Test may spot glaucoma before symptoms begin

Find the article here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-39725588 It might be possible to treat the main cause of permanent blindness before people notice any loss of vision, say University College London researchers. They have developed a new kind of eye exam that might spot glaucoma a decade before symptoms appear. It uses a fluorescent dye that sticks to

May 4, 2017

Our Private Healthcare Award!

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April 11, 2017

Our Patient Service Award

  We’re proud to announce that whatclinic.com have given us the Patient Service Award 2017! Thank you for the recognition!

March 28, 2017

World Glaucoma Week 12-18 March

World Glaucoma Week is here! To prevent blindness from Glaucoma, make sure you book an appointment to get your eyes checked with us! Glaucoma occurs when pressure builds up in the eye from excess fluid. Early detection and treatment can preserve eyesight, but there is no cure for the disease once it has progressed. Here

March 11, 2017

Our Top Tweets

1. Eyes are thought to have first developed in animals, in a very basic form, around 550 million years ago. 2. The world’s most common eye colour is brown. 3. Your eye is the fastest muscle in your body – hence why when something happens quickly, we say ‘in the blink of an eye!’ 4.

March 1, 2017

Happy New Year!

We wish you all a very happy New Year! May 2017 bring you lots of joy, health and happiness.

December 31, 2016

10 Amazing Eye Facts

Check out these amazing eye facts shared by rendia.com Eye scans offer the highest security. While it may sound like sci-fi, Wells Fargo and other institutions are now using eye scans and other biometric markers such as voice- and face-recognition to enhance security for multimillion-dollar account holders. While fingerprint identification is now commonplace on many smartphones, a fingerprint

October 20, 2016

Yoga for the Eyes will NOT improve your sight!

A recent article in the DailyMail Online suggested that something as simple as Eye Yoga might help eye dryness, hay fever and even improve short- and long sightedness. This is not true – if you’re worried about your eyesight or suffer from dry eyes, hay fever or eye strain, we strongly recommend that you see

May 25, 2016

Circle Lens Trend Could be Harmful

Circle lenses, a type of colored contacts imported from Asia that make the wearer look as though they have enlarged eyes, are set to be one of the New Year’s biggest beauty trends, having first risen to popularity four years ago. This new trend however could be harmful to your eye sight and is not

January 5, 2015

Happy Holidays!

The London Ophthalmology Centre would like to wish you a very Happy Holiday season! We hope you have great time and see in the new year in good health! The clinic will be open as usual, please call to check our availability and book your appointment on 020 7000 3193 or 0800 756 9993 or

December 22, 2014