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Community Urgent Care Eye Service

Community Urgent Eyecare Service (CUES), formely known as Minor Eye Conditions Service [MECS]. The purpose of this service is to allow the assessment and management of urgent recent onset eyecare conditions within the primary care setting.

Typical symptoms accepted by the service are as follows:

  • Red eye with pain/ photophobia
  • Painful eye
  • Recent (< 3 months) visual floaters and/or flashes
  • Diplopia, distorted vision
  • Sudden loss / partial loss of vision
  • Mild trauma and foreign bodies (superficial , blunt, non-penetrating injuries)

Typical symptoms not accepted by the service are as follows:

  • Headache with no ocular symptoms.
  • Symptoms related to a known eye condition under hospital eye service follow up
  • Floaters over 3 month’s duration with no other change in vision may be advised to have a sight test.
  • Sudden loss of vision where a patient is generally unwell
  • Penetrative eye injures
  • Post-operative complications from a recent surgery

Patients cannot be treated by the CUES service if their signs or symptoms indicate they are more suitable for the following national / local enhanced services:

  • Direct referral for cataract and post-operative cataract care
  • Glaucoma Repeat Readings / Visual Fields
  • Diabetic retinopathy screening
  • Private or NHS sight test

 

Opticians

There are a number of Opticians, within 5 miles of the Practice, who provide the CUES service:

You can contact and visit any of the following opticians for the Community Urgent Eye Care Service

Roger Fisher Opticians
18 Market Street, Marple, Cheshire SK6 7AD
0161 427 1319

 

Ridings Opticians
20 Stockport Road, Marple, Cheshire SK6 6AB
0161 427 4945

 

Taylor & Dewhurst
33 Compstall Road, Romiley, Cheshire SK6 4BT
0161 430 2037

 

Garlands Opticians
14 Berrycroft Lane, Romiley, SK6 3AU
0161 430 5198

 

Harries Opticians
313 London Road, Hazel Grove, Stockport, Cheshire SK7 4PS
0161 483 9009

 

The Spectacle Studio
155 London Road, Stockport, SK7 4HH
0161 487 4335

 

Morans Opticians
28 Market Street, New Mills, Stockport, High Peak SK22 4AE
01663 742338

 

Warburton Optometrists
415 Hempshaw Lane, Stockport SK1 4QA
0161 480 6432

 

Mitchell Opticians
88 Market Street, Hyde, Cheshire SK14 1ES
0161 368 1183

 

Asda Opticians
Greenfield St, Hyde SK14 1BD
0161 882 5712

 

Eyes First
Unit 1 Mottram Road, Hyde, Tameside SK14 2NN
0161 366 8295

 

Artingstall DJ Optometrist
3 Clarendon Street, Cheshire SK14 2EL
0161 368 7460

 

Specsavers Opticians
29-31 Market Place, Hyde, SK14 2NA
0161 367 8977

 

Aaron and Lyne Opticians
15 Great Underbank, Stockport, Cheshire SK1 1LF
0161 474 0974

 

Kay-Downs Opticians
41 Great Underbank, Stockport SK1 1NE
0161 480 4980

 

Boots Opticians
47-49 Merseyway, Stockport SK1 1PU
0161 429 0515

 

Specsavers Opticians
65 Merseyway, Cheshire SK1 1QW
0161 477 6161

 

Ladybrook Eyewear
12b Fir Road, Bramhall, Stockport SK7 2NP
0161 439 6867

 

Eyes Right Opticians
12 Stockport Road, Denton, Manchester M43 6AB
0161 335 9500

 

Eyes Right Opticians
12 Stockport Road, Denton M34 6AB
0161 335 9500

 

Boots Opticians
Eyeland House, 186 Wellington Road North, Stockport SK4 2QN
0161 442 7570

 

Optique Opticians
30 Bramhall Lane South, Bramhall, Stockport, Cheshire SK7 1AH
0161 440 9700

 

Cartwright Optometrists
41-43 Manchester Rd, Hyde, Denton M34 3JU
0161 336 3726

 

Boots Opticians
32 Manchester Rd, Denton, Manchester M34 3LE
0161 336 6944

 

Jinkinson Opticians
21 The Bramhall Centre, Bramhall, Stockport SK7 1AW
0161 440 9845

 

Boots Opticians
13 Woodford Road, Bramhall, Stockport SK7 1JN
0161 439 1770

 

Opticians and Contact Details correct as of: 29 March 2022