Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre is one of the largest facility of its kind in Europe. Based at City Hospital in Birmingham, our facility receives referrals from hospitals and GPs across the region. We offer a comprehensive set of services including ophthalmology A&E, diagnostics, day surgery and outpatients, as well as housing administrative and educational facilities.
Changes to way patients are seen on arrival at the eye emergency department at the Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre (BMEC) have been introduced.  Click here to find out more.

  • Find Us

    Find Us

    When visiting any one of our Hospitals, be sure to check here for directions and contact details. Read in full

  • Services


    With so many services on offer you can find out more in our new, easy to use services area. Read in full

  • Research


    Engage is our vibrant online community website. Join us to discuss health issues and share your experiences. Read in full

  • Change Your Appointment

    Change Your Appointment

    We will soon be offering a service that allows you to change your appointment online. Read in full

  • Eye Conditions & Treatment

    Eye Conditions & Treatment

    A list of some of the common eye symptoms and the possible associated eye conditions with treatment options are included in this section. Read in full

  • Healthcare Professionals

    Healthcare Professionals

    BMEC and the Academic Unit of Ophthalmology, University of Birmingham is one of the largest ophthalmic teaching centres in Europe. Read in full