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Fitzwilliams, Ben – consultant anaesthetist


Consultant profiles


Secretary: Diane Wallis
Secretary tel: 020 7188 0652

  • Biography

    Ben Fitzwilliams was appointed as consultant anaesthetist at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital in 2005.

    He trained at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals, qualifying MBBS (Hons) in 1996 with distinction in surgery and obstetrics and gynaecology. He was awarded the FRCA in 2000.

    He has undertaken specialist training in children's and obstetric anaesthesia at St George’s Hospital, London, the Royal Perth Hospital, Australia and Great Ormond Street Hospital, London.

    Ben has previously held the role of lead obstetric anaesthetist.

  • Specialist interests

    • Anaesthesia for children, including extremely premature neonates
    • high risk obstetric anaesthesia
    • anaesthesia for plastic, orthopaedic and ENT surgery
    • treatment of intracranial hypotension (in conjunction with neurologists).