Dr David Levy qualified in South Africa in 1985. After his postgraduate training in North London hospitals, he was appointed as a consultant physician with a special interest in the elderly in 1995 at Barnet General Hospital in North London. Dr Levy has a busy NHS practice incorporating in-patients and out-patients. He ran a rehabilitation ward at Finchley Memorial Hospital for 10 years and has many years’ experience in providing pre and postoperative medical support for orthopaedic and other surgical patients.Dr Levy is part of the Medical Liaison Team providing medical backup at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore. He is the Head of Department for Medicine for the Elderly at Barnet and Chase Farm NHS Trust. He also has a large teaching and training commitment being an Educational and Clinical Supervisor for a number of postgraduate trainees. Dr Levy is available to see outpatients for new consultations and follow up. He is also available to admit patients with a broad range of acute general medical problems and to consult inpatients admitted under other specialists when the need arises. He has a highly efficient PA who has looked after his administration since 1995.