Centre Ophtalmologique Val Sainte Croix

Centre Ophthalmologique Val Sainte Croix is an ophthalmology unit specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of all eye conditions and a specific focus on cataract surgery, retinal surgery, uveitis and intravitreal injections.

New COVID-19 opening hours
(from 01 February 2021):

Monday to Friday : 08:00- 17:00

In the context of everyone’s protection against the COVID-19 pandemic and until further notice we kindly ask you that when you visit our center to:
Always wear a mask.
Come in on time for your appointment.
Come alone to your appointment, unless if escort is unavoidable (children, elderly, low vision patients etc).
In case of sickness or if tested positive for COVID-19, please notify us over the telephone in advance.


The centre offers to the patients individualized services in the following fields:

Comprehensive Ophthalmology

Conservative Diagnosis and Treatment.

Comprehensive Ophthalmology

The centre provides diagnostic services in all fields of ophthalmology, equipped with the latest equipment:

  • 3 Slit Lamp Ophthalmology Units
  • Heidelberg Spectralis OCT
  • Pentacam AXL
  • Top Con fundus camera
  • Humphrey Perimetrie Device
  • Orthoptics Department for children and adults (Hertel Exophthalmometer, Madox Cross, Prismata, etc)

All laser, minor surgeries and injection treatments are performed in Robert Schuman Hospital, Kirchberg.


Monofocal, toric and
trifocal/EDOF/multifocal lenses

Cataract Surgery
All forms of cataract as well as forms of aphakia and lens dislocation are treated from the doctors of the centre, using monofocal, toric, trifocal (EDOF), multifocal or aphakia correcting intraocular lenses. Surgeries are performed in Robert Schuman Hospital, Kirchberg.

Surgical treatment
of all retinal problems

Retinal Detachment, Epiretinal Membrane, Macular Hole, Diabetic Retinopathy etc.

Surgical treatment of all retinal problems
All forms of retinal problems are treated by doctors of the centre, including:
  • Epiretinal Membrane
  • Macular hole
  • Vitreous Haemorrhage of any cause (diabetic, hemorrhagic PVD, Vein Occlusion etc.)
  • Retinal Detachment (acute or chronic)
  • Subretinal Haemorrhage
  • Dislocated or subluxated intraocular lens
  • Proliferative diabetic retinopathy
  • Disturbing Floaters


Diagnosis and Treatment.

Uveitis Diagnosis
Diagnosis and follow up of all uveitic conditions.

Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

Diagnosis and Treatment.

Age Related Macular Degeneration and Medical Retina
The centre is fully equipped with all tools for diagnosis and follow up of all retinal conditions. Injection treatments are undertaken at the Robert Schuman Hospital, Kirchberg.


Diagnosis and Treatment.

The centre is fully equipped with all tools for diagnosis and follow up of glaucoma. All laser treatments (Iridotomie, SLT-Laser) are performed at the Robert Schuman Hospital Kirchberg.

PD Dr. med. Michelle Berna-Thill FEBO

Ophthalmologist, Vitreoretinal and Cataract Surgeon

Dr.med Vasileios Petousis, FEBO

Ophthalmologist, Vitreoretinal and Cataract Surgeon


Consultant Ophthalmogist

Dr. med. Françoise Sadler, FEBO

Consultant Ophthalmologist

+352 24 19 32

Calling hours:
Monday to Thursday: 08:00 – 12:00 and 13:00 – 17:00
Friday: 08:00 – 12:00 and 13:00 -15:00

3A, Val Ste Croix, L-1371 Luxembourg


Access by car

Parking space (6 slots) is provided outside the centre’s premises on a first come, first serve basis. As parking space is limited, it is preferentially reserved for patients with reduced mobility.

Public parking at rue Val Sainte Croix and at Allée Leopold Goebel is possible.

Park and Ride (P+R) Stade (10 minutes walk).

Access by bus

Bus stop: Place de l‘Etoile/Stäereplaz (multiple lines as also connection to Gare Centrale) (3 minutes walk)

Square New York (lines 8 und 12)

Access by bicycle

A bicycle stand is provided outside the centre’s premises.

Access by tram

Tram stop: Place de l’Etoile (3 minutes walk).

Unfortunately, there is no wheelchair ramp in the building. Patients unable to climb the few steps leading to the centre can be seen at Kirchberg Hospital, Poliklinik Ophtalmologique with an appointment.