Information for patients
should see an orthoptist?
All children under 7 who have glasses or eye abnormalities
Anyone who experiences double vision
Information for students
is a combination of academic study and clinical placements. The clinical placements are across the UK and Republic of Ireland with the possibility of international ones too.
Information for commissioners
positively contribute to the NHS outcomes framework in a number of ways. We assess, diagnose, treat and monitor visual impairment. We also provide orthoptic services in the community.
Benefits of Membership
are provided with Medical & Professional Liability Insurance up to £2.5 million per claim (£5 million in total), together with Public Liability Insurance up to £5 million.
is the official journal of the British and Irish Orthoptic Society.