The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust


Meet the Team


Our Team

There are five Consultant Hepatologists, who take it in turn to run the ward for a week at a time, handing over to the next consultant each Monday. They are:

Dr Patricia McClean, Suzanne Davison, Sanjay Rajwal, Steve Hodges and Marumbo Mtegha.

The Consultant Surgeons for children’s liver, gall bladder and bile duct (Hepatobiliary) surgery are:

Mr Naved Alizai and Mr Michael Dawrant

There are three Consultant Transplant Surgeons:

Mr Raj Prasad, Mr Magdy Attia and Mr Ernest Hidalgo.

There are a team of six ward doctors, who change every 6-12 months, and are involved in the day to day running of the ward and also see children in out patients.

There are four specialist liver Consultant Anaesthetists:

Dr O’Meara, Mulla, Whiteley and Guruswamy and a team of X ray specialists who you may meet.

There are currently three Clinical Nurse Specialists in Liver disease:

Matthew Hick and Sisters Lynn Henderson and Safiya Mulla

On the ward or in clinic you may meet the following team members:

  • Penny North Lewis - Pharmacist
  • Kirsten Tremlett - Dietitian
  • Jane Ellis - Dietitian
  • Rosemary Rushworth - Social Worker
  • Kat Bilsborough - Psychologist
  • Lisa Beaumont - Play Specialist
  • Neoma Jacobs - Play Specialist