There are many different clinics in London offering laser eye surgery. Costs vary between the clinics so it is worthwhile visiting a few to get an idea of the different options available. The following list is meant as a starting point, rather than a comprehensive run down:
Centre for Sight
The Centre for Sight was established in 1996 and is based at the Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Trust. The Centre deals with all sorts of eye conditions along with laser eye surgery. They offer LASEK and LASIK procedures and also use wavefront technology to aid accuracy. They are expensive but offer specialist surgical expertise. They are also a Bausch and Lomb designated teaching institution.
Centre for Sight, 38 Queen Anne's Street, London, W1G 8HZ
Tel: 01342 321 201
London Vision Clinic
At London Vision Clinic, Professor Reinstein provides expert, customised, wavefront laser eye surgery. In addition to the expertise of a world renown surgeon, the London Vision Clinic offers the most advanced technology and superior customer service designed to ensure all patients achieve the very finest results. Call 0800 587 4705 or go to www.londonvisionclinic.com to book a complementary initial screening.
London Vision Clinic, 8 Devonshire Place, London, W1G 6HP
Moorfields Eye Hospital
As a specialist eye hospital Moorfields has a number of unique selling points which are bound to appeal to anyone thinking of undergoing laser eye surgery, notably expert surgeons and a high level of aftercare. An initial consultation costs £120. LASIK and LASEK cost £1500 per eye and PRK is still available from £900 per eye. Wavefront technology is also available and costs an additional £100.
Moorfields Eye Hospital, 162 City Rd, London, EC1V 2PD
Tel: 020 7253 3411
One of the largest laser eye surgery companies in the UK , Optimax are also one of the cheapest. Prices start at £495 per eye and there are a number of different payment options available. They offer LASEK and LASIK procedures and have a good reputation.
Optimax, 128 Finchley Road , London , NW3 5HT
Tel: 0870 5143314
Ultralase was the first company to offer laser eye treatment specialists in the UK and continue to be one of the largest. They provide a free consultation and prices start at £995 per eye. They currently perform LASEK and LASIK operations with wavefront as ‘extra'.
Ultralase, 216 Tottenham Court Rd, London , W1T 7PT
Tel: 0800 9888 237