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Nicholson, Katy - consultant paediatric anaesthetist

Consultant profiles


Katy Nicholson, consultant anaesthetistSecretary telephone: 020 7188 0645

Area of expertise: anaesthesia for children.

  • Biography

    Katy Nicholson joined the trust as a consultant anaesthetist in 2014. Her major clinical interest is in anaesthesia for children (paediatric anaesthesia).

  • Education and training

    • 2001: MbChB - University of Edinburgh
    • 2004: Member – Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (MRCPCH)
    • 2009: Fellow – Royal College of Anaesthetists

    Dr Nicholson trained in anaesthesia in the Central London and South East Scotland schools of anaesthesia. She completed advanced paediatric anaesthetic training at Great Ormond Street Hospital.

    In addition, she also completed a post CCT fellowship with the Children's Acute Transport Service

  • Specialist interests

    • Neonatal (newborns) and paediatric anaesthesia.
    • regional anaesthesia.
  • Awards

    • 2015: President’s Commendation – Royal College of Anaesthetists