Consultant Profile

Mr Anthony Evans

Mr Anthony Evans MB, BS, FRCS, FRCOphth
Practicing at:
Spire Portsmouth Hospital
  • Ophthalmology
    • Cataract surgery
    • Paediatric ophthalmology
    • Squint surgery
Special clinical interests:

General adult ophthalmology

Adult cataract surgery

Medico-legal reports 

Research interests:
Oculogenetic - regional clinic (Portsmouth, Southampton)
Over 20 published papers in peer reviewed journals
Current NHS and /or university posts:
Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth
Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
Royal Society of Medicine (Ophthalmology)
Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh
Contact Details 
Private secretary:
Michele Murphy
Private secretary telephone number:
02392 352206
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Evans qualified at St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London and underwent training in Ophthalmology in Oxford, London and Australia (including a stint with the Flying Doctor Service). After qualifying as a specialist he spent a year working in the Eye department at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, one of the leading children’s hospitals in the world.  He has practised as a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon in Portsmouth since 1994. His practice is divided between general adult Ophthalmology (including cataract surgery) and children’s eye problems.


He was elected to the council of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in 2004 and was appointed as the Regional Surgical Adviser to the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh in 2012. He is the lead clinician for Paediatric Ophthalmology at Portsmouth Hospital NHS Trust and continues with Royal College work as a lead assessor for consultant appointments. He has a pro bono role through the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, providing medical advice to British nationals overseas.


He has published over 20 articles in peer reviewed journals, has written the national Royal College guidelines for outpatient services and continues to train junior surgeons (paediatric and adult operating).

Personal profile:

Mr Evans is married with three children, two dogs, one cat and a garden that he struggles to tame!

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Mr Anthony Evans

Mr Anthony Evans Ophthalmology Consultant, Portsmouth, private hospital specialist.

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