Cost of private cataract surgery

Self pay fees*

*Insured patients should check with their insurer to clarify individual coverage as some aspects of surgery such as femtolaser cataract surgery or advanced technology multifocal lenses may not be fully covered. 


Cataract Consultation

First consultation fee -  £200


Femtosecond laser cataract surgery

With monofocal lens -  £ 3830 per eye

With advanced multifocal lens - £ 3830 plus £552 to £885 per eye depending on lens type


Traditional phacoemulsification cataract surgery (non laser)

With monofocal lens - £ 3225 per eye

With Premium Zeiss monofocal lens - £ 250 per eye

With advanced multifocal lens -£ 3225 plus £552 to £1300 per eye depending on lens type


Custom made advanced lenses 

Toric multifocals may need to be bespokely manufactured. These lenses may incur additional costs. Patients will be informed of these. 


What your cataract package includes

The quoted fees include the surgeons fees, hospital fee and anaesthetist fee. It also includes your immediate post operative medications and follow up appointments related to your surgery for 6 months. Please note that consultations related to other ocular conditions may be charged for. YAG laser treatment if required will incur additional costs.


These fees are correct at the time of writing but subject to annual review