Consultant Profile

Dr John Burden

Dr John Burden MB BS, MRCP, FRCA
Practicing at:
Spire Portsmouth Hospital
  • Anaesthetics
    • Paediatric anaesthesia
Special clinical interests:

Orthopaedic anaesthesia: regional anaesthetic techniques

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Anaesthetist, Queen Alexandra, Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust

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

Member of the Royal College of Anaesthetists
Association of Anaesthetists, Great Britain and Ireland
Association of Paediatric Anaesthetists

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
Portsmouth Anaesthetic Group
Private secretary:
Alison Moore
Private secretary telephone number:
02392 422034
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Burden first qualified from St Mary's Hospital University, London in 1986. Between 1987 and 1990 he practiced as a general medical physician in the UK.

Dr Burden moved into clinical anaesthesia in 1990, he trained for several years around the UK before training overseas in the Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia in 1995 and 1996.

Dr Burden has been a practicing Consultant Anaesthetist since 1998 where he has been working in the Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust.

Personal profile:

Dr Burden enjoys all sports however he actively participates in soccer, squash and running. He also enjoys helping younger people to learn the sports and since 2000 he has been an organiser of community soccer for 4 - 12 year olds in Chichester in West Sussex.

Dr Burden is married with three children.

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Dr John Burden

Dr John Burden Anaesthetics Consultant, Portsmouth, private hospital specialist.

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