalmologists are medics who work in this area, and they’re experienced at treating and relieving these common complaints.
At Spire, our team of ophthalmologists in the Norwich area can provide you with rapid access to care. Using all the latest techniques and technologies, they can rid you of unpleasant symptoms and could help improve your vision, so you can see the world clearly again.
Treatments offered in Norwich
When an eye condition develops, it can stop you in your tracks. Thankfully, the team of private ophthalmologists in Norfolk can almost always find a solution, often through treatments and procedures including:
Conditions treated in Norwich
At Spire Norwich Hospital, the ophthalmology department will have seen and dealt with all manner of eye conditions before. That’s why they’re the best place to turn to if you’re experiencing unpleasant symptoms, with treatments available for conditions such as:
Symptoms treated in Norwich
Eye-related health issues can start to impact your vision and may even worsen if left untreated. These symptoms are not something you need to live with, as Spire Norwich’s ophthalmology department can provide relief for things like:
Spire Norwich Hospital is located in the western edges of the city, just off Watton Road and close to the River Yare. For those travelling in from further afield, the A47 Norwich Southern Bypass should prove handy. This is also the nearest Spire facility for neighbouring towns such as Cromer, Great Yarmouth, Hunstanton, King’s Lynn and Lowestoft.
Spire Norwich Hospital is situated just off the A47 southern bypass, close to the University of East Anglia and just three miles from the city centre. Norwich is just over 100 miles from London and Stansted Airport is approximately 75 minutes by car.
MD, BSc(Hons), FRCOphth, DO(RCS)
I trained at St Thomas' Hospital, London, Moorfields Eye Hospital, London and Eye Care Centre, Vancouver, Canada. My Research (MD) was completed at the Institute of Ophthalmology (London) UK and my Specialist Fellowship at the University of British Columbia, V…
MA (Cantab), MBBS, MRCP, FRCOphth
I specialise in cataract surgery and treatment of retinal diseases. I studied at Cambridge University before training at the world-famous Moorfields Eye Hospital.
I am a high volume cataract surgeon performing over 700 cataract operations per year at Spire Norwich Hospital, Norfolk & Norwich Hospital and Cromer Hospital. Pre-existing refractive errors (long sightedness, short sightedness and astigmatism) can be corr…
MA(Cantab.), MB BChir, MD, FRCOphth
I am a cataract specialist and a glaucoma specialist. My other interests include neuro-ophthalmology, vision for driving and anaesthesia for ophthalmology. I also undertake medico-legal (expert witness) work. I have been working at Spire Norwich Hospital since…