Meet the team

The orthoptic department at University Hospital Southampton is supported by specialist orthoptists who are well-trained in the treatment and diagnosis of problems with eye movement and visual development.

Lead orthoptists:

  • Elizabeth O'Flynn, head orthoptist
  • Megan Evans, deputy head and research orthoptist
  • Rachel McKevitt, orthoptist and teaching lead
  • Kathryn Thatcher, senior orthoptist and paediatric family support officer


  • Richard Evans, orthoptist
  • Daniel Osborne, research orthoptist
  • Helen Ellis, orthoptist
  • Tomas Harding, orthoptist
  • Roshni Pancholi, orthoptist
  • Jeremy Bradshaw, orthoptist