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Date: 20 June 2019

Time: 11:58

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
    • QEHB
    Dr Sathyanarayanan Jagannathan

    Dr Sathyanarayanan Jagannathan, Consultant Anaesthetist

    Graduated from Madras Medical College and Dr MGR Medical University in India. Received FRCA and ERSA training from the Royal College of Anaesthetists in London.

    • Secretary: 0121 472 1311 / 0121 371 2777
    • UHB
    Dr Gareth D Jeskins

    Dr Gareth D Jeskins, Consultant Anaesthetist, Liver Specialist

    Qualified in 1991 from the University of Sheffield. His special interests are anaesthesia for liver transplantation and hepatobiliary surgery and anaesthesia for ENT and head and neck surgery.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2767
    • Extension: 12777
    • UHB
    Dr Somasundaram Jeyanthan

    Dr Somasundaram Jeyanthan, Consultant Anaesthetist

    Graduated in 2001. Trained in Anaesthesia in London and Birmingham. Appointed as consultant in 2016. Special interests include orthopaedics and trauma, vascular and urological anaesthesia.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4873
    • Extension: 14873
    • UHB
    Col Steven Jeffery

    Col Steven Jeffery, Burns and Plastics Consultant Surgeon

    Professor Jeffery completed his plastic surgery training in East Grinstead, Newcastle and Perth, Australia. He is a fellow of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Ediburgh, England and Glasgow. His interests are in burns and trauma.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4986
    • Extension: 14986
    • UHB
    Mr Rajive Jose

    Mr Rajive Jose, Consultant Hand Surgeon

    Graduated from Pondicherry University, India and trained in the West Midlands. Special interest in hand surgery and microsurgery.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4628
    • Extension: 14628
    • UHB
    Dr Paul Jordan

    Dr Paul Jordan, Consultant Cardiologist

    Biography pending.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2095
    • Extension: 12095
    • UHB
    Lt. Col. Andy Johnston

    Lt. Col. Andy Johnston, Consultant in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

    Qualified in 1993 from Dundee, his professional areas of interest are respiratory medicine and critical care medicine.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4812
    • Extension: 14812
    • UHB
    Mr Christopher R Jennings

    Mr Christopher R Jennings, ENT Consultant Head and Neck Surgeon, Clinical Service Lead for ENT

    Qualified at University of Leicester in 1990 and trained in the East Midlands and Australia. His areas of clinical interest are head and neck cancer and conditions of the nose.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4969
    • Extension: 14969
    • UHB
    Mr Rajive Jose

    Mr Rajive Jose, Consultant Hand Surgeon

    Graduated from Pondicherry University, India and trained in the West Midlands. Special interest in hand surgery and microsurgery.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 3985
    • Extension: 13985
    • UHB
    Dr Robert Jones

    Dr Robert Jones, Consultant Interventional Radiologist

    Qualified in 1997 from Leicester University. Radiology training in West Midlands and an interventional fellowship in Canada. Joined UHB in 2008. Interests include renal, vascular, urological and emergency interventions.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 6516
    • Extension: 16516
    • UHB
    Dr Pauline A Jumaa

    Dr Pauline A Jumaa, Consultant Microbiologist

    Gained international experience in clinical microbiology and infection control in Europe and the Middle East. Her interests include the molecular epidemiology of healthcare associated infection.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 6844
    • Extension: 16844
    • UHB
    Dr Saiju Jacob

    Dr Saiju Jacob, Consultant Neurologist and Clinical Service Lead

    Neurology training done in London and West Midlands with doctoral research and fellowship at Oxford. Special interest includes neuromuscular and neuroimmunology, with weekly clinics for each

    • Secretary: 0121 371 6421
    • Extension: 16421
    • UHB
    Dr Rajdeep Jain

    Dr Rajdeep Jain, Consultant Clinical Neurophysiologist

    Graduated from Jaipur, India in 1995 and later worked as a consultant in neurology. Trained in clinical neurophysiology in Oxford and Cardiff. Interest is neuro-muscular disorders and intra-operative monitoring.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 3569
    • Extension: 13569
    • UHB
    Dr Mariam Jafri

    Dr Mariam Jafri, Consultant Medical Oncologist

    Graduated UoB. Trained at UHB with oncology training in Oxford and Birmingham. Received a MRC Clinical Research Fellowship & PhD in cancer genetics. Interests;breast cancer, sarcoma,germ cell tumours,teenage & young adult cancers and clinical trials.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 3615
    • Extension: 13615
    • UHB
    Professor Nicholas James

    Professor Nicholas James, Professor Clinical Oncologist

    Qualified from Barts Hospital with the main class prize in medicine. He undertook general medical training in London and Brussels and specialist oncology training in London and Tokyo. He specialises in the treatment of advanced urological cancer.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 6907
    • Extension: 16907
    • UHB
    Lt Col Andrew S Jacks

    Lt Col Andrew S Jacks, Consultant Neuro-Ophthalmologist

    Trained in ophthalmic surgery at Moorfields Eye Hospital London. Special interests in military ophthalmology and ophthalmic trauma, neuro-ophthalmology and adult strabismus.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 5844
    • Extension: 15844
    • UHB
    Dr Mark Jesky

    Dr Mark Jesky, Consultant Nephrologist

    Qualified from Leicester Warwick Medical School in 2004. Training in the West Midlands. Interests include the identification, risk stratification and management of individuals at high risk of progressive chronic kidney disease.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 2095
    • Extension: 12095
    • UHB
    Lt. Col. Andy Johnston

    Lt. Col. Andy Johnston, Consultant in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

    Qualified in 1993 from Dundee. Professional areas of interest are respiratory medicine and critical care medicine.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 6823
    • Extension: 16823
    • UHB
    Dr Paresh Jobanputra

    Dr Paresh Jobanputra, Consultant Rheumatologist, Clinical Service Lead

    Interests in health services, clinical trials, research synthesis, systematic reviews and economic analyses. A member of the British Society of Rheumatology and Midlands Physicians Association and a Royal College of Physicians fellow.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 6822
    • Extension: 16822
    • UHB
    Dr Elizabeth Justice

    Dr Elizabeth Justice, Consultant Rheumatologist

    Qualified at Nottingham University and trained in rheumatology in the West Midlands. She was appointed to the rheumatology department at UHB in September 2010. She has a particular interest in systemic vasculitis and medical education.

    • Secretary: 0121 446 1069
    • UHB
    Dr Kulsum Jaffer

    Dr Kulsum Jaffer, Consultant in Reproductive and Sexual Health

    Consultant in Reproductive and Sexual Health. Graduated from Dow Medical College, Karachi. Trained in Wordsley, Walsall, Birmingham and Lanarkshire. Special interests are complex contraception, medical gynaecology and psychosexual counselling.