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Date: 20 December 2014

Time: 09:37

Consultant directory

With so many consultants, all with special interests, we appreciate it can be difficult for GPs to make the right referral choice, and it can be confusing for patients.

This consultant directory is offered as an easy reference guide to the specific clinical services and interests of all the consultants working at or for University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust.

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    • Secretary: 0121 371 2777
    • Extension: 12777
    • Fax: 0121 371 5936
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    Dr Laura J Tasker

    Dr Laura J Tasker, Consultant Anaesthetist/ Intensivist

    Biography pending.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2777
    • Extension: 12777
    • Fax: 0121 371 5936
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    Wing Comd. Robert Tipping

    Wing Comd. Robert Tipping, Consultant Anaesthetist - RCDM

    Graduated from Imperial College in 1999 and trained in the East and West Midlands. Special interests include trauma, regional anaesthesia and pre-hospital care. Robert also flies with the air ambulance as a doctor.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2777
    • Extension: 12777
    • Fax: 0121 371 5936
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    Dr Jeffrey L Tong

    Dr Jeffrey L Tong, Consultant Anaesthetist

    Qualified in 1991 from the University of Birmingham, he was a GP until 1994 and started practicing anaesthetics in 1995. Appointed as a consultant in 2002, his area of clinical interest is around difficult airway management and regional anaesthesia.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2777
    • Extension: 12777
    • Fax: 0121 371 5936
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    Dr Tomasz Torlinski

    Dr Tomasz Torlinski, Consultant Anaesthetist/Intensivist

    Medical School 1995 and MD Diploma 2000 in Poznan. Training in 2002 and instructorship in anaesthesiology in 2006, St. Louis, USA. Special interest in critical care, anaesthesia in trauma and neurotrauma; burns, plastics and bariatrics.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2777
    • Extension: 12777
    • Fax: 0121 371 5936
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    Dr Peter Townsend

    Dr Peter Townsend, Consultant Anaesthetist and Intensivist

    Biography pending.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2777
    • Extension: 12777
    • Fax: 0121 371 5936
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    Dr Deborah J Turfrey

    Dr Deborah J Turfrey, Consultant Anaesthetist/Intensivist

    Trained in London, Glasgow and Birmingham. Interests are cardiac anaesthesia, cardiac intensive care and palliative care within ITU setting. Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer (University of Birmingham), deputy head of academy and college tutor.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4894
    • Extension: 14894
    • Fax: 0121 460 5843
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    Mr Sunil S Thomas

    Mr Sunil S Thomas, Consultant Plastic Surgeon

    Initial surgical qualification in 1985. Did an Oncoplastic Fellowship at the Marie Curie Cancer Center, Paris. Sub-speciality interests are all aspects of breast reconstruction, oncoplastic surgery, skin oncology. Is an examiner for the MRCS & FRCS exams.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4899
    • Extension: 14899
    • Fax: 0121 460 5843
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    Mr Garth Titley

    Mr Garth Titley, Burns and Plastics Consultant Surgeon

    Graduated from the University of Birmingham in 1986 with an MBChB distinction in surgery, he was also awarded the Sampson Gamgee Prize (first place in surgery). Published widely in medical literature and has an interest in surgical training.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4495
    • Extension: 14495
    • Fax: 0121 371 4496
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    Dr Sara A Thorne

    Dr Sara A Thorne, Consultant Cardiologist, Adult Congenital Heart Disease

    Qualified from the Royal Free Hospital in 1986. She specialises in adult congenital heart disease, heart disease in pregnancy, transoesophageal and echocardiography.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4623
    • Extension: 14623
    • Fax: 0121 371 4629
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    Dr John N Townend

    Dr John N Townend, Consultant Cardiologist, Interventional Cardiology and Heart Transplantation

    An interventional cardiologist undertaking coronary angioplasty procedures and participating in the primary angioplasty service. Runs a general cardiology outpatient clinic and the assessment service for the heart transplant programme.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2777
    • Extension: 12777
    • Fax: 0121 371 5936
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    Dr Laura J Tasker

    Dr Laura J Tasker, Consultant Anaesthetist/ Intensivist

    Biography pending.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2777
    • Extension: 12777
    • Fax: 0121 371 5936
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    Dr Tomasz Torlinski

    Dr Tomasz Torlinski, Consultant Anaesthetist/ Intensivist

    Medical School 1995 and MD Diploma 2000 in Poznan, Poland Completed training in 2002 and instructorship in anaesthesiology 2006 at St. Louis, USA. Special interest: critical care, anaesthesia in trauma and neurotrauma; burns, plastics and bariatrics.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2777
    • Extension: 12777
    • Fax: 0121 371 5936
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    Dr Peter Townsend

    Dr Peter Townsend, Consultant Anaesthetist/ Intensivist

    Biography pending.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2835
    • Extension: 12835
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    Dr William S Tunnicliffe

    Dr William S Tunnicliffe, Consultant in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

    Undergraduate training at University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa and postgraduate training in the West Midlands deanery. Developed a research interest in the health effects of air pollutants, gained an MSc in epidemiology.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2767
    • Extension: 12767
    • Fax: 0121 371 5936
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    Dr Deborah J Turfrey

    Dr Deborah J Turfrey, Consultant Anaesthetist/ Intensivist

    Trained in London, Glasgow and Birmingham. Interests are cardiac anaesthesia, cardiac intensive care and palliative care within ITU setting. Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer (University of Birmingham), deputy head of academy and college tutor.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4515
    • Extension: 14515
    • Fax: 0121 371 4521
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    Mrs Konstance Tzifa

