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After qualifying from St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London, he trained in nephrology in the West Midlands, where he benefited from working at centres of excellence in the specialty. Since becoming a consultant at the Sussex Kidney Unit in Brighton, he has taken a leading role in the multidisciplinary team looking after patients with all forms of kidney problems. He leads the home dialysis team at the Sussex Kidney Unit and is also continuing to develop services for people with kidney problems in East Sussex.
He is committed to developing, maintaining and revalidating the highest standards of practice and safety. He continually keeps up to date with the latest in his specialty.
Areas of interest
Chronic kidney disease;
Acute kidney injury;
Myeloma and the kidney;
Current NHS consultant posts held
Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust
He has a PhD on the development and progression of chronic kidney disease and kidney disease associated with multiple myeloma. He continues to conduct research in these areas, as well as in dialysis treatment.
In his spare time he enjoys cycling and golf. He enjoys watching rugby union, and he is a very keen fan of the Sri Lankan and English cricket teams. He also enjoys gardening, growing vegetables and sausage making.
He has held several prestigious awards, and his work has been presented both nationally and internationally, as well as being published in high-impact peer-reviewed journals such as the New England Journal of Medicine, the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, Blood, Kidney International and Nature Reviews Nephrology.
Courses offered to GPs
"Kidney Disease and Your Patients"
- MB BS University of London 2000
- PhD University of Birmingham 2011
- MRCP Royal College of Physicians 2003
Details of entry to specialist register
- Renal Medicine (Nephrology), 2011
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Physicians
National Institute of Health Research
International Society of Nephrology
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.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details