Local Information for Patients in Manchester

Local Information for Patients in Manchester, Salford and Trafford

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

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CUES (Urgent/acute eye problem service)

If you have an eye problems such as:

  • • Red or painful eye or eyelids
    • Recently occurring flashes and floaters
    • Recent and sudden loss of vision
    • Foreign body in the eye

you can contact one of the CUES accredited optometry practices.

Practice Search Vist the PES website for more information

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.

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Screening for Diabetic Eye Disease

In South Manchester this service is provided by certain optical practices and other sites.

You will be sent a list of locations when you are notified by the NHS that your screening is due.