Please Note: there are currently changes to our service due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please see our leaflet for more information.
The Ophthalmology department works across the County, with outpatient departments in the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, Princess Royal Hospital, Telford and Wrekin Community Clinic, Telford. We also provide outreach clinics in Whitchurch and Welshpool.
Complex eye surgery is performed at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, we also carry out routine cataract surgery at the Wrekin Community Clinic in Telford. Paediatric eye surgery is carried out in the Princess Royal Hospital Day Surgery Unit.
We have specialised clinics for the treatment of macular degeneration at both the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital and the Princess Royal Hospital.
Have you or someone you cared for visited our Ophthalmology Team recently?
The Ophthalmology Team is striving to ensure patients receive appointments in line with clinically recommended waiting times. Ophthalmology currently provides services from 3 main sites:
- Royal Shrewsbury Hospital,
- Princess Royal Hospital
- Euston House in Telford.