I am a consultant anaesthetist at the Conquest Hospital providing anaesthesia for the whole range of surgical specialties. Areas of special interest include intensive care and chronic pain. I qualified in 1980 at Kings College Hospital with general practice training at Exeter University. His anaesthetic training took place at Charing Cross, Westminster and St George's Hospitals, in London with specialist experience in neuro, cardiac, burns and paediatric anaesthesia. I gained his anaesthetic fellowship in 1988. I also serve with the Territorial Royal Army Medical Corps.