Ms Evgenia Anikina

Ms Evgenia Anikina

MA(Cantab) MB BChir FRCOphth

Ophthalmology

Offers video consultation
Recommended by 6 specialists
15 years of experience
5 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.95

Bedside Manner

4.91

Explanation

4.91

Top feedback

“Gives you confidence and reassurance at every interaction and meeting. As this was my first surgery, this was extremely beneficial for me and I knew I was in the best care with Ms Anikina. All experiences of surgery were exactly as described“
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Subspecialties

  • Retina
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Network
  • Emergency Ophthalmology
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Languages spoken

  • Russian
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6154844
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £200

    Practices worked at

    Spire Dunedin Hospital

    16 Bath Road, Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom, RG1 6NS
    48 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    Not available
    Tue
    09:00 - 13:00
    Wed
    09:00 - 11:30
    Thu
    14:00 - 17:00
    Fri
    Not available
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    Ms Evgenia Anikina is a highly experienced ophthalmologist and retinal specialist, having trained in Cambridge and London and undertaken two surgical retinal fellowships and a medical retina fellowship at Moorfields Eye Hospital prior to being appointed as a Consultant Vitreoretinal Surgeon at the Royal Berkshire NHS Trust.

    She likes to place emphasis on a holistic approach, listening to patients’ concerns and developing specific treatment plans that best suit each individual patient. Her expertise across the medical and surgical retinal fields allow a seamless, combined approach to complex eye problems.

    She is passionate about education and has been involved with multiple teaching and training roles both inside and outside of the medical fields from very early on in her career.

    She recognises the importance of personal development and professional collaboration and is an active member of several professional organisations, as well as having several national and international roles.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    Surgical retina

    Flashes and floaters, posterior vitreous detachment, retinal breaks

    Macular holes

    Epiretinal membranes

    Retinal detachment

    Vitreous haemorrhage

    Diabetic retinopathy

    Medical retinal diseases

    Age-related macular degeneration (AMD)

    Diabetic Retinopathy

    Retinal vein and artery occlusion

    Intravitreal injections (anti-VEGF, steroid)

    Retinal laser treatment

    General and urgent ophthalmology

    Cataract surgery

    Complex cataracts

    Secondary lens implants

    Yag laser capsulotomy for posterior capsular thickening

    Trauma

    Urgent eye problems


    Complex cataracts

    Dislocated intra-ocular lenses and secondary lens implants

    Retinal detachment

    Surgical management of dibetic eye disease

    Sub-macular haemorrhage

    Procedures

    • Cataract Surgery
    • Epiretinal Membrane
    • Retinal Imaging
    • Retinal Laser Surgery
    • Routine Eye Exam
    • Complex Cataract Surgery
    • Independent Prescriber
    • Intravitreal Injection
    • Multifocal Intraocular Lens
    • Myopia Control
    • New Eye Exam
    • Ocular Coherence Tomography (OCT)
    • Urgent Eye Care
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    Special interests

    • Retinal Detachment
    • Floaters (Eye)
    • Macular Hole
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Vitreous Haemorrhage
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
    • Cataracts
    • Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
    • Eye Problems
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Haemorrhage
    • Vision Problems
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    Education

    • FRCOphth Royal College of Ophthalmologists 2014
    • MA 2008 University of Cambridge
    • MB, BChir 2006 University of Cambridge
    • BA (Class I) 2004 University of Cambridge
    • Council member at the Ophthalmology Section of the Royal Society of Medicine 2010 – current
    • Medical representative for Great Britain on the Medical Committee for the International Savate (French kickboxing) Federation FISav 2018 – current
    • Medical Member of the Panel on the International Ophthalmological Ethics Committee 2013-2018
    • Royal College of Ophthalmologists surgical skills tutor 2015-current and College examiner
    • Winner of the Certificate of Merit at the BEAVRS Annual Meeting 2017
    • Prize Winner in the Aylward QIPP awards, Moorfields Eye Hospital 2017
    • Winner of the National Alcon Glaucoma Case Study Award, 2012
    • Prize winner in the Ophthalmology regional audit & research meeting, 2009
    • Department of Pharmacology (Cambridge) Research Project Prize, 2004, awarded for best undergraduate project of the year
    • Trinity College Cambridge Senior Scholarship, 2004-2005
    • Trinity College Cambridge Junior Scholarship, 2002-2003
    • Trinity College Cambridge Physiology Prize, 2002
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    Reviews

