I am a Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon with the qualifications TD, BDS, MB, MS, MScD, FDS, FRCS (Eng). My higher surgical training was carried out at Charing Cross, St Thomas's Hospital and King's College Hospital, London. I was appointed Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon at Frenchay Hospital, Bristol, in 1994 until its closure in 2013, whereupon I transferred to the Bristol Royal Infirmary/Bristol Royal Hospital for Children. Until my I left the NHS in April 2021, I specialised in the treatment of patients with facial trauma and had an interest in salivary gland disease, temporomandibular joint surgery and facial reconstruction. I have recent operational experience of military surgery and was one of three surgeons of the SW regional cleft team. I am a member of the court of examiners for the Joint Intercollegiate Examinations Board (JCIE)
I hold the Bond Solon Certificate of Expert Witness Accreditation (U. Cardiff) 2005 and also the Bond Solon Civil Procedure Rules Certificate 2013. References available on request.
I am currently undertaking 150 reports a year, of which a significant proportion is medical negligence work.
For further information please contact;
Mrs Cath Atkinson (medicolegal secretary)
Tel: 07748 960960
Mrs Tracy Ryan (private secretary)
Tel: 07989 576717