Helen Wear

Consultant in perioperative medicine for older people (POPS)


Helen Wear is a locum consultant physician in the department of ageing and health. She has worked at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust since 2019.

She supports older people who are having surgery, with a particular focus on orthopaedic surgery and the amputee rehabilitation unit.

Education and training

  • Part 2 neuroscience, BA Hons, University of Cambridge, 2006
  • Medicine (MB BChir), University of Cambridge, 2009
  • Training in general internal medicine, geriatric medicine and stroke medicine, south east London

Last updated: September 2022

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