Job Title: Consultant
Department: General Medicine
Telephone Number: 01772 523474
Primary Medical Qualification: MB ChB 1990 University of Manchester
Year of Registration: 1991
GMC Number: 3454042
Career History: One of three consultants at Royal Preston Hospital who deliver an acute in-patient respiratory service. Running an acute non-invasive ventilatory service from the ward, as well as being the main area for sepsis management in the division of medicine.
Electively runs a tertiary centre multidisciplinary team airways service for difficult to diagnose and manage breathlessness. This service is supported by specialist Speech and Language Therapists and Physiotherapists. Also lead the multidisciplinary team neuromuscular respiratory service and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) services. The latter provides a holistic non-cancer palliation service. As part of the COPD remit we have a homecare COPD and oxygen team working across primary and secondary care.