Laser eye surgery at Moorfields Eye Hospital
Our laser eye surgery price is simple to understand, and we offer finance.
It is always a good idea to examine what the cost of surgery includes and what kind of aftercare is offered by the surgeon and clinic. A clear explanation of our fees is provided to patients wishing to have eye surgery with Mark Wilkins at Moorfields Eye Hospital. If you have any questions, please get in touch on 0207 566 2603.
At your consultation we provide a comprehensive service that few providers can match. You will undergo a series of specialist eye tests, and meet your consultant surgeon, Mark Wilkins. He explains your results in detail, providing comprehensive, objective advice to whether laser eye surgery is right for you, and which type of treatment best meets your needs.
You will be provided with all the information you need to make your own decision in your own time.
Laser eye surgery consultation £200
The above procedures are fees for both eyes. Unlike many other providers, we have a single fixed fee, i.e. there are no higher fees for patients with larger or more complex procedures like many of our competitors.
The above procedure fees include;
- Mark Wilkin’s surgery fees
- Moorfields Eye Hospital facility fee
- Aftercare drops at discharge
- One year of follow up consultation from the day of your treatment.
- Retreatments-only applicable in 5% of cases. There are no additional surgery fees for retreatments within two years from the date of your original surgery
Self-pay cataract & refractive lens exchange
Initial consultation £200
Self-pay surgery £3300
*This includes the cost of a single focus / monofocal lens. Special order; multifocal or toric lenses range from £600-£995 per lens.
**There is an additional Hospital fee of £605 per eye for femtophaco or laser assisted cataract surgery.
Insured Cataract Surgery
The procedure code for cataract surgery is (C7122). Insurance companies usually cover the Hospital fees and contribute towards the surgeon’s fees. It is important to check with them as it is highly likely not all the surgeon fees are covered and there may be a shortfall. Most insurance companies do not cover any special-order lenses, or the femtophaco / laser assisted cataract surgery technique (available at Moorfields only).
Corneal Graft Surgery
This fee ranges from £9,800 – £12,050 depending on the type of corneal graft surgery. The approximate costs are broken down as follows;
Hospital Estimate £2500 – £3600
Anaesthetist £600 – £750
Mark Wilkins £3000 – £4000 (Depending on type and complexity of corneal graft.
Graft Material £3700*
*We used U.S sourced corneal graft material. This is due to a shortage of UK corneal material. By using U.S sourced material we can guarantee that the corneal graft material with not be recalled by the NHS (who take priority over private patients), leading to your surgery being cancelled at short notice.
*The ICL fees do not include the lens fee which range from £760-£1230 per lens
When using insurance for your surgery, you will be provided a procedure code to pass to your insurer. You then contact us with your pre-authorisation and membership numbers. Shortfalls are collected in advance of your surgery based on insurance companies’ customary fees. If you have a higher level of cover, please let us know. We accept the following insurance companies;
BUPA, AXA PPP, Vitality, AVIVA, BUPA International, AXA International, Simply Health, WPA, SAGA, The Exeter, CS Healthcare
Moorfields Private Outpatients Centre
9-11 Bath Street
King Edward VII Hospital
5-10 Beaumont St, Marylebone, London
T:0207 566 2603
M:07831 919 634