Eye Clinic

Located on the first floor of the Ireland Wood Surgery, the Ireland Wood Eye Clinic provides care for NHS patients in the community

About Us

Ireland Wood Eye clinic was established in 1994 and moved into a new purpose built facility in October 2016.
We are a consultant led community ophthalmology service based in the north of Leeds.
We provide multidisciplinary care with the most up-to-date diagnostic equipment for the management of complex conditions.
In April 2018 Eye Casualty was launched in partnership with Leeds Teaching Hospital Trust

The Service

  • This is a referral only service, available to all NHS patients. we welcome referrals from GPs, optometrists and other HES providers
  • Patients are seen and diagnosed close to home with easy access to free parking
  • Our waiting times are significantly shorter than most alternative providers.
  • Weekly minor surgery
  • Urgent eye casualty assessment can be arranged via our GP or Optician (by appointment only)

The Clinical Team

  • Mr Paul Brogden: Consultant with a specialist interest in glaucoma
  • Mr Simon Dewsbury: Consultant Ophthalmologist
  • Dr Andy Brown: GPwSPI Ophthalmology
  • Dr Keith Watson: GPwSPI Ophthalmology
  • Mr A Ruigrok: Specialist Ophthalmologist
  • Miss Anupa Patel: Advanced Specialist Optometrist
  • Mrs Ruth Wint: Specialist Optometrist
  • Mrs Kirsten Ross: Specialist Optometrist

The Eye Clinic Team

Anneliese: Team Leader

Charlotte: Eye Clinic Receptionist

Carla: Eye Clinic Secretary

Andrea: Eye Clinic Technician

Natasha: Eye Clinic Technician

Rabia: Eye Clinic Technician

Eye Care for NHS Patients in the Community

Conditions Treated

  • Glaucoma Diagnosis & continued treatment management
  • Ocular hypertension monitoring
  • External eye disease
  • Watery eyes
  • Dry Eyes
  • Suspected dry AMD
  • Pigmented lesions
  • Visual disturbances
  • Retinal problems
  • Blurred vision & loss of peripheral vision
  • Non urgent floaters
  • Any Vague visual or eye related problems
  • Minor op procedures (non-Cosmetic) for removal of eyelid lesions
  • CVI Registrations for the sight impaired


Children under the age of 16

Suspected eyelid cancers

Suspected or diagnosed Keratoconus

Cataract surgery

YAG Capsulotomy



Low visual aids assessment


Email: [email protected]

Phone: 0113 2699320


Ireland Wood Eye Clinic
First Floor, Ireland Wood Surgery
Iveson Approach

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