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Date: 22 March 2019

Time: 05:51

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.

Browse by category results: elderly care

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2709
    • Extension: 12709
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    Dr Ruchi Chugh

    Dr Ruchi Chugh, Consultant Geriatrician

    Qualified in India and trained in geriatric medicine at London Deanery. Special interests include acute geriatrics, genereal geriatrics and improving care for people with dementia.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4793
    • Extension: 14793
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    Dr Martin Goodman

    Dr Martin Goodman, Consultant Geriatrician, Clinical Care Service Lead for Geriatric Medicine

    Qualified in London in 1983 then trained in geriatric medicine in Birmingham. Remains a generalist at heart though in patient interests include trauma & orthopaedic rehabilitation in older adults.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 5927
    • Extension: 15927
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    Dr Luca Laghi

    Dr Luca Laghi, Consultant Geriatrician

    Graduated at Bologna University, Italy in 2004 with speciality training at Bologna, 2009. Special interests in acute elderly medicine, cardio-geriatric medicine, vascular ultrasonography), telehealth medicine and pre-operative assessment.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4792
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    Dr Matthew Lloyd

    Dr Matthew Lloyd, Consultant Geriatrician

    Qualified from the University of Birmingham. Specialist interests in Parkinson's disease and dementia.

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    Dr Philippa Nicolson

    Dr Philippa Nicolson, Consultant - Geriatric Medicine

    Trained in Nottingham, graduated in 2000. Special interests within geriatric medicine include palliative care and care of people with dementia.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4793
    • Extension: 14793
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    Dr Don Sims

    Dr Don Sims, Consultant Geriatrician/Stroke Physician and Clinical Service Lead for Stroke Medicine

    Dr Sims graduated from the University of Birmingham in 1996 and was appointed consultant geriatrician and stroke physician in 2007. He is the clinical lead for stroke medicine and his main research interest is in the treatment of acute stroke.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4795
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    Dr Claire Sutton

    Dr Claire Sutton, Consultant Geriatrician/Stroke Physician

    Graduated from Birmingham in 1998 and completed specialty training in geriatric medicine in the West Midlands. Her subspecialty interest is stroke medicine, working across the stroke pathway. Other interests include continence and end of life care.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4792
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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.

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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 371 4795
    • Extension: 14795
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    Dr Htet Htet Win

    Dr Htet Htet Win, Consultant Geriatrician

    Trained in the West Midlands Deanery and have worked as a consultant geriatrician since 2010. Special interests are acute geriatrics, orthogeriatrics, perioperative hip fracture care, heart failure and falls.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2709
    • Extension: 12709
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    Dr. Zoe Wyrko

    Dr. Zoe Wyrko, Consultant in Elderly Care

    Qualified from the University of Birmingham in 2000. Her areas of professional interest are general and acute geriatric medicine.