Hemianopia rehabilitation clinic
at The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery



A multi-disciplinary ‘one-stop’ clinic for patients with hemifield disturbances, reading or other higher-level visual & visuo-spatial dysfunction (e.g.: neglect).

The clinic offers:

  1. Assessment by: by a neurologist, a neuropsychologist and an orthoptist. Providing an “eye to brain” examination.

  2. Rehabilitation: compensatory strategies for reading and other visual tasks.

  3. Advice: on fitness to drive (DVLA) and partial sight registration.

  4. Treatment: for any underlying cause.

Referrals accepted from any NHS doctor in the UK.
Choose-and-book service available for direct GP referrals.

via post:

Dr Alexander Leff
Hemianopia Service
The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
Box 68, Queen Square
London, WC1N 3BG

0845 155 5000 x 72 3067

via email: