General Ophthalmology

General Ophthalmology is composed of:

  • Medication room
  • A room for pre-intervention acceptance and visit
  • Three divisional visiting rooms
  • A room for retinal diagnostics
  • A room for ultrasound and lasers
  • A corneal diagnostic room
  • A waiting room for day hospital
  • A dedicated operating room and a smaller room with focused laminar flow

Services provided


  • Ophthalmology visits 
  • Ophthalmoplasty Center and Regional and National Reference Center for Lacrimal Pathologies
  • Macula Center
  • Vitreo-Retinal Pathology Centre in collaboration with the UOCE Vitreo-Retinal Surgery Unit
  • Corneal Pathology Center
  • Glaucoma Center
  • First Aid
  • Orthoptics and Ocular Electrophysiology
  • Low vision centre
  • Paediatric and Neonatal Ophthalmology (Prevention of Diseases of Prematurity)
  • Centre for Ophthalmic Diseases in Pregnancy

Diagnostic tests

  • Fluorangiography and Indocyanine Green Angiography
  • OCT and Angio-OCT 
  • B-Scan Ocular Ultrasound
  • Corneal Topography
  • Endothelial Microscopy 
  • Pachymetry 
  • Manual and Computerized Field of View
  • ERG and PEV
  • Hess screen

Surgical activity

  • Micro-Incisional Outpatient Cataract Surgery (also with Premium Intraocular Lenses)
  • Lacrimal Pathway Surgery
  • Vireo-retinal surgery 
  • Intravitreal injections with anti-VEGF and cortisone
  • Corneal Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Strabismus Surgery

Para-surgical activity

  • Argon Laser Photocoagulant Treatment (Diabetic Retinopathy, Peripheral Regmatogenic Degenerations, Holes and Retinal Ruptures)
  • YAG Laser Treatment for Secondary Cataract and Hyridotomy (Closed Angle Glaucoma)

Scientific research activities

Scientific publications on clinical cases and diseases treated.

Teaching activities

Organization of conferences and internships in collaboration with the UOCE.


Floor 2 Staircase B




Days and Hours of Access
  • Mon – Thu 08.00 – 20.00
  • Fri 08.00 – 14.00
  • Sat 08.00 – 14.00

Medical team

The Gemelli Isola Tiberina Hospital team is composed of a group of highly qualified and passionate experts, who work together to provide high quality care and innovative solutions. It is made up of doctors, surgeons, nurses and many other healthcare professionals specialised in a wide range of medical disciplines
Chiamaci Useful numbers
Useful numbers
Private Activity Cup 06 6923 42 42
Switchboard 06 68 371

Si informa che nei giorni 29 e 30 aprile la sala prelievi, accettazione e consulenze pretest resteranno chiusi.

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