The centre is a private organization dedicated to research, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of eye diseases, providing comprehensive eye care to patients worldwide.
Its medical team consists of 30 highly qualified ophthalmologists, divided into areas of different specializations, providing and guaranteeing our patients an individualized treatment according to the needs of each case.
The Barraquer Institute is an independent self-financed scientific association committed to spreading knowledge of Ophthalmology and research.
The Barraquer Institute has a long and significant track record in relation to specialised Ophthalmology training, in 1993 it was awarded affiliation with the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), and, thus, it became the Instituto Universitario Barraquer (Barraquer University Institute).
Its current teaching objectives are aligned with basic and clinical research into Ophthalmology, advanced training, scientific knowledge and information exchange and institutional collaboration in terms of research and teaching.