Cataract Surgery Cost at Eye Clinic London

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Monofocal Lens

from 2500per eye
  • Includes surgeon fees
  • Includes lens fees
  • Includes hospital fees
  • Includes 1 months worth of follow up appointments
  • Includes a lens that corrects distance vision

Monofocal Toric Lens

from 2850per eye
  • Includes surgeon fees
  • Includes lens fees
  • Includes hospital fees
  • Includes 1 months worth of follow up appointments
  • Includes a lens that corrects distance vision and astigmatism

Multifocal Lens

from 3450per eye
  • Includes surgeon fees
  • Includes lens fees
  • Includes hospital fees
  • Includes 1 months worth of follow up appointments
  • Includes a lens that corrects distance and near vision

Multifocal Toric Lens

from 3700per eye
  • Includes surgeon fees
  • Includes lens fees
  • Includes hospital fees
  • Includes 1 months worth of follow up appointments
  • Includes a lens that corrects distance and near vision, and astigmatism

“I have to say, Mr Hamada is a safe pair of hands”

What is Samer Hamada's training, background and experience in eye surgery

“He always makes time for me…he’s highly professional… I feel really at home with him… he’s an all-round brilliant person… If I ever have any problems, I would find him. Even if he changes his country, I’ll track him down.” – Annabel Giles.

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Pricing details


A comprehensive assessment and diagnostic tests will often precede your consultation with Mr Samer Hamada. You may also see one of our optometrists for preliminary consultation and examination, and in case of a child, an orthoptic assessment might be necessary. The thoroughness of our consultations means that your visit to the clinic can sometimes take double or triple the time it takes in other clinics, but we feel that this is necessary to achieve the best outcome.

By the end of your consultation, you will have a clear and bespoke management plan. We strive to build a trusted relationship with our patients. Our measures of success derive from patients feedback as well as objective measures of everything we do.

We always like to hear from you to improve our services. We appreciate and welcome any feedback that you can share with us after your treatment.

Here’s more about private cataract surgery costs in London.

  • Consultation – £250.00
  • Dry Eye/MGD Consultation – £300.00
  • Follow Up – £175.00
  • Second Opinion Consultation – £350.00
  • Consultation – £200.00
  • Dry Eye/MGD Consultation – £250.00
  • Follow Up – £120.00
  • Second Opinion Consultation £300.00

* Please be advised that if you require additional scans or more in-depth assessment on the day of a consultation or follow-up, additional fees will apply*

  • YAG after Cataract/RLE – Starting from £550.00 per eye

*Final price of surgery will be given following a consultation and once the location of surgery has been chosen*

If you have private health insurance, the consultations including investigations and diagnostics are normally covered by your insurer (pending an authorisation from your insurer). Insurers differ in their cover, so please check with your insurer directly. Most insurers do not cover consultations for refractive surgery.

Price changes

Prices are correct at the time of writing and are subject to change.


Here’s how our prices compare in the UK



  • Only Monofocal Lens Implant
  • No toric lenses offered
  • Not all cases considered
  • No consultation with the surgeon prior to treatment
  • Free
  • Waiting time: approx. 18 weeks

Eye Clinic London

from 2500 - 3850per eye
  • Multifocal or Monofocal Lens Implant
  • Toric lenses offered at an additional cost
  • All cases considered
  • Consultation with the surgeon always offered
  • Free initial consultation, paid treatment
  • Waiting time: approx. 4-8 weeks

Private Clinic or Hospital

from 1995 - 4500per eye
  • Multifocal or Monofocal Lens Implant
  • Toric lenses offered at an additional cost
  • All cases considered
  • Consultation with the surgeon sometimes offered
  • Consultation not always free
  • Waiting time: approx. 8 weeks

What my cataract surgery patients love about my service


“As soon as I met Mr Hamada, I knew I was in safe hands. He is an expert in his field, and very reassuring. His work was impeccable, and I would thoroughly recommend him to anyone wanting a professional, kindly, expert service.”

Annabel Giles, Lens replacement

“I came all the way from the US to be evaluated by Mr. Samer Hamada who provided me with a world-class experience. I was treated with technology that doesn’t exist in the United States. My vision improved significantly since the surgery. Mr. Samer Hamada is definitely a Keratoconus expert.”

Tareq Kass Hout, Keratoconus
“I am glad to be with Mr Hamada. I am glad to be examined by Mr Hamada who acts responsibly and professionally. I never had this experience before from a previous ophthalmologist. I am thankful to Mr Hamada for the successful diagnosis and treatment of my case.”
Ghiath Sumainah

“What a Consultant. Dr. Hamada is a man who was born for this profession. As soon as we walked into the room you felt that you had met a man who was gentle and kind. His demeanour was of a man who knew his trade. He speaks in a way that you will understand. He explains exactly what is wrong and the way he will help fix it for you.”

