Outpatients at the eye unit

Our eye unit outpatient department assesses and treats up to 50,000 patients with a wide range of eye conditions every year. Based at Southampton General Hospital, we cover Southampton, Eastleigh, Chandler's Ford and the New Forest, but also see some patients from much further afield.

Our team are experienced in treating patients of all ages, including babies. The team includes consultants, ophthalmic (eye) nurse specialists, general nurses and health care assistants.

Find out more about what happens when you come in or see the various clinics that we run for diagnosis, treatment and follow-up.

Our outpatient department is open five days a week: 

  • Monday to Thursday, 7.45am to 6pm 
  • Friday, 7.45am to 3.30pm

For eye outpatient appointment enquiries please call 023 8120 5009.