St. Erik Eye Hospital
As one of the world’s leading eye specialists, St. Erik Eye Hospital are conducting planned as well as emergency eye care for patients from all over Sweden and abroad. St. Erik Eye Hospital is also a world-class university teaching hospital, and a leader in research, development, education and training in partnership with Karolinska Institutet.
The mission is to offer a comprehensive range of ophthalmic services, under our own direction and via collaborative partners. Specialist areas are cataracts, contact lenses, cornea, glaucoma, medical and surgical retina, neuro-ophthalmology, oculoplastic surgery, oncology, orbit (eye socket), pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus, refractive surgery and uveitis.
St. Erik Eye Hospital in numbers
- 450 employees
- 175,000 patient visits
- 11,000 operations