Emergency Referrals

All of the contact numbers for the the Ophthalmology Department at Russells Hall Hospital can be found on its web page: http://dudleygroup.nhs.uk/services-and-wards/ophthalmology/

The main number is (01384) 456111 (ext. 3625)

The Emergency Number for patients to phone in on is; 01384 456111 EXT: 3633

In case of emergency / after closing hours of the Russells Hall Eye Clinic (including weekends) please refer to BMEC casualty same day. If possible before sending the patient discuss the case with the triage nurse on 0121 507 6883 (or 0121 507 6780) from 7am to 9pm, or out of hours you must contact the Ophthalmic Doctor On Call via the switchboard on 0121 554 3801 from 9pm to 7am.

You may find the “don’t leave it to chance leaflet” produced by Russells Hall of use for patients who have those difficult to answer queries and who need medical advice.

Russells Hall Hospital is on the A4101 between Dudley and Kingswinford (postcode DY1 2HQ). Directions are here.

BMEC’s address is:

Birmingham & Midland Eye Centre,
City Hospital,
Western Road (off Dudley Road),
Birmingham
B18 7QH