BMedSci (Hons) BMBS MRCS MSc FRCS (Plast)
Alex is an NHS doctor specialising in Plastic Surgery in Oxford. He has a wealth of experience in healthcare regulation and safety. He has a keen eye for identifying workplace risk and developing innovative solutions.
A year at the Care Quality Commission (CQC) as the Fellow to Professor Sir Mike Richards, the Chief Inspector of Hospitals gave him unique insight into regulation and the safety requirements in clinical settings. He also worked under Professor Sir Bruce Keogh, the then NHS England National Medical Director. Through this experience he inspected various healthcare environments and advised the CQC on the inspection methodology for surgery and cosmetics. Alex acted as CQC representative in national stakeholder work involving NHS England and insurers to better inform inspection. To this day he remains a specialist advisor to the CQC.