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Welcome to the Hounslow Community Ophthalmology Service

The newly formed Hounslow Community Ophthalmology Service (HCOS) is now working in partnership with Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust to provide a Consultant led community ophthalmology clinics for NHS Hounslow.



The clinics will take place at the following venues and times:

Ashford HospitalLondon Road, Ashford, Middlesex, TW15 3AA
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Monday AM
Heart of Hounslow92 Bath Road, Hounslow, Middlesex, TW3 3LN
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Tuesday AM and PM
Wednesday AM
Thursday AM and PM
Holly Road Medical CentreChiswick, W4 1NU
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Thursday PM
Stewart Duncan Opticians213 High Road, Brentford, Middlesex, TW8 8AH
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Friday PM


The new service will cover such conditions as:


Acute conditions
  • Watery eye
  • Dry eye
  • Red eye
  • Lid lesions
  • Blepharitis
  • Eyelash problems
  • Floaters / flashing lights
  • Field defects
  • Retinal lesions
  • Blurred vision
  • Some emergency provision

Chronic conditions

Glaucoma
  • Screening and management of suspected glaucoma or ocular hypertension per agreed criteria and NICE guidelines
  • Follow up of stable primary open angle glaucoma per agreed protocol

Cataract
  • Management as in line with NWL PPwT threshold and post-surgical follow up

Paediatric eye conditions
  • Strabismus
  • Amblyopia

Not for Ophthalmology
  • TIA and amaurosis fugax
  • Hemianopia
  • Migraine
  • Headaches without eye symptoms
  • Giant Cell Arteritis