- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
Underghraduate training at University of Nottingham, gaining BMedSci (first class) and BM BS with honours in 1999. Basic surgical training at University Hospitals of Leicester gaining MRCS in 2003. Thoracic surgical training in Leicester and London (Royal Brompton Hospital, London Chest Hospital, Guy's Hospital and St Bartholomew's Hospital) passed FRCS (CTh) in 2008.
Areas of interest
Pneumothorax, pleural effusion, malignant mesothelioma, lung cancer, chest wall (pectus) deformity, empyema.
- Paula Allen
- Guys Hospital Great Maze Pond LONDON SE1 9RT
- 020 7188 1038
- 020 7188 1016
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Vedahari Ponnaiah Not Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Thoracic Surgeon, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust. London.
Risk assessment in lung cancer surgery.
Malignant pleural effusion.
Surgery for Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma
Astra Charnwood Prize for Outstanding Honours Year Project (1997).
Nottingham Medical-Chirugical Society Prize for Elective Report (1999).
Nottingham Medical-Chirugical Society President’s Student Prize (2000).
Hargadon Prize for Audit, Association of Cardiothoracic Anaesthetists (2002)
Finalist, Young Investigator of the Year, EACTS (2003)
Young Investigator of the Year, American College of Chest Physicians (2003)
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Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.