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Dr Niraj Niranjan

Consultant Anaesthetist

After qualifying in medicine at the University of London, I trained initially in surgery and then in anaesthesia primarily in the south west of England. I worked for a year in California as a consultant and then returned to the UK to take a consultant job here in Durham.



  • Department: Anaesthetics
  • Speciality: Anaesthetics
  • Based at Hospital site: University Hospital of North Durham
  • Special interests: Vascular, paediatrics, regional anaesthesia, intensive care.
  • Training: Royal Free Hospital, London; Pensinsula School of Anaesthesia; UC Davis Medical Centre, Sacramento, California.
  • Qualifications: MB, BS, BSc (Hons), FRCA
  • Date added to the specialist register: 13 February 2011
  • Training role: Educational and clinical supervisor to trainees of Northern School of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine

Contact Information

Tel: 0191 333 2138

'The treatment I have received from all the staff has been excellent and could you extend my thanks to them all. A very thankful and relieved patient'.

Patient, Dermatology Outpatients Department, University Hospital of North Durham