As an NHS patient you are able to choose which hospital you would like for cataract surgery. There are usually a few options, including local NHS hospitals and also independent providers contracted to provide NHS cataract surgery. Your optician will let you know what hospitals and providers are available and you can choose the one that suits you best.
Referral – how do I get a referral for surgery?
Symptoms – Can you see cataracts?
LASIK surgery – Can a person with cataracts have LASIK surgery?
Symptoms – How can you tell if you have cataracts?