Ophtalmology Treatments at Quironsalud Hospitals in Spain


Our Ophthalmology specialists work on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of vision-related diseases, as well as their management and research.

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Ophtalmology Treatments

We have a highly qualified team, which, together with the latest technological advances, provides a complete and highly professional ophthalmological service which helps and resolves vision problems that present in the youngest to the oldest patients.

  • Personalisation of treatments.
  • 100% laser eye surgery to correct vision problems in the safest, fastest, and most effective way.
  • Over 3,600 operations each year as proof of our work and professionalism in eye care.

Free additional services

You will have a free first
consultation with one of our
Health Managers.

A translator will be available for your doctor’s appointments whenever necessary.

We will be by your side to explain what the next step is at every moment.


Our Health Managers will contact you within 24 hours

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    Diseases, treatments and techniques

    Laser eye surgery which uses different methods. Some are performed using just one laser and others use a platform comprising two different lasers. Only the centres equipped with all the necessary technology to perform the different treatments, as is the case with Quirónsalud, can offer patients the most suitable treatment for their case. The medical team works with the latest refractive technology: Excimer laser, femtosecond laser, PRK (photorefractive keratectomy), LASIK, Epicrystalline Intraocular Lens ICL and facorefractive surgery.

    Cataracts are the clouding and hardening of the crystalline, a natural lens which is part of the eye and which focusses images on the retina.

    Cataracts are broken by using ultrasound and the pieces are absorbed through irrigation or suction. Once clean, the intraocular lens is implanted. The method is known as cataract phacoemulsification. If the intraocular lens is multifocal, trifocal or toric due to astigmatism, it becomes facorefractive.

    Blepharoplasty or eyelid plastic surgery enables us to remove excess skin and fat from the upper and lower eyelids, which causes that look of tiredness, in order to achieve facial rejuvenation by removing unsightly eye bags and shadows. Sometimes, the eyebrows are also lifted, when they droop over the eyelids. Currently, this procedure is performed using non-external scarring techniques, such as the endonasal technique or using diode laser, which reduce patient discomfort.

    The sensitive internal eye layer is the object of the retinal sub-speciality, where many advances have been made in recent decades: the posterior virectomy involves inserting three instruments through incisions measuring less than 1 millimetre through the external sclera wall and into the eye, which are observed with a microscope through the dilated pupil; one to illuminate with a fibre-optic, one to irrigate and a third to cut and manipulate.

    The surgery aims to reduce intraocular pressure (IOP) to levels that no longer damage the optic nerve. To do so, we must create a drainage for the aqueous humour contained in the upper part of the eye. The classic technique is the trabeculectomy, which involves creating a fistula from the Upper Chamber of the eye towards the subconjunctival space, depending on different variants. Another way is to insert valves which control the drainage of the aqueous humour. There are many types of valves; the most modern are relatively simple to implant.

    We can turn to the surgical treatment that always involves weakening or strengthening one or some of the muscles which control the movement of the eyes.

    Ophtalmology Treatments at Quironsalud Hospitals in Spain

    All eye procedures

    can be performed with low impact surgery

    We will be with you
    throughout the entire process

    You have your medical consultation at Quirónsalud with a Health Manager.

    We define the most appropriate treatment plan for you.

    You choose the doctor and the clinic and we plan your trip and stay in Spain.

    Once you go back home, we track your recovery online in your country.

    Relevant information

    Quirónsalud is the number one hospital group in Spain and Europe

    Nº 1

    Spain is a pioneer in ocular diagnostic tests

    Nº 1

    Years of experience with our ophthalmologist doctors


    Minutes for cataract surgery in Spain


    Let Quirónsalud be by your side
    every step of the way

    The best medical
    network in Spain

    We have the most prestigious doctors and the most advanced clinics, in the biggest cities throughout the country.

    Personalized treatments
    adapted to you

    We don’t limit ourselves to one medical option. We select the most suitable clinic and doctors, to offer unique treatment plans, tailored to each person.

    Priority access
    without waiting

    Thanks to our agreements with the best clinics, you will benefit from preferential conditions and priority access, without long waits.


    One of our Health Managers will be responsible for your case and will accompany you throughout the entire treatment process, talking to you in your language.

    Why Quirónsalud?

    Receive your personalized treatment with the leading group of hospitals in Europe.

    Our clinics


    Quirónsalud Marbella

    Private health care reference on the
    Spanish Costa del Sol


    Quirónsalud Torrevieja

    Private health care reference on the
    Spanish Mediterranean Coast


    Quirónsalud Madrid

    Private health care reference in the
    Community of Madrid