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Mr Richard Antcliff

Consultant Ophthalmologist

Mr Antcliff is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Sulis Hospital Bath

Mr Antcliff trained in medicine at the Medical College of St Bartholomew's, London and Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge.

Following this he worked at St Thomas' Hospital under David Spalton and undertook a research degree into diseases of the retina under various specialists in this field.


  • Long-sightedness

  • Presbyopia treatment

  • Short-sightedness

  • General ophthalmology

  • Yag laser capsulotomy

  • Posterior capsule opacification

  • Epiretinal membrane (macular pucker)

  • Retinal detachment

  • Diabetic retinopathy and oedema treatment

  • Cataract surgery

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Additional information about Mr Richard Antcliff

Mr Antcliff is married to Sally, a dentist, and has three children.

Ophthalmic Surgeon at the Royal United Hospital, Bath


Cataract surgery, particularly micro incision cataract surgery (MICS) to minimise astigmatism, and premium implants.

Diseases of the Retina: Diabetes, Age Related Macular Degeneration

General Ophthalmology

Cataract surgery (particularly reduction of astigmatism), macular oedema, age Related Macular Degeneration

Royal College of Ophthalmologists

American Academy of Ophthalmology

European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

United Kingdom & Ireland Society of Cataract and

Refractive Surgeons

Medical Retina Group

Our Private Patient Advisors are available to answer your questions about becoming a patient on 01761 422288 from 8am to 6pm during the week.

How to find us
Just 10 minutes from Bath
The Sulis Hospital Bath,
Foxcote Avenue,
Peasedown St John,
Bath, BA2 8SQ
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By Car

Sulis Hospital is located 6 miles south of Bath city centre. Travelling from Bath, head south west on the A367. After you pass the Audi and Mercedes-Benz dealerships, on your left, take the first exit at the roundabout into Wellow Lane. Then turn left into Foxcote Avenue. Sulis Hospital is immediately on your right hand side.


A visitors' car park is located directly in front of the hospital. This is free of charge to patients and visitors.

By Public Transport

There are regular buses to Peasedown St John. Please note the nearest bus stop is a short walk.