Anthea Reid


BSc MCOptom, MSc, DipTp(IP) Prof Cert Glauc High Cert Glaucoma.

Anthea has a great depth of experience in Optometry. After graduating from Cardiff University she undertook further training at Moorfields Eye Hospital and continued to be employed in hospital eye departments until 2019.

Anthea joined Leightons Southampton in 2014. She has particular interest in paediatrics but is also experienced in complex contact lens fittings and eye health problems, as well as being happy to provide advice regarding Low Vision Aids. In addition to being a member of the Leightons' team Anthea is a Clinical Supervisor at Portsmouth University and Clinical Lead for Hampshire Local Optical Committee.

Outside work, Anthea enjoys travel and walking, and also coordinates a Duke of Edinburgh award scheme Open Centre.