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

Art exhibition: Wildlife photographer (until 02 October)

Wildlife photographer Martin Sean presents a stunning collection of black and white images ranging across continents.

You Made a Difference - July

A student health play specialist who goes above and beyond to provide fun filled activities for young patients and a senior sister who provides exceptional care and support for our elderly patients are the winners of July’s You Made a Difference awards.

IVF funding: Clinic offers support to couples

Support is being offered to couples who may be affected by an announcement that NHS funding for IVF treatment remains frozen in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.