Patients at Moorfields Eye Hospital, City Road will be able to check in to their appointments via new check-in kiosks
Professor Nora Ann Colton will take up the post in April 2018.
The genetics service provides testing and counselling for patients and families with inherited eye disease.
Due to a burst water main on City Road, a part of City Road is cordoned off.
All appointments and scheduled operations taking place as usual
The Duke Elder ward will undergo a full refurbishment, providing an improved, redesigned clinical environment.
The new system is designed to improve visualisation of the back of the eye during surgery.
David Probert, chief executive at Moorfields, shares his key thoughts from the past six months