Bachelor of Medicine, BChir, Leeds (United Kingdom) University, 1981. Doctor of Medicine, Leeds (United Kingdom) University, 1991.
Hospital doctor, National Health Svc., United Kingdom, 1981-1986; neurosurgery resident, General Infirmary Leeds, United Kingdom, 1986-1991; neurosurgery resident, N.E. Thames Regional Health Authority, London, 1991-1995; neurosurgeon, U. Hospital Wales (United Kingdom), since 1996. Expert on spinal cord compression.
Fellow Royal College Surgeons Edinburgh, Royal College Surgeons Edinburgh in Surgical Neurology. Member British Medical Association.
Married Caroline Anne Steele, March 30, 1985. Children: Thomas, Matthew, Charlotte.