A-Z of Consultants (B)

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Dr Krishnan Balasubramanian, Consultant Paediatrician
MRCP DCH FRCPCH

Clinical Service:
  • General Paediatrics (Women and Children's)
Specialist Interests:
  • Paediatric Cardiology
Contact: 01622 224421

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Dr Robert Banks: Consultant in Respiratory (Chest) Medicine
FRCP

Clinical Service:
  • Responsible for the investigation and treatment of patients with Respirartory  Disease.
  • Comprehensive Out-patient service
  • Fully equipped Lung Function Laboratory and fibre-optic bronchoscopy service.
Specialist Interests:
  • Lung Cancer
  • Copd and Asthma
  • Interstitial Lung Disease                               
Contact: 01892 632976

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Dr Dennis Barnes: Clinical Lead for Diabetes & Endocrinology
MB, FRCP

Clinical Service:
Diabetes & Endocrinology
Specialist Interests:
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Diabetic Kidney Disease
Additional Information:
  • Apart from running specialist clinics in Insulin Pump Therapy and Diabetic Kidney Disease, Dr Barnes also runs general Diabetes and Endocrine (Hormone) Clinics.
  • He also runs the Diabetic Young Adult service for patients aged 16 – 25 years, and in collaboration with the Paediatric Department, he contributes to the Transitional Diabetic Clinic for paediatric patients entering the adult service.
  • Dr Barnes is an educator on the Dose Adjustment For Normal Eating (DAFNE) structured group education programme for people with type 1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes run at Pembury Diabetes Centre.
  • Dr Barnes is the Clinical Lead for Diabetes & Endocrinology at Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust.
Contact: 01892 632985

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Mr Charles Bailey: Consultant Surgeon
BM BCh MD FRCS

Clinical Service:
Surgery
Specialist Interests:
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Colorectal cancer surgery
  • Surgery for Crohn's disease and colitis
  • Emergency surgery
  • Hernias and day case surgery
  • Colonoscopy and endoscopy
Contact:01892 632931

 

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Mr Simon T.R Bailey: Consultant General, Colorectal and Laparoscopic Surgeon
BSc(Hons), MB. BS, MSc, FRCS(Gen Surg).

Clinical Service:
Surgery
Specialist Interests:
  • Colorectal Cancer surgery.
  • Complex Benign Colorectal disease.
  • Day case Haemorrhoid surgery.
  • Keyhole Gallbladder and Hernia surgery.
  • Colonoscopy and Endoscopy.
  • Day case surgery.
  • “Lumps and Bumps”.
  • Enhanced recovery after surgery.
Additional Information:
  • College Tutor / Faculty Lead for Surgery.
  • Service development lead for colorectal surgery.
  • Lead clinician for the Enhanced Recovery Programme.
  • Faculty member for IMACS Centre.
  • Member of the Local Negotiating Committee.
  • Member of RCS England, ASGBI, ACPGBI, RSM and ALS.
Contact: 01622 225592 / 224298

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Mr Philip Bentley: Consultant General and Breast Surgeon
MS FRCS (MB BS  MRCS LRCP)

Clinical Service:
General and Breast Surgery
Specialist Interests:
Day case hernia and breast surgery
Contact: 01892 632967

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Dr Bim Bhaduri: Consultant Paediatrician & Gastroenterologist
FRCP FRCPCH DTM&H

Clinical Service:
General Paediatrics and Paediatric Gastroenterology , Hepatology and Nutrition and GI Endoscopy
Specialist Interests:
  • Gastroenterology , Hepatology and Nutrition
  • Endoscopy
Contact: 01622 224723

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Dr George Bird: Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist

Clinical Service:
 
Specialist Interests:
  • Gastroenterology and hepatology including interventional endoscopy and chronic liver disease.
Additional Information:
www.drgeorgebird.co.uk
Contact: 01622 224235

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Dr Meenakshi Biswas: Consultant Anaesthetist
MBBS, DA, FRCA

Clinical Service:
  • Anaesthesia for:
  • Paediatric Orthopaedics
  • Colo-rectal and General surgery
  • Ophthalmic surgery - Trabeculectomy
  • Phacoemulsification
  • Vitreo-retinal
  • Pre assessment for all major surgery and high risk patients having any Surgical procedure
Specialist Interests:
  • Post operative pain relief including epidural and nerve block.
  • Management of  Difficult airways
  • Safety in Anaesthesia Audit
Contact: 01622 224361

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Dr Tom Blyth: Consultant Paediatrician
MA (Cantab), MRCPCh

Clinical Service:
General Paediatrics and Neonatology
Specialist Interests:
  • General Paediatrics
  • Paediatric Allergy
Contact: 01892 633246

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Dr Wilson Bolsover: Consultant Paediatrician
MB BS MD MRCP(UK) FRCPCH

Clinical Service:
  • General Paediatrics
  • Neonatal Paediatrics
Specialist Interests:
  • Medical Education and Training
  • Clinical Governance
Additional Information:
  • Divisional Director for Women’s, Children’s and Sexual Health Services
Contact: 01892 633393

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Dr Mary Boyle: Consultant Pathologist
MB FRCPath

Clinical Service:
Consultant in Cellular Pathology
Specialist Interests:
  • Urology
  • Head and Neck
  • Thyroid
  • Skin
  • Non Gynae Cytology
Contact: 01622 224058

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Mr Nicholas H Boyle: Consultant Upper GI Surgeon
MS FRCS

Clinical Service:
  • Department of Gastro-Intestinal & Laparoscopic Surgery
Specialist Interests:
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Bariatrics
Additional Information:
  • Benign upper GI and laparoscopic surgery
Contact: 01892 632278

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Dr Michael Browning: Consultant Anaesthetist and lead Anaesthesia for children
MBBS FRCA

Clinical Service:
Anaesthesia
Specialist Interests:
  • Anaesthesia for children
  • Peri-operative management of patients undergoing major complex surgery
  • Cardio-pulmonary exercise testing
  • Paediatric resuscitation and stabilisation
  • LNC Chairman
  • Association of paediatric Anaesthetists Linkman
  • ALS instructor
  • APLS provider and instructor candidiate
  • Currently have interests in anaesthesia for upper and lower GI surgery peri-operative management and preparation of patients for major complex surgery
  • Also retain interest in anaesthesia for children’s ophthalmic and orthopaedic surgery at Maidstone.
Additional Information:
  • Trained at St Bartholomews Hospital 1983-1988
  • Cardiac surgery and A&E before starting training in Anaesthesia in 1990
  • Appointed Consultant Anaesthetist in 1999 at Maidstone hospital
Contact: 01622 224361

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Dr Russell Burcombe: Consultant Clinical Oncologist
Mb BS, BSc, MRCP, FRCR, MD

Clinical Service:
  • Radiotherapy and chemotherapy for Maidstone breast cancer and Ashford lung cancer patients
Specialist Interests:
  • Pre-operative chemotherapy for breast cancer
  • Prediction of response to breast cancer treatment clinical trials
Contact: 01622 225023

 

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Dr Helen Burdett: Consultant Anaesthetist
MB ChB, MRCP (UK), FRCA

Clinical Service:
Anaesthesia
Specialist Interests:
  • Paediatric, regional, bariatric, acute pain
Contact: 01892 632529/30

 

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