Dr James de Courcy

Consultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia

James de Courcy

Contact

Cheltenham General Hospital
Reception: 0300 422 2222
Secretary: 0300 422 3198 (Rebecca Hulse)

 

Primary medical qualifications

MBBS, DA(UK), DCH, FHEA, FRCA, FFPMRCA

Areas of expertise

Dr de Courcy trained at the Middlesex Hospital Medical School, University of London, qualifying in 1984.  After starting training for General Practice he continued to train in Anaesthetics in Gloucester, Southampton and Newcastle upon Tyne, subspecialising in Pain Medicine.  

He was appointed as a Consultant in Cheltenham in 1993.  He works in Pain Medicine, with a particular interest in cancer pain; and Anaesthesia, with particular interests in Ear, Nose and Throat and Obstetric anaesthesia.  He is also extensively involved in teaching and training: both in the Trust in Pain and Anaesthetics and directing Advanced Trauma Life Support and Advanced Paediatric Life Support courses, and in developing countries through the Primary Trauma Care Foundation, of which he is Chairman of the Board of Trustees, and the Specialists in Pain International Network.

 

(Link to Gloucestershire Pain Service website)


Inpatient services

All patients requiring a day case procedure under the care of Dr de Courcy will be admitted to the Chedworth Suite at Cheltenham General Hospital.  These sessions are on Tuesday afternoons as detailed below.

 

Date of registration

Qualified London, 1984

Outpatient clinics

Outpatient clinics are held at Cheltenham General Hospital in West Block Outpatients Department, with a timetable as detailed below. 

 

Morning

Weeks

Afternoon

Weeks

Monday

 

 

Clinic, West Block Outpatients, Cheltenham General Hospital

1,2,3,4,5

Tuesday 

 

 

Clinic, West Block Outpatients, Cheltenham General Hospital

Day Case list, Chedworth Suite, Cheltenham General Hospital

 1

 

 

2,3,4,5