Martin qualified in 1991 from London University and initially trained in general medicine.
He subsequently underwent specialist training in Anaesthesia and Critical Care in London, Bristol and the South West. He was appointed a Consultant at the Royal Bournemouth NHS Trust in 2001.
He was Director of Critical Care from 2005 to 2012, Clinical Director and member of the Trust Management Board from 2013 to 2017 and is currently Chair of the Bournemouth Private Clinic Medial Advisory Committee and sits on the BPC Board.
He has a special interest in laparoscopic, oesophageal and lower limb orthopaedic surgery.