This is a list of the top 10 best eye clinics in Kenya. The clinics we are going to focus on are known to provide quality and affordable eye care to Kenyans. Most of the clinics offer optical wear, minor and major eye surgeries, laser treatment, paediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology.
In No Particular Order, Here are the best eye clinics in Kenya.
1. City Eye Hospital
It was established in June 2015. It is located along Ngong Road, opposite the traffic police station, Nairobi. It offers outpatient services, diagnosis, treatment and counselling, theatre for minor and major surgery, and optical wear that offers a unique selection of glasses and accessories.
It was established in July 1997 as a comprehensive eye care institution committed to offering quality and affordable eye treatment to patients. It also offers community eye care services in various parts of the country. The clinic is located in Loresho, Nairobi, along Kapatgat Road.
3. Upper Hill Eye and Laser Centre
It is a world-class eye clinic located on the 2nd floor of Upper Hill Medical Centre in Nairobi. Services offered at the clinic include; corneal transplants, eyelid and orbit surgery, cataract surgery, macular hole surgery, retinal detachment surgery, glaucoma surgery and other eye examinations. For any inquiries, you can contact, +254 714 617 782/ +254 736 329 348.
4. Dr Agarwal’s Eye Hospital
It is situated at Goodman Towers 2nd floor, Waiyaki way road, Westlands Nairobi. It has been providing eye care services for almost six decades. The clinic’s speciality areas include; cataract removal, laser correction, paediatric ophthalmology, neuro-ophthalmology, orbit and oculoplastic examination and treatment.
5. Sabatia Eye Hospital
It is an independent not for profit eye hospital located in Vihiga County. The hospital was actually established to provide eye care service in the western region for the purposes of improving accessibility and affordability of eye care. For further inquiries, you can contact +254 723 721 316, +254 733 731 013.
6. Eye Unit- P.C.E.A Kikuyu Hospital
The eye unit of the hospital was established in 1975, in collaboration with a German Non-Governmental Organisation known as Christofell Bliden Mission ( CBM). The eye unit is arguably Nairobi’s eye centre and a referral centre for East Africa. The clinic offers general ophthalmic services, Vitro-retinal services, oculoplastic services, paediatric/squint services and general eye examinations.
7. M.P Shah Hospital- Eye Clinic
The hospital is located in Nairobi, along Shivachi Road in Parklands. Services offered at the clinic include; cataract and intraocular lens implant, glaucoma treatment and surgery, eyelid surgery, refractive procedures, retinal laser and surgery, paediatric eye care, age-related macular degeneration and a full range of eye evaluations.
8. Eagle Eye Laser Centre
The clinic is situated at 5th Ngong Avenue, Upper Hill, with another branch in Lavington, off James Gichuru Road. Services offered include; lasik eye surgery, phacoemulsification with an intraocular lens, cataract removal, cornea transplant, glaucoma treatment, eye consultation and photorefractive keratomileusis. For further inquiries, you can contact, +254 717 120 208/+254 715 186 034.
9. Laser Eye Centre
It is situated on the 3rd floor of Doctors Plaza, Sarit Centre Nairobi. It offers laser vision correction services, cataract extraction with phaco-emulsification, corneal transplants, dry eye treatment, squint and oculoplastic surgery, glaucoma treatment and cross-linking for keratoconus. For further inquiries, you can contact +254 722 526 698/ +254 735 678 870.
10. Eye and U Kenya
It is a well-equipped comprehensive hospital located Pacis centre, Waiyaki way, Westlands (Nairobi). It offers comprehensive eye care services, vision testing for glasses, LASIK and PRK refractive surgery, eye examination, glaucoma assessment, cataract removal, corneal transplant and vitro-retinal surgery. For any inquiries, you can contact, +254 718 202 020.