Eye symptoms

There are number of important symptoms that can affect the eye. The following require urgent attention and should you experience any of these, make sure you are seen by an ophthalmologist or in an eye casualty without delay.


  • Redness
  • Sensitivity to light
  • Visual loss
  • Pain
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If you are worried about a symptom you are experiencing, please call to arrange an appointment to see one of our eye surgeons. You can call 0800 0112882 or email us here. Alternatively if not urgent, you can book a consultation online.

Author Information

Authored by Sheraz Daya MD FACP FACS FRCS(Ed) FRCOphth, Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon & Medical Director, June 2019.

Next review due June 2024.