Our Values: Compassionate | Aspirational | Resourceful | Excellent


The department undertakes approximately 7000 day-case procedures, 100,000 outpatient attendances and over 20,000 Eye Casualty attendances per annum, serving a population of approximately 1 million.

Ophthalmology services are run cross county at Royal Berkshire Hospital, West Berkshire Community Hospital and Prince Charles Eye Unit, Windsor.

Services at the Royal Berkshire Hospital are located in the Eye Block and incorporate Eye Outpatient Department, Dorrell Ward caring for in patients and Eye Day Bed Unit undertaking day case procedures serviced by dedicated ophthalmic theatres.  

Prince Charles Eye Unit in Windsor is on the site of the King Edward VII Hospital. There are two fully commissioned ophthalmic theatres within the unit undertaking day case admissions and minor operations.

Royal Berkshire Hospital and Prince Charles Eye Unit both provide Eye Casualty services and also have a dedicated intra-vitreal injection treatment suite.

West Berkshire Community Hospital in Thatcham provides dedicated eye outpatient clinic facilities, Intra-vitreal injection services and theatres.

The outpatient facilities at all sites include up to date equipment; OCT with angiography and autofluorecsence, HRT, anterior and posterior segment photography with FFA and ICG, ultrasound, YAG/SLT and multispot argon lasers, Pentacam scanning and IOL Master biometry.

The Royal Berkshire Hospital is a Digital Trust using Cerner Millennium EPR. The Ophthalmology department is paperlight, using Medisoft for all clinical records. Medisoft is closely integrated with EPR.

A variety of outpatient clinics are also provided at Royal Berkshire Clinic in Bracknell, Wallingford Community Hospital and Townlands Hospital in Henley.

Staff Details

 Service Leads


Job Title

Miss Sarah-Lucie Watson

Clinical Lead – RBH

Mr Sumith Perera

Clinical Lead – PCEU

Sarah Cherrill

Head & Neck Matron

Laura Eyre

Head & Neck Directorate Manager

Christopher Best

Ophthalmology Service Manager

Greg Richardson

Head Orthoptist

Sue Nuth

Ophthalmology Lead Nurse

Pauline Seymour & Marta Barrerio

Outpatient Sisters - RBH

Tracie Williams & Amandeep Thiara

Outpatient Sisters - PCEU

Stuart Hemingway

Nurse Consultant



Job Title and Specialism

Miss Annette Bacon

Consultant (Oculoplastics)

Mr Peter Constable

Consultant (Glaucoma)

Mr Vaughan Tanner

Consultant (Vitreo-retinal surgery)

Mr Martin Leyland

Consultant (Anterior Segment/Cornea)

Mr Andrew Pearson

Consultant (Adnexal/Lacrimal/Oculoplastics)

Miss Sarah-Lucie Watson

Clinical Lead – RBH

Consultant (Medical Retina/Diabetic Eye disease)

Mr Sumith Perera

Clinical Lead – PCEU

Consultant (Eye Casualty, Primary Care and Cataract Surgery)

Mr Molham Entabi

Consultant (Medical Retina/Diabetic Eye disease)

Mr Irfan Tahir

Consultant (Medical Retina/Diabetic Eye disease)

Mr Zaid Shalchi

Consultant (Medical Retina/Diabetic Eye disease)

Mr Reza Moosavi

Consultant (Glaucoma)


Consultant (Eye Casualty and Primary Care)


Consultant (Glaucoma)

Miss Jen Anikina

Consultant (Vitreo-retinal Surgery)

Mr Jason Ho

Consultant (Vitreo-retinal Surgery and Medical Retina)

Miss Rita Ohri

Locum Consultant (Paediatrics)


General Enquiries

For all enquires please call the Eye Clinic Admin Team on 0118 322 7169.


Useful contacts

Eye Block, Level 2
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust
London Road
Reading RG1 5AN

0118 322 7169


    Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust,
    London Road,
    RG1 5AN
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