Bury Community Eye Service - Managed Care

The Community Eye Service provides a number of ophthalmic services to people registered with a GP in Bury.

Our services include:

  • orthoptics (squints, double vision, lazy eye etc) for adults and children
  • ophthalmology for children
  • community glaucoma service
  • glasses testing for children
  • low vision aids for adults and children
  • a range of orthoptic specialisms including children with complex needs, stroke, specific literacy difficulties and adults with learning disabilities

We can assess the vision of the very young and provide advice to people with low vision and their carers.

The service is delivered at a number of community clinics in Bury and at Fairfield General Hospital.

The service is provided for all Bury residents registered with a Bury GP. Appropriate self referral is accepted as is from any clinical practitioner including High Street optometrists.

Orthoptic screening is offered to every child attending reception class in a Bury school.

Contact Information

4th Floor, Townside PCC
Knowsley Place

Tel: 0161 762 1692
Fax: 0161 762 1676
Parking Available: Yes

Opening Hours

Monday to Saturday 8.00am to 7.45pm

Referral Methods

  • Self referral
  • GP
  • Health professional
  • Social care professional