Dr Farah Idrees qualified at King's College School of Medicine, and trained in Anaesthesia at King's College and St George's Hospital in London.
Dr Idrees has a special interest in anaesthesia for ophthalmic surgery, head surgery, and neck surgery. He also has experience in anaesthetic for spinal surgery, and local obstetric anaesthesia.
He has taken an interest in Human Factors since 1997, with training and courses around the airway.
Farah lives locally and enjoys playing tennis.
Current NHS or research position
Consultant Anaesthetist Lead for Ophthalmic Anaesthesia and Head/Neck Surgery, Royal Berkshire Hospital
Year of first medical qualification
Special clinical interests
Ophthalmic anaesthesia, teaching eye blocks, difficult airway management. Anaesthesia for Spinal surgery-recently regional anaesthesia for some procedures
Clinically based audits
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies
Royal College of Anaesthetists, Obstetric Anaesthetists Association, Difficult Airway Society, British Ophthalmic Anaesthesia Society, British Society of Orthopaedic Anaesthetists