Local Information for Patients in West Pennine

Information leaflets on many eye conditions can be found on the leaflets page

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Minor Eye Conditions Service

Patients with GPs in Tameside and Glossop only – not available in Oldham Further information on this service is here:

Learn More Minor Eye Care Conditions


Stop before the Op

Patients are advised to stop smoking before any operation. There is a very informative website which explains the reasons why and also a YouTube video on the subject.

Learn More Stop before the Op!


Screening for Diabetic Eye Disease

In Tameside & Glaossop this service is provided by optical practices.

In Oldham this service is not provided from optical practices

In both cases you will be sent a list of practices when you are notified by the NHS that your screening is due