Dr Mark Baxter
General Medicine Consultant
MBChB, MRCP (UK)
I graduated from the University of Dundee in 1998 and done my entire specialist training in the Wessex region. I was appointed as a consultant physician and orthogeriatrician in 2009 at Southampton General Hospital. I have been involved in developing the orthogeriatric and medicine for older people services and am currently working on developing a fracture liaison service for Southampton.
I am part of the specialist syncope service for people of all ages and specialise in the medical care of patients undergoing surgery, particularly trauma and orthopaedics, providing comprehensive falls and bone health assessments.
I provide consultancy services to the hospital including clinical reviews.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Mark Baxter at Spire include:
General Medicine: Osteoporosis Geriatric medicine Peri-operative medicine
Spire Southampton Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
Consultant Physician, Department of Medicine for Older People, Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust.
I was born in 1973 and am married with two young children. When not spending time with the family I enjoy sport and music, both live and recorded.