BMI Sarum Road HospitalSarum Road, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 5HA Directions
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Expert assessment and treatment for a wide range of eye and vision problems
They would be delighted to meet with you and help you to access the most suitable treatment for your particular vision needs.
In a healthy eye, light passes through the cornea at the front of the eye, then the clear lens in the middle of the eye and is focussed onto the retina at the back of the eyeball.
The retina changes the light energy into electrical impulses, which are then transmitted along the optic nerve to the brain. The brain processes these electrical impulses to give us our sight.
If any of these complex parts or processes is disrupted – whether by injury, disease or as a result of ageing – vision will be affected.
When something affects the normal working of the eye, it can cause certain symptoms. People visit us for help because they are concerned about signs and symptoms like:
When you visit BMI Sarum Road Hospital for your private eye care appointment, your consultant will thoroughly investigate the cause of your symptoms to determine the cause. Eye conditions that can cause problems in or around the eye include:
Whatever symptoms you may have, the highly experienced consultants at BMI Sarum Road Hospital will oversee every aspect of your care, tailoring treatment to your specific needs and what is best for you.
* Please note that at BMI Sarum Road Hospital, we do not provide laser eye surgery, refractive eye surgery, treatment for retinal detachment or vitreoretinal conditions such as macula hole and surgical treatment for diabetic retinopathy. Our Consultant Ophthalmologists will be happy to see you for assessment of these conditions and will then refer you to the most appropriate specialist outside the hospital if required.
They will carry out an examination of your eyes (this is known as an ophthalmologic examination), to determine your current vision and the health of your eyes. They may use:
This may be all that is needed to make a diagnosis, in which case your consultant will explain the results with you and answer any questions or concerns you may have. If treatment is needed, they will discuss options with you so that you can make an informed choice about treatment.
In other cases, further investigations may be needed. This may be:
Once the results of any investigations are back and a diagnosis has been made, treatment will be planned.
Most of our patients live in Winchester and the surrounding areas, but excellent road access makes it easy to visit us from further afield as well.
People are usually referred to us by their optician or GP, or are recommended to us by a friend or family member.
When you visit BMI Sarum Road Hospital for help with your eye health, you will benefit from:
If you have any concerns about your eye health, whether caused by visual changes, eye pain or lumps around your eye or eyelid, why not book a private eye appointment with one of our experienced specialists to get the help you need without delay?
Pay for yourself with our fixed price packages. This includes your pre-assessment, treatment, follow-ups and six months of aftercare.
We are widely recognised by health insurers. Ask your insurer about your cover and for an insurer pre-authorisation code.
Pay for yourself with monthly repayments spread over 12 months, interest-free (terms and conditions apply)