About Barraquer

The Barraquer Ophthalmology Centre is the leading medical institution in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of eye conditions. Since 1941, we have been offering comprehensive eyecare to patients from all around the world thanks to our medical team of 30 highly specialised ophthalmologists of recognised professional prestige.

In addition to providing that high human touch in patient treatment, the Centre has diversified its activities with three other areas: training, research and social work. Constantly incorporating the latest developments, Barraquer has preserved its essence and continues to undertake its original mission and strengthen its position as an eminent international reference in its area of specialisation.

Our slogan

We treat our patients how we'd like to be treated.

This is the motto that Dr. Ignacio Barraquer introduced in 1941 when he formally opened the Barraquer Ophthalmology Centre, and it continues to be the basic principle underpinning our professional conduct. We improve quality of life through outstanding medical work and personal treatment.


Our goal is to offer comprehensive eye care that is specifically customized for each patient, accompanied by exceptional personal attention. We are dedicated to upholding a culture of excellence in scientific advancements through teaching and research.


To improve the ophthalmic health of individuals, being a reference as a highly specialized centre for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of ocular diseases.


Personal attention, specialization, innovation and excellence.

Medical care

The Centre's medical team is made up of more than 30 prestigious ophthalmologists who cover all areas of ophthalmology and cosmetic eye surgery. The team is complemented by internal medicine doctors and professionals in other specialisms, meaning that we offer comprehensive, personalised and maximum quality care.

+30 Opthalmologists

+150,000 Consultations per year

16,000 Surgical procedures per year

92 countries patients from all round the world

+80 Years of experience


Situated in an exceptional location on Calle Muntaner in Barcelona city centre, the Barraquer Ophthalmology Centre facilities are at the cutting edge of technology. Its stands out for its constant incorporation of the latest developments and the comfort it provides to patients and their relatives.

13,000m2 dedicated to ophthalmology

300+ professionals

5 laser rooms

5 operating theatres

20 rooms

19 boxes