Dorset Diabetic Eye Screening Programme

Dorset Diabetic Eye Screening Programme offers eye screening for patients with diabetes from the age of 12. Screening is an effective way of detecting diabetic retinopathy as early as possible. All screening is undertaken by trained staff across Dorset using digital photography.

Contact

Telephone
Bookings: 01305 898600
Email
enquiries.despdorset@nhs.net
Website
http://www.despdorset.co.uk/

Venue

Venue address
Suite 11P Pear Tree Business Park Cobham Road
Ferndown
Dorset
Postcode
BH21 7PT

Date/Time

Opening times
Mon: 08:00-20:00
Tue: 08:00-20:00
Wed: 08:00-20:00
Thu: 08:00-20:00
Fri: 08:00-20:00
Sat: 08:00-12:00

Service Details

Referral information

All people aged 12 and over with diabetes (type 1 and 2) are eligible. Patients with no perception of light in both eyes are not eligible for screening. Once patients are diagnosed with diabetes, the patient's GP will code the medical records accordingly and this information is sent via a computer link to the Dorset Diabetic Eye Screening Programme who will send an invitation to the patient with a list of participating practices.

Age Range Details
12 years and above.
Age Range
12 years 0 months

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible
Some venues - please check with Bookings on 01305 898600
Parking availability information
Some venues - please check with Bookings 01305 898600
Toilet facility information
Some venues - please check with Bookings 01305 898600
Other Facilities
Some venues - please check with Bookings 01305 898600

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Local Offer

Support for children and young people with SEN and disabilities

Patients with particular access needs will need to contact the Bookings office on 01305 898600 to discuss access details. Contact 01305 898600 or email despdorset@nhs.net for further information and guidance on the support we can provide.

Journey Planner

Address: Suite 11P Pear Tree Business Park  Cobham Road  Ferndown  Dorset

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