Dr Antony Ashton, Consultant in Critical Care Medicine and Anaesthesia


Other Roles

Lead for BNNH high dependency unit.

Lead for BNNH critical care research and audit.

Lead for critical care information technology.


Special Interests

Ultrasound for diagnostics and therapeutics in critical care.

Echocardiography in critical care.

Clinical information systems and utilisation of information technology in critical care.

Clinical audit and data utilisation in critical care.

Regional anaesthesia, total intravenous anaesthesia and fibreoptic airway techniques.


Additional Information

Dr Ashton studied medicine at Edinburgh University Medical School. He undertook post-graduate training in general internal medicine at St Thomas’ Hospital and University Hospital Lewisham. Dr Ashton’s postgraduate training in anaesthesia began at the London Central School of Anaesthesia and was completed in Oxford. He achieved advanced training in intensive care medicine at units in Southampton General Hospital and Queen Alexandra Hospital Portsmouth. Dr Ashton holds specialist registration in both Intensive Care Medicine and Anaesthesia.