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The King Edward VII’s Hospital Ophthalmology unit is one of the finest of its kind in London. Bringing together only the top ophthalmic surgeons from each discipline and the most sophisticated imaging technology, we are able to provide patients with rapid diagnosis and treatment for a wide range of conditions, all under one roof. Take comfort in the expertise and experience of our team of ophthalmic specialists, in the warm and supportive environment of King Edward VII’s Hospital.

Enquiries & Appointments

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Our Treatments

We have a carefully assembled team of top specialists covering all sub-specialties of ophthalmology from retinal disease to ocular plastics. Whatever your condition, you will find the treatment you need at King Edward VII’s. Here are some of our most common treatments:

Common Procedures


Our Service

You become the centre of our attention from the moment you arrive at King Edward VII’s Hospital. With a legacy dating back over 120 years, we are accustomed to managing every fine detail, ensuring your stay is both pleasant and relaxing, returning you to everyday life with as little disruption as possible.

  • Consultants– we have over 300 world-leading professionals hand-picked on an invitation basis, ensuring only the highest standards of treatment and care for our patients.
  • Nurses – long standing, specifically trained and dedicated individuals, operating on a traditional matron led ward system focused on cleanliness and care.
  • Rooms– individual residences designed around your needs, with all the latest facilities including en-suite bathrooms, internet connections, and a silver standard room service.

Our Experts


Mrs Veronica Ferguson  ›
Special interests include:
Cataract Surgery (+ 4 more)
Mr Michael Miller  ›
Special interests include:
Glaucoma (+ 1 more)
Mr Nicholas Strouthidis  ›
Special interests include:
Cataract Surgery (+ 2 more)
Professor Richard Collin  ›
Special interests include:
Eyelid Surgery (+ 8 more)
Mr Jonathan Jagger  ›
Special interests include:
Cataract Surgery (+ 1 more)
Mr Hugo Henderson  ›
Special interests include:
Ophthalmology (+ 3 more)
Mr John Brazier  ›
Special interests include:
Cataract Surgery (+ 5 more)
Mr Jonathan Dowler  ›
Special interests include:
Mr Alexander Ionides  ›
Special interests include:
Laser Eye Surgery (+ 2 more)
Mr Daniel Ezra  ›
Special interests include:
Blepharoplasty (+ 1 more)
Ms Louisa Wickham  ›
Special interests include:
Retinal Disease (+ 3 more)
Mr Mark Wilkins  ›
Special interests include:
Cataract (+ 5 more)
Professor Michel Michaelides  ›
Special interests include:
Retinal Disease (+ 3 more)

Our Experts

Ms Louisa Wickham – Consultant Ophthalmologist

I am really excited to have joined the team at the new ophthalmic department. We are now able to offer a more comprehensive range of ophthalmic services on a daily basis including management of surgical retina conditions such as macular hole, epiretinal membrane and advanced diabetic retinopathy.

Ms Louisa Wickham - FRCOpth GMC RSM ARVO BEAVRS
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Why King Edward VII's Hospital?

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We don’t have to make promises at King Edward VII’s Hospital.
Our standards are apparent in everything we do…
  • Just 56 beds – because we are dedicated to providing truly personalised care
  • Hand-picked specialists – we invite only the world’s top consultants for our patients
  • Consistently low patient to nurse ratios – ensuring that every patient gets the attention they deserve
  • In-house Head chef – serving restaurant quality fine-dining meals every day
  • Supporting Veterans – providing subsidised medical care to Veterans of the Armed Forces since 1899.

There is a reason why over 98% of our patients would recommend King Edward VII’s Hospital to family and friends.
Book your consultation today: Call 020 7467 4344