|First appointment||From appointment to treatment|
|5 weeks||5-6 weeks|
Please note: waiting times displayed are indicative and can change on a daily basis.
At Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre we offer free NHS treatments to all patients. You are not required to pay if you are an NHS patient and have been referred for treatment by your GP.
We also offer an affordable self pay option for patients who do not have health insurance, or have been told they are ineligible for NHS treatment.
Cataract treatment is a surgical procedure to remove the lens which has become cloudy and replace with an artificial lens or IOL. The procedure is typically performed on an outpatient basis and does not require an overnight stay in the hospital.
Are you planning to have a flu jab?
If you are scheduled for surgery, please be aware your operation could be cancelled if you are vaccinated one week before your surgery date.
For any questions, contact our outpatient team on 01752 506014 (Monday-Friday, 7am-8pm).