    4.92 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.95
    Bedside Manner
    4.91
    Explanation
    4.91
    Retinal Detachment
    8/22
    Cataract Surgery
    4/22
    Floaters (Eye)
    3/22
    Epiretinal Membrane
    2/22
    Macular Hole
    2/22
    Diabetic Retinopathy
    1/22
    Retina
    1/22
    Retinal Imaging
    1/22
    Retinal Laser Surgery
    1/22
    Routine Eye Exam
    1/22
    Vitreous Haemorrhage
    1/22
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    Sort by:
    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Gives you confidence and reassurance at every interaction and meeting. As this was my first surgery, this was extremely beneficial for me and I knew I was in the best care with Ms Anikina. All experiences of surgery were exactly as described
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    I was grateful to receive an appointment so soon after my referral. Miss Anikina was both very professional and pleasant and explained everything very clearly
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very pleased with the way my consultation was carried out.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very please. Speaks only when she has to or when asked. Friendly, but to the point.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (3/5)
    Explanation
    (4/5)
    Very professional impression highly recommended
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Experienced, caring and professional treatment. Made me feel I was in safe hands. Thankyou so much.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Reassuring Friendly Helpful Made me feel at ease when I was so nervous
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    What a delightful leader and team. One could not have a better experience had it been private
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Evgeniashe took is supremely professional warm and patient. She took time to explain things to me and was quick to take action to remedy a potential issue with immediate laser treatment to my eye. It's a 10 from me.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Excellent prompt and professional service and treatment.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 6 specialists
    Miss Pallavi Tyagi
    Miss Pallavi Tyagi
    Ophthalmology
    We trained together

    "Ms Anikina is an outstanding Ophthalmic surgeon. She is an accomplished cataract and vitreoretinal surgeon who is well respected by her patients and colleagues. Her excellent surgical outcomes are testament to her skills, commitment and energy. She is a compassionate doctor who shares a great rapport with her patients and goes an extra mile in their care. She is a reliable and trustworthy colleague for expert opinion. I would gladly recommend her to my friends and family. "

    09-12-2021

    Recommended for:
    Macular Degeneration, Eye Problem, Dry Eyes
    , Macular Haemorrhage, Retinal Detachment, Macular Hole, Vitreous Haemorrhage, Vision Problems, Eye Infection, Eye Problems, Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Cataracts, Diabetic Retinopathy, Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye), Blepharitis, Floaters (Eye) , Branch Retinal Artery Occlusion (BRAO), Eyelid Cyst (Chalazion), Myopia (Short-Sighted), Retinal Tear
    Mr Zaid Shalchi
    Mr Zaid Shalchi
    Ophthalmology
    Is a colleague

    "I have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending Miss Anikina. She is an excellent colleague and provides superb care to patients. She achieves very good patient outcomes and I would be very happy for my friends and family to be treated by her. "

    10-11-2020

    Recommended for:
    Macular Degeneration, Eye Problem, Dry Eyes
    , Macular Haemorrhage, Retinal Detachment, Macular Hole, Vitreous Haemorrhage, Vision Problems, Eye Infection, Eye Problems, Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Cataracts, Diabetic Retinopathy, Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye), Blepharitis, Floaters (Eye)
    Mr Tariq Ayoub
    Mr Tariq Ayoub
    Ophthalmology
    Is a colleague

    "Evgenia Anikina is a very skilled retinal surgeon. She has extensive training in the medical and surgical treatment of patients with retinal conditions. I would highly recommend her to anyone looking for a expert opinion on retinal disease."

    10-11-2020

    Recommended for:
    Macular Degeneration, Eye Problem, Dry Eyes
    , Macular Haemorrhage, Retinal Detachment, Macular Hole, Vitreous Haemorrhage, Vision Problems, Eye Infection, Eye Problems, Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Cataracts, Diabetic Retinopathy, Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye), Blepharitis, Floaters (Eye)
    Mr Ahmad Aziz
    Mr Ahmad Aziz
    Ophthalmology

    "Miss Anikina is an excellent doctor and vitreoretinal surgeon. She is highly skilled and has a caring and kind approach to her patients. I highly recommend her to my patients."

    10-11-2020

    Recommended for:
    Macular Degeneration, Eye Problem, Dry Eyes
    , Macular Haemorrhage, Retinal Detachment, Macular Hole, Vitreous Haemorrhage, Vision Problems, Eye Infection, Eye Problems, Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Cataracts, Diabetic Retinopathy, Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye), Blepharitis, Floaters (Eye)

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