The UoN Eye Centre (Uni-Eye)

A leading visionary in eye care

The University of Nairobi Eye Centre (Uni-Eye) has been established by the Department of Ophthalmology, University of Nairobi which is the premier teaching institution of eye care in Kenya.
Uni-Eye is designed to be a one-stop comprehensive eye care treatment facility which accessible, acceptable and affordable to patients of all walks of life.

Our Vision
To be a leading centre of excellence in the provision of quality eye care

Our Mission
To provide comprehensive, high quality eye care services at a competitive rate


Competence and Professionalism: We shall perform our duties with the highest level of competence and professionalism.
Integrity: We shall uphold the virtues of integrity, truth and honesty.
Ethical Standards: We shall maintain high ethical standards


Uni-Eye is equipped with some state-of-the-art machines. It is run professionally by highly qualified ophthalmologists with sub-specialty training in various areas of eye care. Some of the services offered include:

Cornea and Anterior segment: This includes cataract surgery, removal of ocular surface growths, Pterygium surgery with autograft, Aminiotic membrane grafting, cornea grafts among others.

Paediatric Ophthalmology:

This includes Squint/ Orthoptic assessment, Squint surgery, Refraction among others
Orbit and Oculoplasty: Includes lid defect surgery, Periocular cosmetic surgery, prosthesis fitting


Includes Glaucoma assessment and treatment. Trabeculectomy/Trabeculotomy, Ahmed valve implantation, Cryophotocoagulation (CPC), laser trabeculoplasty, Laser peripheral Iridotomy among others


Includes post segment assessment and treatment using intravitreal injections, Retinal Laser among others
Investigations: Include visual acuity tests, visual field assessment, colour vision test, stereopsis tests, biometry, A and B-scan ultrasound, Fluoresceine angiography, topography.
NB: Further details regarding the tests and services offered can be obtained from the reception desk.

We commit to:

• Provide exceptional, comprehensive and highest eye care to our patients in a professional, caring and comfortable environment.
• Treat each patient with dignity, respect, kindness, empathy, understanding, honesty and professionalism.
• Value our patients and provide a service that will meet our needs.
• Maintain highly qualified, motivated personnel who have initiative and concern for patients.
• Maintain highest ethical, personal and professional standards.
• Display openness and honesty in everything we do

Why choose us?

Professional Service: The University of Nairobi Eye Centre (Uni-Eye) is a professional, flexible, skilled and customer centric provider of general and specialized eye care services.
Strategic location: We are within the reach of the city in Upper-Hill area, opposite Nairobi Hospital located within The University of Nairobi, School of Dental Sciences’ compound.
Experienced and well trained staff: No detail will be over-looked as we seek to offer our patients incomparable and affordable eye care services.

UNES is registered as a data processor and data controller by the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner (ODPC). We collect personal data such as names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses when customers create an account or place an order on our websites.

We use personal data to fulfill orders, process payments, and communicate with customers about their orders. We take measures to protect personal data from unauthorized access or misuse, as stipulated in our privacy policy.

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