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Dr Dakin is a Consultant Respiratory Physician based at the Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford.
He trained in Respiratory medicine in London, gaining a research fellowship at the Royal Brompton Hospital where he completed an MD doctoral degree within the National Heart and Lung Institute of Imperial College.
Dr Dakin is also trained and experienced in Sleep Medicine and holds accreditation with the European Sleep Research Society as a Somnologist.
Initially appointed to a consultant post at Queen Alexandra Hospital, he moved to the Royal Surrey County Hospital in 2015 to be nearer to his family home in Farnham.
Dr Dakin sees patients with all aspects of Respiratory disease, including asthma, lung cancer, respiratory infection, persistent cough, tuberculosis, COPD (chronic bronchitis / emphysema), interstitial lung disease and pulmonary fibrosis.
Subspecialty areas of interest include interstitial lung disease / pulmonary fibrosis and Sleep medicine.
Dr Dakin has two young children and is married to an Anaesthetist. At weekends he enjoys sailing a Laser dinghy (very badly) at a local sailing club, where he was the General Secretary until recently.
Appointments can be arranged on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at the Guildford Nuffield.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Respiratory and General Physician
Royal Surrey County Hospital
Consultant Respiratory Physician
Queen Alexandra Hospital
Courses offered to GPs
Update on COPD / inhalers
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- FRCP Royal College of Physians 2008
- MD Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine 2003
- MB ChB University of Liverpool 1992
Reference number 3682913
Details of entry to specialist register
- CCST Respiratory and General (Internal) Medicine, 2002
Affiliations / memberships
British Thoracic Society
European Respiratory Society
American Thoracic Society
European Sleep Research Society
American Academy of Sleep Medicine
- Nuffield Health Guildford Hospital
- 16:00 - 20:00
- 01483 555800
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