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Gande, Dr Anthony Richard

Richard GandeBM BCh BA FRCA




  • Pre-operative (before surgery) assessment of children
  • ENT (ear, nose and throat anaesthesia)

Training and education

  • Qualified at Oxford University -1993
  • Anaesthesia training in Wessex and Michigan, USA
  • Accredited in 2004


Dr Gande is a consultant anaesthetist who has worked for UHS since May 2004. He specialises in pre-operative assessment of children and anaesthesia for ENT, (ear, nose and throat) procedures. His clinical interests include looking after patients with difficult airways.

He has over a decade of experience in anaesthesia, with 18 months of sub-specialty training in paediatric anaesthesia (12 months in the USA), and five years' consultant practice with interests in paediatric and ENT surgery. 

Key achievements

  • Postgraduate education lead for anaesthetic department since 2006.
  • Improved service for patients having airway surgery through the introduction of high frequency jet ventilation in ENT surgery (in use since mid 2008).