Meet the team

If you need a general anaesthetic for thoracic surgery you'll be treated by a consultant, although there may be other anaesthetists in training grades involved in your care.

We also work closely with the acute pain team. Depending on your operation, you might see them afterwards.

Our consultants


Dr Charlotte Allan

Dr Allan is a consultant anaesthetist.

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Dr Owen Boswell

Dr Boswell is a consultant anaesthetist.

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Richard Chapman

Dr Richard Chapman

Dr Chapman works in the fields of thoracic, upper gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary and neurosurgery.

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Simon Hughes

Dr Simon Hughes

Dr Hughes has interests in major trauma, pre-hospital emergency medicine and regional anaesthesia

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Dr Stuart Jenkins

Dr Jenkins has interests in obstetric and thoracic anaesthesia.

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Dr Suzie Kellett

Dr Kellett is a consultant anaesthetist.

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Dr Leo Krivskiy

Dr Leo Krivski

Dr Krivski provides anaesthesia for major surgery, and has a particular interest in perioperative medicine (working with patients before surgery).

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Dr Roy Kukreja

Dr Roy Kukreja

Dr Kukreja has interests in vascular, thoracic and hepato-biliary anaesthesia.

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Neil McGill

Dr Neil McGill

Dr McGill is the anaesthetic lead for both cancer ablation and bariatric (weight loss) surgery.

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Dr Linda Nel

Dr Linda Nel

Dr Nel is the department lead for anaesthesia-related allergy.

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Dr Craig Pope

Dr Pope is a consultant anaesthetist.


Dr Ann Putnam

Dr Putnam is a consultant anaesthetist.

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Dr Liz Shewry

Dr Shewry is particularly interested in major trauma, thoracic anaesthesia and pre-hospital emergency medicine.

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Dr Mai Wakatsuki

Dr Wakatsuki is a consultant anaesthetist.

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