    Mrs Konstance Tzifa, ENT Consultant Surgeon

    Graduated from Thessaloniki Medical School, Aristoteles University in 1991. Special interests in otolaryngology, adult/paediatric otology, implantation otology, balance disorders, paediatric airway diseases and paediatric sleep disordered breathing.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4792
    • Extension: 14792
    • Fax: 0121 460 5846
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    Dr Urmila Tandon

    Dr Urmila Tandon, Consultant Geriatrician, Stroke Physician

    Qualified at Leicester University. Her specialist interests include general geriatrics, falls and orthogeriatrics.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4795
    • Extension: 14795
    • Fax: 0121 460 5846
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    Dr Jonathan Treml

    Dr Jonathan Treml, Consultant Geriatrician

    Qualified in 1994 from Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School. His special interests include the acute care of older people, falls prevention and medical education. He is an active member of the British Geriatrics Society.

    • Secretary: 0121 415 8715
    • Extension: 3384
    • Fax: 0121 415 8712
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    Dr Jeremy Tomlinson

    Dr Jeremy Tomlinson, Consultant Endocrinologist and Reader in Endocrinology

    Graduated from the University of Oxford in 1995. Clinical and research interests include reproductive endocrinology, insulin resistance, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and obesity.

    • Secretary: 0121 627 2380
    • Extension: 3356
    • Fax: 0121 627 2384
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    Dr Andrew Toogood

    Dr Andrew Toogood, Consultant Endocrinologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer in Medicine

    Runs a follow-up service for patients treated for endocrine problems or cancer in childhood, adults treated with stem cell transplants and intracranial disease.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 5881
    • Extension: 15881
    • Fax: 0121 371 5896
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    Miss Olga Tucker

    Miss Olga Tucker, Consultant Surgeon, Upper GI Surgery

    Main areas of interest are in benign and malignant oesophagogastric conditions, benign biliary tract pathology, laparoscopic incisional hernia repair, and laparoscopic GIST tumour resection. She is developing several innovative clinical programmes.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4992
    • Extension: 14992
    • Fax: 0121 371 4968
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    Mr Simon Tan

    Mr Simon Tan, Trauma and Orthopaedics Consultant Hand Surgeon

    Did his undergraduate training at St George's Hospital in London, qualifying in 1994. Continued his early surgical training in London. Specialist interests include wrist surgery, microsurgical reconstruction and nerve surgery.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4899
    • Extension: 14899
    • Fax: 0121 460 5843
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    Mr Garth Titley

    Mr Garth Titley, Burns and Plastics Consultant Surgeon

    Graduated from the University of Birmingham in 1986 with an MBChB distinction in surgery, he was also awarded the Sampson Gamgee Prize (first place in surgery). Published widely in medical literature and has an interest in surgical training.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2312
    • Extension: 12312
    • Fax: 0121 460 5817
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    Dr Deborah J Tattersall

    Dr Deborah J Tattersall, Consultant Radiologist

    Qualified from Manchester University in 1991. Professional areas of interest include chest and colorectal imaging.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 3985
    • Extension: 13985
    • Fax: 0121 460 5817
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    Dr Allan Thomas

    Dr Allan Thomas, Consultant Radiologist, MRI

    Trained in interventional & diagnostic neuroradiology and head & neck radiology and has an international masters diploma in neurovascular diseases. main interests: AVMs of the brain, spinal cord and dura, skull base and face in children and adults.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4672
    • Extension: 14672
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    Dr Dhiraj Tripathi

    Dr Dhiraj Tripathi, Consultant Hepatologist

    Qualified in 1994 from the University of Edinburgh. Professional areas of interest include non-cirrhotic portal hypertension, clinical aspects of portal hypertension and completed a higher degree based on his clinical research in Edinburgh.

    • Secretary: 0121 627 8349
    • Extension: 5906
    • Fax: 0121 627 8789
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    Miss Marie D Tsaloumas

    Miss Marie D Tsaloumas, Consultant Ophthalmologist

    Trained at Birmingham and Midland Eye Hospital with a fellowship in diabetic eye disease at Moorfields Eye Hospital. Interests in diabetic and vascular eye disease, macular degeneration, retinal laser treatment and lucentis and Avastin injections.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 3332
    • Extension: 13332
    • Fax: 0121 371 3333
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    Dr Phillipe Taniere

    Dr Phillipe Taniere, Consultant Histopathologist

    Graduated in 1990, he worked at L'hôpital Universitaire E. Herriot in Lyon and received a PhD in 2002. His special interests include gastro-intestinal and pancreatico-biliary.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4842
    • Extension: 14841
    • Fax: 0121 460 5839
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    Dr Richard Thompson

    Dr Richard Thompson, Consultant Respiratory Physician, Lung Transplantation

    Qualified from University College London in 1992. He sees patients with the full range of respiratory problems, but has a special interest in lung transplantation, infection and TB.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4903
    • Extension: 14903
    • Fax: 0121 371 4902
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    Mr Alok Tiwari

    Mr Alok Tiwari, Consultant Vascular Surgeon

    Graduated from Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School in 1996. Surgical training in Essex and London, fellowship in Australia. Interests include all aspects of vascular surgery including surgery for stroke prevention (carotid endarterectomy).