Expert Consultant Eye Surgeon to Attend Information Evening at Abbotswood

On Tuesday 13th February 2018, Abbotswood Court in Romsey is hosting a free Eye Surgery Information evening with expert Consultant Eye Surgeon, Andrew Luff.

As we get older, we are at a higher risk of developing age-related eye conditions. It is estimated that in England alone 30% of people aged 65 years or older, have a visually impairing cataract in one or both eyes. Giving older people an insight into the various surgical treatments available, Abbotswood Court a luxury care home and retirement development in Romsey is hosting a dedicated Eye Surgery Information Evening.

The Eye Surgery Information Evening takes place from 6 pm on Tuesday 13th February 2018. It will include guest speaker, Andrew Luff, a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon from the Nuffield Health Wessex Hospital in Hampshire. Andrew specialises in vitreoretinal and cataract surgery and will discuss common age-related eye conditions such as cataracts. He will also speak about eye health and the different types of surgical treatments available. This will be followed by a question and answer session with refreshments served to attendees.

Andrew Luff said:

A normal part of ageing, there are a number of common eye condition which can affect us as we get older. At Abbotswood I look forward to discussing the range of surgical treatments that can help us enjoy clear vision, an active lifestyle and independence well into our later years.

Gemma Ridout-Bowden, General Manager of Abbotswood, said:

Providing you with an introduction to the latest treatments and benefits of eye surgery, our Eye Surgery Information Evening will give our attendees a great opportunity to have their questions answered. Places are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.

To book your place RSVP to Debbie Holmes on 01794 528700 or email

For more information about the care, accommodation and services Abbotswood Court provides, click here or follow them on Facebook.


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