About the Institute

Delivering exceptional outcomes in Eye Care & Eye Surgery

The Institute of Eye Surgery is a pioneer in the field of eye care, committed to best clinical practice and research. As Ireland’s only fully comprehensive sub-speciality eye center, IoES is made up of a team of recognised experts who perform the full spectrum of ophthalmic procedures.

Located in Waterford and Clane, IoES has a singular focus on eye-health and our consultant-led approach means we deliver the best clinical outcomes for every patient.

We always look to  the future, and for us this means actively researching and pioneering new innovations in eye care and eye surgery.

Our Values

Patient Experience: Ensuring patients consistently receive world-class care in an efficient, professional and friendly manner.

Excellence: Delivering the highest quality clinical outcomes every time.

Innovation: Constantly seeking new and better ways to treat patients through the latest advances in technology, diagnostic equipment and procedures.

Research and Development: Active engagement in research and development, clinical trials and contributing to the creation of new knowledge in eye surgery and treatment.

Meet our team

IoES consultants and specialists are among the very best in the industry.

What we stand for


At the Institute of Eye Surgery, innovation is not just about finding ways to solve problems; it is the ability to creatively imagine the next evolution in eye-care trends and meet them head-on. Our culture of innovation starts with investing in the highest standards of diagnostic and technological equipment to ensure the very best patient outcomes.

Clinical Trials

IoES takes parts in cutting-edge clinical trials. We partner with many leading Pharmaceutical organisations, to seek innovative ways to improve the state of eye-care internationally. Whether its new medications, surgeries, or methods for preventing, diagnosing, or treating eye disease, IoES maintains a focus on finding new and better ways to contribute to the creation of eye-saving procedures.

Pricing Structure

New patient consultation fee             €140

Existing patient consultation fee       €110

Getting here

at UPMC Whitfield Clinic


UPMC Whitfield Clinic | Suite 14
Butlerstown North, Cork Road
Waterford, X91 DH9W

GPS Location

52.2402669, -7.1721418


T 051 552 050
F 051 319 849
E info@ioes.ie


Mon-Fri: 9am to 5pm

UPMC Whitfield Clinic

Clane General Hospital, Clane

Public Transport

There is a bus stop directly outside Whitfield Clinic and is serviced by the following buses:

Bus Eireann / Route 40

Servicing Waterford, Dungarvan and Cork. For route information please see the Bus Eireann Timetable.

Suirway Bus

Portlaw Service, departing the quay, Waterford. For route information please see the Suirway Timetable.


Clane General Hospital
Prosperous Road
Co Kildare, Ireland

GPS Location

53.289914, -6.700993


T 045 230 420
F 051 319 849
E info@ioes.ie


Mon-Fri: 9am to 5pm

UPMC Whitfield Clinic

Clane General Hospital

Public Transport

There is a bus stop directly outside Clane General Hospital and is serviced by the following busses:

Bus Eireann

Bus routes from Dublin, operated by Bus Eireann: 120, 121, 123,126, 126N

Keneally's Bus Service

Bus routes operated by Kenneally's Bus Service846, NUM-6

How to get in touch

We like to be of assistance to you. Give us a call or send us an email to get in touch.


Telephone 051 319 850

Mondays to Fridays from 8am to 6pm (except bank holidays).