Meet the team: major trauma


Mark Baxter

Dr Mark Baxter,  director of major trauma

Dr Baxter is experienced in the management of frail elderly people, with multiple medical problems. He also has extensive experience in the assessment of falls and bone health.

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Emergency medicine

  • Prof. Robert Crouch OBE, consultant nurse and honorary professor of emergency care, deputy director of major trauma

  • Dr Phil Hyde, director of children’s major trauma
  • Dr Nitin Jagasia, major trauma lead for the emergency department


  • Dr Charles Deakin, medical director of Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance
  • Dr David Sutton

Intensive care

Interventional radiologists



Consultant anaesthetists

Other specialist staff

  • Rosalind Palfrey, major trauma clinical coordinator
  • Helen McHale, major trauma clinical coordinator 
  • Dr Leonard King, radiologist 
  • Anna Walton, Fellow

Management team

  • Lisa Saunders, major trauma centre and Wessex Trauma Network manager
  • Ella Scriven, major trauma centre administrator and TARN analyst

Trauma and audit research network (TARN)

  • Dianna Ward, TARN manager
  • Jane Smart, senior TARN analyst
  • Maya Tipper, TARN analyst