Meet Our Team

Here’s just a few of the friendly faces you’ll see when you visit SpaMedica. We have more than 200 staff with a huge range of experience and skills. We’re here to help and are focused on supporting you and our thousands of other patients through your surgery, treatment and appointments.

  • Mr. Anil Pitalia
    CEO

    Anil is the founder of SpaMedica, with 20 years’ experience as a consultant ophthalmologist and surgeon. His vision was to develop state-of-the-art hospitals where every patient is cared for in the same way as we would expect our family and loved ones to be cared for. And this ...

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  • Paul Stout
    Chief Financial Officer

    Paul’s role is focused on the company strategy, financial direction and commercial development of SpaMedica. He has more than 18 years’ experience within financial roles, including 10 years at the accounting firm Deloitte LLP and most recently as the Chief Financial Officer o...

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  • Belinda O’Brien
    Chief Operating Officer

    Belinda has more than 30 years’ experience working within healthcare and has played a vital role in the growth of SpaMedica over the last five years; providing an inspirational and supportive role to our clinical teams. Her responsibilities include the project management of new...

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  • Linda Grant
    Patient Relations Manager

    Linda prides herself in ensuring our patients are each individually cared for and meeting all their needs. She ensures the highest quality standards of customer service and cleanliness at SpaMedica are continually being met. She is focused on managing her team with enthusiasm and...

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  • Tom Critchley
    Lead Optometrist

    Tom is an experienced Optometrist and has held an advanced clinical role for a number of years. He uses his experience to provide the highest possible standard of care for all his patients. Another aspect of Tom’s role is to manage our SpaMedica Optometrist team and ensure they...

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  • Sarah Boon
    Ophthalmic Nurse

    Sarah is one of our senior nurses at SpaMedica and always ensures our patients are warmly welcomed into a clean, safe and compassionate environment.  Sarah is also our lead infection control nurse assuring that high standards in the hospitals are upheld. Sarah is always seen wit...

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  • Alexander Silvester
    Specialty Doctor – Ophthalmology

    Alex plays an important role as SpaMedica’s Specialty Doctor, with more than eight years’ experience in healthcare. He is passionate about research and is currently involved in the Global Vision Database and the ...

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  • Jessica Bradley
    Senior Patient Coordinator

    Jessica is the Senior Patient-Co-ordinator at the SpaMedica headquarters in Bolton. She ensures that the patients have a pleasant experience throughout their visits to SpaMedica. She supports the Patient Co-Ordinators in making our patients feel comfortable and relaxed during the...

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    Treatments

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    Getting a Diagnosis

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