- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
Graduated from Kings College School of Medicine & Dentistry (University of London) in 1990.
Specialist Registrar in South East Thames working in hospitals in East Kent, East Sussex, Guy's and King's including a 6 month fellowship in Liver Transplant Anaesthesia at King's College Hospital. One year sabbatical spent in Australia at the Royal Perth Hospital, including 4 months "Outback Anaesthesia" working with the Royal Flying Doctor Service.
Appointed as a Consultant Anaesthetist in 1999.
Lead Consultant for Obstetric Anaesthesia 1999-2011.
College Tutor from 2000-2006.
Clinical Director for Critical Care from 2011-2015.
Other roles include Consultant Appraiser, Lead Clinician for Long Term Vascular Access and Lead Clinician for Intrathecal Chemotherapy.
Areas of interest
Long Term Vascular Access - Insertion of Portacaths, Arm Ports, PICCs and Tunnelled Central Venous Catheters (Hickman Lines) for Chemotherapy; Anaesthesia for major cancer surgery including thoracic epidural analgesia; Spinal anaesthesia for major Orthopaedic surgery - Hip and Knee replacements; Total Intravenous Anaesthesia (TIVA) and sedation techniques.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Long Term Vascular Access for chemotherapy
CEA Level 6
- MB BS University of London 1990
- FRCA Royal College of Anaesthetists 1994
Reference number 3484744
Details of entry to specialist register
- CCST in Anaesthesia , 1999
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.
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Implantation of port device (PowerPort) - (5-50)
IV sedation administered by operator - (5-50)