Eye Surgery In Greece

Eye Surgery In GreeceOphthalmology is the branch of medicine that deals with the anatomy, physiology and diseases of the eye. The word ophthalmology comes from the Greek roots ophthalmos (eye) and literally means "the science of eyes".

In Greece, where agencies, private citizens and tourist entrepreneurs have joined forces towards the development of Medical Tourism, there is plenty of potential and excellent infrastructure to attract global traveler-patients. Modern ophthalmological centers equipped with cutting-edge technology and expert scientific staff offer high quality health services, safe surgical methods and competitive rates in treating ophthalmological disorders.

Ophthalmological Centers in Greece

Eye Surgery In GreeceBased on studies sponsored by the Hellenic Chamber of Hotels and carried out by accredited scientists, ophthalmology comes under Elective Medical Tourism whereby individuals travel across national borders with the intention of receiving specific medical care, motivated by factors such as the following:

  • a. Affordability of care abroad
  • b. Quality of health and hospitalization services
  • c. Wait times for care at home, and
  • d. Opportunity to combine health care with recreation, travel-holidays.

Eye Surgery In GreeceGreece has unique medical centers boasting cutting-edge equipment and scientific staff with international accreditation regarding the treatment of serious ophthalmological problems. Ophthalmological centers are found in several areas in Greece, including Athens, Thessaloniki and Crete. They have modern infrastructure, installations with high performance and pleasing aesthetics, experienced medical and nursing staff, offering ideal conditions for health care and hospitalization at competitive rates.

Internationally acclaimed eye clinics and hospitals located in various areas in Greece aim to upgrade the quality of life by offering advanced eye treatment to local and overseas patients. Super technological equipment and progressive methods are used to perform all types of vision correction diagnosis and treatment.

The clinics feature modern infrastructure, installations of high performance aesthetically pleasing and medical units fully equipped with cutting edge technology.

Eye Surgery In GreeceWith respect and dedication to mankind, with essential and top scientific approach, the expert medical staff place science and technology at the service of human health and quality of life. Qualified ophthalmologists, assisted by optometrists and an excellent nursing staff, are devoted to excellence in the diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases with the use of modern methods based on laser and micro surgical technologies to perform vision correction and cure complicated eye diseases, including laser vision correction, refractive surgery, cataract operations, keratoconus operations, glaucoma treatments, treatment of macular degeneration, children's ophthalmology, corneal transplants and conductive keratoplasty.

Unique infrastructure with multiple OR units, plenty of exam rooms, high tech equipment, IT systems, digital connections between departments, digital patient records and an experienced, highly qualified nursing personnel, guarantee high quality care and hospitalization.

Greece, an attractive tourist destination with unique characteristics, has the potential and suitable infrastructure to claim its place on the global map of Medical Tourism and create a brand name for itself in the sector. After all, Greece is the birthplace of medicine (Hippocrates was born on the Greek island of Kos) and science.

We invite you to Greece, with its famous hospitality and top level services, to combine your therapy with your holidays.

Ophthalmological Centers in Greece

Eye Clinic
Address: Plateia Eleytherias 44, Crete
Zip Code: 71201 Town: HERAKLION
Telephone: +30 2810 226198 Fax: +30 2810 343436
Glaucoma Laser Eye Center Athens​
Address: 1, Kapsali str. (1st floor), Kolonaki
Zip Code: 10674 Town: ATHENS
Telephone: +30 213 0325910 Fax: +30 213 0325912
Eye Clinic
Address: University of Crete, Crete
Zip Code: 71003 Town: HERAKLION
Telephone: +30 2810 371800 Fax: +30 2810 394653
email: veic@med.uoc.gr
Web: http://www.ivo.gr
Eye Clinic
Address: 74, Katechaki str.
Zip Code: 11525 Town: ATHENS
Telephone: +30 210 6755850 Fax: +30 210 6755851
email: omma90@otenet.gr
Web: www.omma90.gr
Specialized Eye Hospital
Address: 26, El. Venizelou str. & 2, Sina str. 
Zip Code: 106 72 Town: ATHENS
Telephone: +30 213 2052704, 2052852 Fax: +30 213 2052712
email: lazik@ophthalmiatreio.gr
Web: www.ophthalmiatreio.gr