COVID-19 Update

To protect you and our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve made changes to our hospital sites and limited the number of hospital visitors.

Full details of these can be found on our website.

We would like to thank you for your understanding during this time.

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Orthoptics (Adults)

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The Orthoptics Service aims to diagnose and treat patients with eye problems such as glaucoma, double vision, or difficulty in controlling eyes.

The service provides:

  • Ocular Motility Clinic to diagnose and treat patients with double vision/ difficulty in controlling eyes. This take place at Trafford General Hospital. All other adult clinics are at Altrincham
  • Visual Field tests to aid diagnosis of glaucoma and neurological conditions;
  • Glaucoma clinic (Advanced practitioner) for stable glaucoma patients who need to be monitored for life.