Professor Carlos Pavesio examining a patient's eye

Uveitis service

Our uveitis service is one of the most advanced in the world with a multidisciplinary team of specialists supporting you to manage your condition 

Why choose Moorfields Private for your uveitis treatment?

The latest technology

Our diagnostics, including spectralis and OCT machines, ophthalmic lasers and pathology analysis (blood investigations) are all delivered using the latest technology so you can be confident of the most accurate results.

A specialist pharmacy

Our dedicated ophthalmic pharmacy is staffed by pharmacists dealing only with ophthalmic conditions and medications. This means they are experts in the specialist drugs used to treat uveitis and are able to give full guidance on managing side effects.

The full range of treatments

Our consultants are able to provide the full range of treatment for uveitis. This includes:

  • Eye drops
  • Steroids and anti-inflammatories
  • Injections
  • Surgery
  • Biologics
  • Implants

All our treatments are delivered in line with the latest research and best practice within global ophthalmology.

The latest research

Moorfields is a world leader in ophthalmology research with our consultant team leading national and international clinical trials into the latest treatments.

You can find the latest research trials at Moorfields here.

World leading experts working together 

Our consultant team work together, particularly for complex cases, to discuss cases as a multidisciplinary panel. The uveitis team also work closely with other specialties within Moorfields. As one of the largest uveitis departments in the UK and the largest ophthalmology centre in the UK, we have the resource to ensure you get the right diagnosis.

Our specialist nurses and technicians also support the team to ensure the best possible outcome for you.

We have


specialist uveitis consultants

I have been treated very well when visiting Moorfields. My consultant is amazing, he takes time with me and explains things to me in a way I’d understand. I have had continuity with him and always feel looked after while I’m there from nurses and receptionists.

Verified patient from Doctify, seen for uveitis in November 2023

Services we offer


There are many types of uveitis and the sooner uveitis is treated, the more successful the treatment is likely to be. Getting the right diagnosis quickly is essential and we have have the expertise and diagnostic equipment to get it right first time.

Effective treatment

Treatment for both chronic and acute uveitis is available at Moorfields Private. Your consultant will create a personalised treatment plan for you to ensure you get the best possible outcome.

Second opinion

Uveitis is a complex disease. If you have been treated elsewhere or would like one of our expert team to review your treatment plan, book a  consultation with one of our expert consultants for a second opinion.

Routine check up

Chronic uveitis can flare up periodically. Our consultants can offer routine check ups annually to ensure your uveitis is managed effectively and give you peace of mind.

Patient information

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