Dr Kariem El-Boghdadly

Consultant Anaesthetist


Professional Memberships

  • The Royal College of Anaesthetists (UK)
  • The Association of Anaesthetists
  • The Difficult Airway Society (UK)
  • Regional Anaesthesia-UK (RA-UK)
  • European Society of Anaesthesiology
  • European Society of Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • Advanced and difficult airway management
  • Regional anaesthesia
  • Orthopaedics and plastics


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Personal profile

Dr El-Boghdadly completed undergraduate training at University College London in 2007 and proceeded to undertake his anaesthetic training in South East School of Anaesthesia. He was awarded the Nuffield Prize for the FRCA and completed fellowships in pre-hospital medicine in Australia, followed by regional anaesthesia in Toronto, Canada.

He is an Editor of Anaesthesia Journal and Anaesthesia Reports, and also serves as an expert reviewer for several high-impact journals. He has more than 50 peer-reviewed publications, has written three books and four book chapters.

Kariem is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at King’s College London, and his research interests include regional anaesthesia, airway management and research delivery. Dr El-Boghdadly is the Scientific Officer for the Difficult Airway Society (UK), and is the Research and Development lead for Theatres, Anaesthesia and Peri-operative medicine at Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust.

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