Sam Brock

“My eyes got really sore, tired and gritty feeling this year. It kept getting worse for about 6 months and every time I thought about it, I kept thinking it would eventually go away, but it just didn’t budge. So I want to say a big thank you to eye doctor Mr Samer Hamada who finally sorted me out! Apart from the eye tests I expected, he also took a really personal approach. I appreciate that he asked questions about my whole diet and lifestyle which helped him to quickly figure out why my eye surface was inflamed. I now have simple steps I can take to reduce the inflammation through diet and lifestyle changes which I’ve now been doing for 2 weeks. I also have been using the special non-preservative eye drops and gels that Mr Hamada provided. My eyes are already feeling so much better and I’m so relieved to have had help to sort this out. If you’ve been noticing your eyes getting dry – don’t wait to sort it out as it keeps getting continually worse and you can find relief very quickly with the right help.”

Laura Livesey, Dry eye

“Mr Hamada’s London Eye Care and his team are a delight. Nothing was too much trouble and the help, support, advice and guidance before during and after the surgery was all world class. I have worn glasses since the age of 13 years and had the onset of cataracts for the last five so it has all been very much a life changing experience to be free from glasses once more.”

Timothy Thompson

“We saw Mr Hamada after our 14-year-old son was diagnosed with keratoconus by another specialist. Mr Hamada talked us through the pros and cons of the cxl epi off and epi on procedures, he answered all our many and detailed questions without rushing us and as openly and honestly as possible. We opted to go ahead with cxl epi off with Mr Hamada. Our experience with Mr Hamada and his team, from his incredibly informative and supportive Secretary Joanna, nurse Mimi and Mr Hamada himself who was incredibly reassuring and put us and our son at ease both before, during and after the procedure, and at each follow-on appointment, has been the best possible. I would go so far as to say that he and his team are by far the best medical team I have ever experienced. I recommend him highly and would be happy to speak to anyone considering an expert in this field.”

Lisa & George, Keratoconus

“I would not hesitate to recommend Dr Hamada and his team. From the first call to inquire about booking an appointment to booking it, I was so impressed with his wonderful secretary Joanna- she really is worth her weight in gold, her lovely manner and care made me decide to go for this clinic. Dr Hamada was a lovely man with a very kind and thorougher way about him – he put my 4-year-old daughter at ease. The appointment was lengthy but at no point were we rushed and able to ask as many questions- things were explained so well. I would have no hesitation at all to recommend anyone to use Dr Hamada and his team- I have already recommended to some other parents.”


“Mr Hamada, his assistant Joanna and his ophthalmic technicians provide a caring, efficient and high quality service. From the admin through to the surgical aftercare we were very well looked after and we had a high degree of confidence in Mr Hamada’s abilities. Our daughter’s cataracts have been corrected (under general anaesthetic) and her quality of life has improved substantially. You also feel well cared for throughout – the human touch is vital in healthcare, but not always delivered, so well done and thanks to all of the team.”

Nat & Rich
“We were referred to Dr.Hamada by one of the UK experts. The expert himself admitted that Dr.Hamada was better than him!! We were not disappointed at all. Dr. Hamada was excellent with my child. His communication skills and knowledge were exemplary. He gave us clear management plan and would not hesitate to recommend him.”
V Nama
“Dr Hamada is an excellent, highly competent doctor with a very kind and sympathetic manner. His reputation for successfully treating dry eye patients seems unparalleled. His team are all extremely friendly and helpful, especially Dr Hamada’s PA Joanna, making the overall experience better than anywhere else I’ve been!”
Isla Cully, Dry eye
“Appointment setting and follow-up were very efficient and well managed. Mr Hamada was kind, reassuring, knowledgeable and had a very warm manner with my young son, making him instantly feel at ease. I feel that we can trust him and that he will finally be able to solve my son’s long-term eye problems that have stumped other eye doctors.”
“A real care provider – true in letter and spirit. After having seen few other consultants we were lucky to see Mr. Hamada. He treated my mother’s eyes and the prolonged inflammation finally went away. My mother went on to receive a corneal graft. Mr. Hamada and his clinic are simply wonderful. Their response is immediate every time even if it’s the weekend. Mr. Hamada puts a lot of personal attention answering every question very patiently and alleviating any fears. His manner is so kind that puts his patients completely at ease. This caring trait continues in the rest of his staff especially his assistant Joanna. I really can’t thank them enough. I thoroughly recommend anyone with eye problems to go to Mr. Hamada. You couldn’t be in better hands. He has treated my mother who is a long sufferer of eye problems. I am grateful always to Mr. Hamada and Joanna for all the support they have provided throughout.”
Charmaine Ghafur

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About the expert

Mr Samer Hamada | Consultant Ophthalmologist and Corneal Surgeon

MD, MSc, DO (hons), FRCSEd, FRCOphth I am Samer Hamada, founder and consultant ophthalmic surgeon with over 20 years’ experience in ophthalmology. I am a world-renowned specialist in cornea, cataract and refractive surgery. I’m not only a leading surgeon but also the only dual fellowship trained in corneal diseases in children from reputable institutions in the UK. At Eye Clinic London I work closely with other consultant ophthalmologists, optometrists and orthoptists to achieve the best outcomes for our patients. Our main aim is to make sure our patients get the safest and best treatments available to them. We put your safety before anything else so you can rest assured that if you choose us you will be in the best and safest hands.

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