Cataract Operation / Surgery – Skip The Queue

If you are on a waiting list for a cataract operation, why wait.

Trasna is a new Irish healthcare service helping use your entitlement to access quality eye clinics in Northern Ireland.

How much does cataract surgery cost?

The price of a cataract treatment in Northern Ireland is £1,900 (sterling) per eye. The HSE currently reimburse up to €1,872 (Euro) so the patient will only be able to claim €1,872 back. They do not reimburse travel or any other type of cost.

There is no costs to patients for using Trasna’s service.

How does it work?

All patients need is a referral letter from their GP and they can arrange a consultation. The treatment is typically done within two weeks of that consultation. 

The Consultation is £120 which is also reimbursed by the HSE.