Consultant Profile

Dr Ian Taylor

Practicing at:
Spire Portsmouth Hospital
  • Anaesthetics
    • Obstetric anaesthesia
    • Pain management
Special clinical interests:

Acute pain management
Preoperative assessment
Ultrasound-guided regional anaesthesia

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Anaesthetist, Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Fellow of Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCA)
Faculty of Pain MedicineAssociation of Anaesthetists’ of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI)
Regional Anaesthesia UK (RA-UK)
European Society of Regional Anaesthesia (ESRA)
Obstetric Anaesthetists’ Association (OAA)
Difficult Airway Society (DAS)
British Ophthalmic Anaesthetists’ Association (BOAS)

Contact Details 
Private secretary:
Alison Moore
Private secretary telephone number:
02392 422034
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Taylor qualified from Bristol University in 1992, following which he trained in anaesthesia in the South West, Wessex and Australia. He was appointed to a Consultant post in Portsmouth in 2003.Being a partner in Portsmouth Anaesthetic Group gives Dr Taylor enormous benefits to patients that he treats. As a group, the Portsmouth Anaesthetic Group, are able to provide 24/7 on-call cover for their patients, ensuring that Consultant Anaesthetic input is always available. They provide a comprehensive care package covering the entire perioperative period and the preoperative assessment service optimises patients prior to surgery.

Dr Taylor has been practising ultrasound guided regional anaesthesia since 2006, a technique that lends itself to many aspects of anaesthetic care and forms an integral part in many perioperative analgesia regimes. He has extensive experience in this area of anaesthetic practice. Dr Taylor works with a broad range of surgical specialties in his private practice, which reflects his NHS role.

Personal profile:

Dr Taylor is married with three children. His hobbies include fishing, cricket, dinghy sailing, cycling and running.

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Dr Ian Taylor

Dr Ian Taylor Anaesthetics Consultant, Portsmouth, private hospital specialist.

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