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Minor eye condition service

This is a free NHS service available from specially trained Optometrists in the Cambridge area. This is available for patients over 16 years of age with the following conditions:

  • Red eyes, red lids
  • Dry, gritty, uncomfortable eyes
  • Irritated, inflamed eyes
  • Sticky discharge, watering eyes
  • Ingrown eyelashes
  • Foreign bodies in the eye
  • Some types of flashes/ floaters
  • Recent and sudden loss of vision.

Where can I go?

  • A & I Lask - 42 Chesterton Road, Cambridge, CB4 1EN                    01223357303
  • Anglia Ruskin University Eye Clinic - East Rd, Cambridge, CB1 1PT   01223698070
  • Boots Opticians - 20-21 Lion Yd, Cambridge, CB2 3NA                      01223360006
  • D Murphy Optometrists, 34 Newmarket Road, Cambridge, CB5 8DT  01223351819
  • Specsavers, 13-15 Fitzroy Street, Cambridge, CB1 1ER                    01223305241
  • Specsavers, 30 Lion Yd, Cambridge, CB2 3NA -                               01223366805

If you require immediate onward referral for a serious eye condition this can be arranged DIRECTLY from the clinic without needing a GP referral.

Minor eye conditions Leaflet

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