Dr Dermot Mckeown


Practising at

Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Dermot Mckeown at Spire include:

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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.


Clinical Interests


Transplant anaesthesia. Regional anaesthesia. Early Critical Care. Training

Private contact details

Telephone 0131 337 5967
Private secretary email
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Anaesthetists
Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
FRCS(Ed) [Honorary]. FCEM [Honorary]
Intensive Care Societies (UK, Scottish and USA)
Association of Anaesthetists

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Current NHS posts

Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Lothian University Hospitals NHS Trust, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh. Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Edinburgh

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Personal Profile

I'm a recent Grandfather, keen cyclist and bad saxophonist!

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