Consultant Profile

Dr Dermot Mckeown

Dr Dermot Mckeown MB ChB, FRCA
Practicing at:
Spire Edinburgh Hospitals and Spire Murrayfield Edinburgh, Spire Shawfair Park Hospital
  • Anaesthetics
    Special clinical interests:
    Transplant anaesthesia
    Regional anaesthesia
    Early Critical Care
    Research interests:
    Airway management
    Emergency Department Critical Care
    Hip fracture
    Current NHS and /or university posts:
    Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Lothian University Hospitals NHS Trust, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh
    Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Edinburgh
    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
    Royal College of Anaesthetists
    Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
    FRCS(Ed) [Honorary]
    FCEM [Honorary]
    Intensive Care Societies (UK, Scottish and USA)
    Association of Anaesthetists
    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    0131 337 5967
    Private secretary telephone number:
    0131 337 5967
    Private secretary email address:
    Personal email address:
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:
    I have been a Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care since 1986. During this time I have provided anaesthesia and critical care services for almost all the major specialties in both public and private sectors. My current post involves General ICU, Transplantation, General Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery. I am a Senior Lecturer to the University of Edinburgh.

    My research interests are in trauma management and early Critical Care. I lecture frequently nationally and internationally on these topics.

    I have a major interest in multidisciplinary training in Critical Care.
    Personal profile:
    I'm a recent Grandfather, keen cyclist and bad saxophonist!

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    Dr Dermot Mckeown

    Dr Dermot Mckeown Anaesthetics Consultant, Edinburgh, private hospital specialist.

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