New eye care partnership between Cleveland Clinic London and Moorfields Private 

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Cleveland Clinic London and Moorfields Private Eye Hospital have developed a new partnership to deliver ophthalmology services at 55, Moorgate. 

Situated in the heart of the London, this facility is Cleveland Clinic’s new outpatient centre and is expected to open in December 2023.   

The partnership will launch with a rapid access and urgent care clinic offering same and next day appointments for patients experiencing urgent eye symptoms such as from a trauma, an unexplained sudden change in vision, a suspected infection, or eye discomfort such as dry eye, pain, redness or swelling. Specialist ophthalmology clinics will follow in 2024. 

This collaboration is a first between Cleveland Clinic London and Moorfields Private Eye Hospital. It will deliver exceptional care with a patient-centred approach and a focus on multidisciplinary and evidence-based treatments. 

Andrew Robertson, director of private care at Moorfields, said, “We are delighted to be a part of Cleveland Clinic London’s new outpatient centre, which gives us the chance to offer our world-leading eye care to patients closer to where they work.” 

“Cleveland Clinic London is delighted to be partnering with such a highly regarded ophthalmology provider in Moorfields,” said Lindsey Condron, Chief of Operations, Cleveland Clinic London, “This partnership will enable our patients to have access to world-class care in our new outpatient centre in the heart of the city.” 

All financial surplus generated by Moorfields Private in their partnership with Cleveland Clinic London will be reinvested into Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. 

For further information, please contact  


Cleveland Clinic:

Victoria Vinci, 

Caroline Auger,

Moorfields Private: 

Naomi Owen,  


About Cleveland Clinic 

Cleveland Clinic is a nonprofit multispecialty academic medical centre that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. Located in Cleveland, Ohio, it was founded in 1921 by four renowned physicians with a vision of providing outstanding patient care based upon the principles of cooperation, compassion and innovation. Cleveland Clinic has pioneered many medical breakthroughs, including coronary artery bypass surgery and the first face transplant in the United States. U.S. News & World Report consistently names Cleveland Clinic as one of the nation’s best hospitals in its annual “America’s Best Hospitals” survey. Among Cleveland Clinic’s 77,000 employees worldwide are more than 5,658 salaried physicians and researchers, and 19,000 registered nurses and advanced practice providers, representing 140 medical specialties and subspecialties. Cleveland Clinic is a 6,699-bed health system that includes a 173-acre main campus near downtown Cleveland, 23 hospitals, more than 275 outpatient facilities, including locations in northeast Ohio; southeast Florida; Las Vegas, Nevada; Toronto, Canada; Abu Dhabi, UAE; and London, England. In 2022, there were 12.8 million outpatient encounters, 303,000 hospital admissions and observations, and 270,000 surgeries and procedures throughout Cleveland Clinic’s health system. Patients came for treatment from every state and 185 countries. Visit us at Follow us at News and resources available at 

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About Cleveland Clinic London  

Cleveland Clinic London is the latest location in Cleveland Clinic’s expanding global footprint, allowing Cleveland Clinic to extend its model of care to more patients than ever. Cleveland Clinic London hospital opened on March 29, 2022. It has 184 inpatient beds, including 29 ICU beds; eight operating rooms; a full imaging suite; endoscopy and cardiac catheterization laboratories; day case rooms for surgery; and a full neurological suite with rehabilitation. In addition to comprehensive cardiovascular and thoracic services, it offers orthopedics, digestive diseases, urology, neurosciences, ear, nose and throat, general surgery, general practice, and executive health. Cleveland Clinic London consists of a hospital and an outpatient center.  Cleveland Clinic Portland Place Outpatient Centre, a six-story, 28,000-square foot building at Portland Place, in the Harley Street Medical Area. Visit us at Follow us at News and resources available at 

Moorfields Private 

Moorfields Private Eye Hospital is the London-based private division of the world-renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, with a reputation as a centre of excellence for providing ophthalmic care to private patients from the UK and across the world. 

For over 200 years Moorfields has pioneered research, employed the brightest minds and delivered visionary eye care. We are proud to be considered the world’s leading destination for expert eye treatment, and continue to set standards for the rest of the world to follow. 

Being part of the Moorfields heritage provides patients with the reassurance they will have access to world-class consultant eye specialists who provide treatment and care for private patients with a wide range of eye problems, from common complaints to the most complex eye health conditions that often require treatment not available anywhere else in the world. 

Our flagship centre is based near Old Street, Islington and in 2022 we opened our Moorfields Private New Cavendish Street facility in the heart of London’s medical district in Marylebone. 

With access to the latest laser and implantable contact lens treatments for vision correction and consultants specialising in cosmetic eye treatment, we enable private patients to access the most comprehensive range of ophthalmic services available in the UK. 

Our patients frequently recommend us to their family, friends and colleagues as their preferred provider. 

Our financial surplus is re-invested back into Moorfields Eye Hospital to support NHS services. 

Our international function, Moorfields UAE, consists of Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai and Moorfields Eye Hospital Centre Abu Dhabi. Moorfields Eye Hospitals in the UAE contribute to education and research programmes to encourage and facilitate world-class teaching within the region.