Richard Desmond Children's Eye Centre
The new children's eye centre at Moorfield's Eye Hospital. This world-class treatment centre for children's eye conditions brings together the medical expertise of Moorfields Eye Hospital and the research base of the Institute of Ophthalmology. The new facility is the largest hospital anywhere in the world solely dedicated to the prevention, treatment and cure of children’s eye disease. It provides a dedicated centre with outpatient clinics, day surgery, research facilities and a short stay hostel for patients' families. Clinics are arranged above the welcoming reception with a shop and a cafe enjoying views south into a pocket park. The eight storey solar shading façade is composed of shimmering free form louvres with a bay for outpatients waiting area projecting out at the third floor.