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Mr George Ghaly

Mr George Ghaly
Clinical Director
Consultant in Anaesthetics and Chronic Pain Management
Mr Raouf Ghaly

Qualifications: MB BCh, PhD (UK), FRCA, FFPMRCA, DP Med, DA


Speciality Areas:

Chronic Pain Management with regular weekly pain clinics and theatre sessions for procedures such as cervical, dorsal and lumbar epidurals, and facet joint injections of the spine under x-ray control, in addition to other nerve blocks for neuropathic pain and peripheral vascular disease.

General and regional anaesthesia including nerve blocks for ophthalmic surgery, orthopaedic surgery and other surgical procedures.

Contact Details:

Telephone: 01942 822086 / 01942 822088

Clinic Access Times:

Clinic access times will be published shortly


Dr Ghaly is a Consultant in Anaesthetics and Chronic Pain Management, and is Clinical Director of Anaesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain Services.  He is an elected Governor, representing medical and dental staff on the Trust's Foundation Board.

Dr Ghaly is on the Medical Council Specialist's Register. He is a Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Central Lancashire.  He is an examiner for the Primary Fellowship at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in Dublin, and overseas.  He is an exchange examiner at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in London.    He is also an examiner for the Fellowship in Pain Medicine at the College of Anaesthetists in Ireland. 

Dr Ghaly has more than 45 publications in the medical literature and has presented many papers at scientific meetings.  He has pioneering research in acupuncture in clinical practice.  He is a peer reviewer for the British Journal of Anaesthesia, European Journal of Anaesthesia, and book reviewer for the British Journal of Anaesthesia. He is an invited lecturer to national and international meetings, and world congresses of anaesthesia. He is also an invited reviewer for anaesthetic and pain services in Ireland and overseas.

He is a member of the following Learned Societies:

  • The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland
    The British Pain Society
  • Manchester Medical Society section of anaesthesia (past president)
  • Anaesthetic Research Society
  • North West Pain Society

Web Page link Mr Ghaly is also a Governor of the Trust - you can visit the Governors homepage here