Cure AMD and the other retinal diseases

Headed by Professeur Eric Souied, the Ophthalmology Department of the Centre Hospitalier Intercommunal de Créteil (CHIC) has a both surgical and clinical services. This translates into more than 43000 patients seen every year in the Ophthalmology department alone.

The Ophthalmology Department is particularly specialized in Age Related Macular Degeneration (wet and dry AMD) and in research concerning these conditions.

A world-renowned department

The experienced, learned and internationally esteemed medical team participates in the university training of doctors. Thanks to the best ophthalmologic diagnostic and therapeutical devices, it offers patients the benefit of technological advances in diagnosis and treatment.

Sharing our experiences and beeing taught by world-renowned professors.

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ArticlesLast department articles

Our articles in the national and international most renowned journals.


MeetingsSharing our knowledge and experience

Discuss and debate the major advances in ophthalmology fields.

Upcoming meetings

In the ophthalmology department of Créteil, we treat both AMD and all retinal or non retinal pathologies:

Our public health missions

The ophthalmology department of CHIC fulfils its role providing a service to the public, and thus deliver specific care dedicated to non retinal pathologies:

Localisation des secteurs du service

Ils sont situés dans le bâtiment B.

Prior appointment from Monday to Friday, 8:30 to 17:00. Ground floor.

From Monday to Friday, 9:00 to 16:30.
Ground flour.

Ambulatory surgery: 1st floor, conventional surgery: 2nd floor.

Control exams and intravitreal injection, 1st floor.

Examinations ground floor and 1st floor.

50 000

patients a year

Treatment of retinal pathologies and other ophthalmologic disorders.

13 000

injections a year

Intravitreal injection is currently the standard treatment for exudative AMD.

2 700

cataract surgeries a year

Treatment of opacification of the lens, ambulatory or conventional surgery.


articles OVER 10 years

Number of scientific articles in national and international peer-reviewed journals (2011–2020).