Ophthalmology at Newcastle Hospitals Private Healthcare

We are pleased to offer a range of ophthalmic services at Newcastle Hospitals. We believe that that the skill of the consultants with the support of the one of the UK’s leading hospitals offers patients the very best in ophthalmology. Contact: (0191) 2336346 to book an appointment. Charges for a private out-patient appointment are £160.00 for a new appointment and £100.00 for a follow-up consultation.

At the Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, we have one of the busiest Ophthalmology Departments in the country. Our Consultants give you the opportunity to access the service privately and at your convenience.

Eye Surgery, private diagnosis and treatment is available for cataract – (please see our cataract page for prices) and most other eye problems such as :-

Age related macular degeneration and other retinal problems
Corneal disease and dry eye
Inflammatory eye disease and Uveitis
Medical Ophthalmology (Eye disease linked to medical problems elsewhere in the body)
Children’s eye problems & children’s and adult squint
Oculoplastic Surgery

Our consultants are:-
Mr Eric Barnes MBBS MRCP FRCOphth GMC Code: 3351273
Prof Francisco Figueiredo MD, PhD, FRCOphth GMC Code: 4282479
Mr Krishnamoothy Narayanan MBBS M.S. Ophthalmology F.R.C.S.(Edin)Ophthalmology GMC Code: 4600851
Mr Ayad Shafiq FRCOPhth, MRCPPaeds, BM &BCh, DCH, MA GMC Code: 3548341
Mr Kevin Stannard GMC Code: 2445193
Mr James Talks MA MB Bchir MRCP FRCOphth GMC Code:3285275