Welcome to Ipswich Hospital
Our Passion, Your Care

Monday, 23 October 2017
How to Get in Touch With Us

Staff can help you more quickly if you quote your hospital number when you contact us.
It would help the receptionist if you bring your appointment card and/or letter every time you come to the department.

Appointment enquiries
Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm – please call 01473 703230.

If your eye problem is getting worse
Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm – please call 01473 703230 and you be put through to the clinic coordinator.

Monday to Friday 4pm to 9am, weekends and bank holidays – please call 01473 712233 and ask to speak to the on-call ophthalmologist. You will be able to speak to a doctor.

Eye Clinic liaison officer
Please call 01473 703840 Monday to Friday 9.30am to 4pm.

New appointments (first visit to the Eye Department)
• To check, make, cancel or alter a new appointment – 01473 703230
• Patients who have been referred to the acute referral clinic – 01473 703230

New diabetic appointments
If you have a query, please contact 01473 702752

Follow-up appointments
• For general patient enquiries – 01473 703230
• To check, or alter an Argon laser appointment – 01473 704147
• To check, or alter a YAG laser appointment – 01473 703230

Waiting list queries
For any waiting list queries, please contact your consultant's secretary:
• Mr Kiel and Mr Edelsten's patients, call their secretary on 01473 702597
• Mr Goble and Mr Vayalambrone's patients, call their secretary on 01473 703502
• Miss Murthy and Mr Kostakis's patients, call their secretary on 01473 702298
• Mr Hardman-Lea's patients, call his secretary on 01473 703184
• Mr Poornesh's patients, call his secretary on 01473 704149

Admissions
Ophthalmic Day Care Unit 01473 702655

Ophthalmology Pre-assessment
If you have a query, please contact 01473 704212

Optometry
If you have a query, please contact 01473 703232

Orthoptics
If you have a query or appointment enquiry, please contact 01473 703663

Garrett Anderson Eye Suite (GAES)
If you have a query about MACASS, Eyediabtreat or MACTREAT procedures, please contact 01473 702806 or 702807