Upper Hill Eye and Laser Centre (UHEAL) is located on the 2nd Floor of Upper Hill Medical Centre, along Ralph Bunche road.
We provide comprehensive high quality, reasonably priced and state of the art eye care in an accessible supportive caring and a friendly environment resulting to superior outcomes and a high level of satisfaction for patients.

Through the use of innovative methods UHEAL ophthalmologists are highly skilled with nurses and staff operating with exceptional efficiency.


  • We Value God
  • We Value People
  • Our primary focus is on the delivery of the highest quality of patient care.
  • We Value Excellence
  • We provide unique, well equipped state of the art eye diagnostic centre with highly qualified Ophthalmologists making world class eye care services available at our Centre.

To be the leading eye care provider in Africa.


  • To make world class eye care affordable and available
  • Teaching and training tomorrow’s leaders and today’s community.

We have also broadened our services to include

  1. Corneal transplants done mainly by Dr. Gichuhi who practices part-time in UHEAL and lectures at the University medical school.
  2. Eyelid, lacrimal system and orbit surgery done by Dr. Kabiru who practices part-time in UHEAL and works at the Kikuyu eye Unit.
  3. State of the art phacoemulsification cataract surgery using the Alcon Infiniti surgical system done under the suture-less and needless technique.
  4. Macula Hole surgery.
  5. Retinal detachment surgery
  6. A complete diagnostic/imaging capability including a state of the art Fourier domain OCT scan.