The Provision of General and regional anaesthesia for most
surgical specialities and Anaesthesia/ analgesia for the parturient
Overseeing and leading obstetric anaesthetic services in
The application and the practice of regional anaesthesia and
analgesia particularly in orthopaedic surgery mainly for upper and
lower limbs and other surgical specialties in general including the
use of special techniques (ultrasound and/or nerve stimulation
methods)of nerve localisation and anaesthesia according to the
nature of surgery.
I am also involved in the management of intensive care patients
on ad hoc basis.
I have published two papers in Obstetric anaesthesia and one in
Day surgery and my current audits concentrate on patient
satisfaction in pain relief for labour and patient satisfaction
following provision of regional analgesia for orthopaedic surgical
Consultant Anaesthetist since July 2000 at Darlington Memorial
Clinical Lead Day Surgery Unit from 2011 to date.
'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