Eye (ophthalmology) patient leaflets

 

This page lists leaflets produced or used by our department. Each leaflet is reviewed at least every three years to make sure it is kept up to date.

Corneal graft

Description:
This leaflet contains information for people who require an operation called a corneal graft to improve their eyesight. It explains what a corneal graft involves, as well as the risks and benefits of the procedure.

Dacryocystrhinostomy (DCR)

Description:
This leaflet explains about dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR) including the benefits, risks and any alternatives, together with what you can expect when you come to hospital.

Diabetic Eye Screening in Pregnancy

Description:
This leaflet explains about the South East London Diabetic Eye Screening Programme.

Dry eye syndrome

Description:
The aim of this information sheet is to answer any questions you may have about dry eye syndrome.

Endoscopic cyclophotocoagulation

Description:
This leaflet gives you information about the endoscopic cyclophotocoagulation procedure.

Eye drops - Advice after dilating eye drops

Description:
Information leaflet after having dilating eye drops to enlarge your pupils to help us examine the back of your eyes.

Eyelid malposition correction surgery (Entropion/Ectropion surgery)

Description:
This leaflet explains more about eyelid malposition correction surgery, including the benefits, risks and any alternatives. It also provides information on what you can expect when you come to hospital.

Eyelid tumour removal and reconstruction surgery

Description:
This leaflet explains more about tumour removal and reconstruction surgery, including the benefits, risks and any alternatives. It also provides information on what you can expect when you come to hospital.

Fundus fluorescein angiography test

Description:
This leaflet provides information about your fundus fluorescein angiography test to investigate your eye condition.

Glaucoma - Being a 'glaucoma suspect'

Description:
This leaflet provides information about what being a 'glaucoma suspect' means and the signs that may indicate glaucoma.
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