Graduated from the University of Manchester Medical School with Honours.
Successful completion of training in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine through the Northwest School of Anaesthesia.
Advanced training in Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, working in multiple major national Centres of Excellence.
Admitted as Fellow to the Royal College of Anaesthetists, Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine and The Academy of Medical Educators.
Qualified in peri-operative transoesophageal echocardiography with British Society of Echocardiography.
Appointed as Consultant in Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine to the Lancashire Cardiac Centre in 2016.
Anaesthesia and Peri-Operative management of adult patients for:
Standard access and Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery (MICS) including Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid and Pulmonary Valve repair or replacement, Coronary Artery Bypass Grafts, ASD / VSD repair, Myxoma removal and Myomectomies.
Standard access and Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS) including wedge resection, lobectomies and pneumonectonies, pleural biopsies, bullectomies, rib resection and tracheal stenting.
Major Aortic Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Insertion (TAVI) by all access routes
Electrophysiology (EP), Coronary Angiography, Heart defect device closures and Cardiac Pacemaker / Defibrillator implantations and removals
Pre- and post- operative Intensive Care management for patients requiring all forms of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Cardiology procedures
Friday PM, Saturday and Sunday all day
Private Practice Pre-operative Appointments
Monday - Friday by appointment only through private secretary or Consultant Surgeon private secretary
NHS Practice Secretary