Eye department (ophthalmology)

Addenbrooke's services

The department provides ophthalmology services for the city of Cambridge and a large area surrounding it. It also runs consultant-led outreach clinics in both Ely and Saffron Walden.

Patients needing specialised treatment come from a wide area. All the sub-specialities of ophthalmology are covered, including:

Retinal surgery, Medical ophthalmology, Diabetic eye disease, Glaucoma, Orbital, plastic and lacrimal surgery, Neuro-ophthalmology, Paediatric ophthalmology, Genetic clinic, Orthoptic and electrodiagnostic service.

Contact Ophthalmology

Eye Department (Ophthalmology)

Post box: 41
Cambridge University Hospitals
NHS Foundation Trust
Cambridge Biomedical Campus
Hills Road

For telephone numbers please see the various areas of the Eye Department.

Eye department news

Addenbrooke’s doctor awarded Hunterian medal for new imaging techniques to help patients at risk of stroke, heart attack and poor circulation

An Addenbrooke’s clinical lecturer has been awarded the prestigious Hunterian Professorship and Hunterian medal for his long-standing contribution to developing life- saving imaging techniques used in MRI scanners.

Art exhibition: Byard Art Gallery (until 13 Feb)

Art exhibition: Byard Art Galler

Christmas card competition 2019

We are delighted to be exhibiting artwork in the ATC corridor by pupils from Queen Emma Primary School who entered our Christmas card competition this year. Children that took part are in the key stage 1 classes, aged 5-7 years old.