You can also get information and advice on eye conditions and treatments from our telephone helpline, Moorfields direct, on 020 7566 2345. The helpline is staffed by experienced ophthalmic nurses and open from 9am - 9pm, Monday to Friday and from 8.30am to 5pm on Saturdays. At busy times we might not be able to answer your call straight away. Please bear with us and call back a little later if this happens.
Accident & Emergency frequently asked questions
Nearly all of our patients are treated, referred to one of our specialist services or discharged within four hours.
Who will I see in the A&E department?
Everyone is assessed by a medical professional on arrival who will assess how serious your condition is and whether you need to be seen in the department on the day of arrival. Depending on your needs, you will be treated by either an emergency nurse practitioner or one of our A&E doctors.
Which consultants work in the A&E service?
Mr Gordon Hay – service director
Mr Richard Andrews
Ms Michele Beaconsfield
Mr Raja Das-Bhaumik
Mr Alex Day
Mr Badrul Hussain
Ms Emma Jones
Mr Christopher Leak
Ms Branka Marjanovic
Mr Luke Nicholson
Ms Lola Ogunbowale
Mr Romil Patel
Ms Renata Puertas
Ms Poornima Rai
Mr Kamran Saha
Ms Dilani Siriwardena
Mr George Voyatzis
For details about individual consultants, please visit the our consultants section.