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Why choose OCL for your cataract surgery?

Our cataract surgery is performed by some of the UK’s top 10 surgeons. They perform cataract surgery with advanced technologies including laser cataract surgery, Zeiss Callisto guided astigmatism correction and artificial, intelligence-driven, lens selection. We work closely with lens manufacturers to achieve your best potential vision.

If you have questions about cataract surgery and the options that are available for you, please call us on 0203 369 2020, or request a call back.

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What makes our cataract surgery unique?

Treatment tailored for you

You are always at the centre of everything we do. We do not offer a one size fits all approach but rather customise every single treatment to your individual visual needs, so you’ll always get the best procedure for your eyes and your vision

The choice for healthcare professionals

Our surgeons are known the world over and are some of the best in the country, with over 30,000 completed surgeries between them. We treat many surgeons, doctors and anaesthetists who also refer their friends and family to us as they know they will be in safe hands with our expert surgeons

State of the art technology

We have spared no expense. Eye surgery requires perfect precision, that’s why we have invested in only the latest and most advanced technology. We are not tied into any particular company or manufacturer which means we have complete freedom to choose the best from the many options

Experts you can trust

Patients need to be able to trust us with their eyes. We are honest with our approach and offer the very best evidence-based treatment with the your best interests always at heart. We pride ourselves on recruiting and retaining the best staff in the business to ensure that you are supported throughout every step of your journey.

Cataract surgery: private vs NHS

Private cataract surgery has several differences from routine NHS surgery, from reduced waiting lists to the type of replacement lenses available. The table below summarises the key differences:
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Provides cataract surgery

Monofocal lens implant

Enhanced Monofocal lenses

Consultant surgeons only

Toric lenses for astigmatism

Advanced lenses including trifocal

Femtosecond laser cataract surgery

Laser refinement of vision possible

Short waiting list

Option for both eyes same day surgery

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Looking for more information on what sets our cataract surgery apart? Our cataract surgery brochure contains all the information you need. View our brochure page to receive your free download.

Read our cataract surgery testimonials

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I would most definitely 100% recommend. What was achieved for me exceeded my greatest expectations. I am so delighted with my vision that it’s as if a whole new part of me has just hatched!

Read about Ann’s experience

We use premium lens technologies for cataract surgery

Permanent lens replacement/cataract surgery has evolved from the simple removal of a lens/cataract to the restoration of best possible vision.
Our surgeons work closely with the lens manufacturers to offer the best available proven technologies.

All our lenses have UV filters built-in for added protection. Our lens technologies include the premium Tecnis Eyhance enhanced monofocal lens and Trifocal lenses including the Tecnis Synergy, Rayner Rayone trifocal and Physiol Finevision trifocal.

Find out more

If you suffer from cataracts, you are more than likely suitable for surgery. If you have any questions around cataract surgery or our service, please feel free to make an enquiry or call us on 0203 369 2020