Minor Eye Conditions Service (MECS)


Available to NHS patients who are registered with a GP in the Islington CCG areas. This service is free.

Flashing Lights, Floaters, Red eye, etc

Delaying is not a healthy options and you should seek professional help from your GP, from our Optometrists or the Hospital. 

Andrew is qualified in the provision for care in Minor Eye Conditions and in Islington this service is extended for enhanced service of Cataract Referral and Glaucoma Referral Refinement. All patients registered with a GP in the Islington area are able to get a consultation with Andrew. You will be asked your symptoms to confirm it is one of the conditions covered. All appointments are funded by the NHS as part of the shared care scheme.

This is not an eye test and will be centred around the presenting symptom only. If necessary, Andrew will be able to prescribe medications and carry out relevent referral to an ophthalmologist if required.