Referrals from Salford Optometrists are now being accepted by Warrington and Wigan Hospitals, using current stationery ( as well as Bolton)
Fees are claimed from LASCA in the normal manner.
The contact details for Warrington Hospital are:-
Address: Ophthalmology Primary Care Clinic
Warrington & Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Fax No: 01925 662209 â€“ If the Optometrist is faxing the referral a hard copy is also required.
And for Wigan Hospital:-
Address: Ophthalmology New Appointments
Royal Albert Edward Infirmary
Fax No: 01942 773308
Scanned Referrals can also be sent via email to wwl-tr.GPReferrals@nhs.net
Referrals to the Royal Albert Edward will have the assessment and pre-op in Wigan but the actual surgery will be carried out at Leigh Infirmary.
Royal Bolton Hospital
Bolton BL4 0JR
Private hospitals providing NHS surgery
Optegra Manchester Eye Hospital
One Didsbury Point 2 The Avenue (off The Boulevard), Didsbury, Manchester, M20 2EU
Phone: 0808 149 9557
Fax: 01483 90 30 99
Spa Medica Citygate Central,
Blantyre Street, Castlefield,
Manchester, M15 4SQ
Phone: 0161 838 0870
Fax: 0161 835 1704