There is an NHS National Specialist Ophthalmic Pathology Service
(NSOPS), which, along with reporting specimens from the Manchester
Royal Eye Hospital, is a tertiary referral centre commissioned by
NCG (National Commissioning Group), offering a free-of-charge
ophthalmic pathology service to all NHS Trusts in England.
The team currently provides a comprehensive service to a number
of regional and national NHS providers and are available to discuss
any requests for reporting specimens and possibly attendance at
There are two Consultant Histopathologists that specialise in
ophthalmic pathology and the team also includes an experienced
dedicated Lead Biomedical Scientist.
For further information please contact Dr Richard Bonshek or Dr
Luciane Irion on 0161 276 8813, or Anita Lee-Jones on 0161 276
(Last updated May 10th 2016)