Appointed as Consultant in Anaesthesia & Pain Management
1990 after training in Northern Ireland.
Developed the Multidisciplinary Pain Management Service winning
2005 NHS Regional Innovation award and established the Hospital
Palliative care service 1993.
I have had a long term commitment to Medical Education and was
the 1999 Wyeth Travelling Fellow to the USA.
'As I was very, very nervous, I must have been the worst patient
ever and they were brilliant with me and I can't thank them enough
- could you please pass on my sincere thanks.'
Patient, Hysteroscopy Unit, Chester-le-Street Community