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Oxford Kidney Unit

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  • Dr Husham Abuleis
    • Works as a consultant, joint post with Milton Keynes General Hospital and Milton Keynes Renal Unit
  • Dr Naim Ahmadouk
    • Works as a consultant at Oxford, Stoke Mandeville and High Wycombe Renal Units
  • Dr Saumya Gupta
    • Works as a consultant at Oxford, Stoke Mandeville and High Wycombe Renal Units
  • Dr Paul Altmann MD FRCP
    • Appointed 1995
  • Dr Tom Connor PhD MRCP
    • Appointed 2016
  • Dr Tanaji Dasgupta FRCP
    • Works as a consultant at Swindon Renal Unit
  • Dr Paul Harden FRCP
    • Appointed 2002
  • Dr Philip Mason PhD FRCP
    • Appointed 1995
    • Works as a consultant at both Oxford and Milton Keynes Renal Units
  • Dr Edward Sharples FRCP
    • Appointed 2007
  • Dr Ben Storey
    • Working as a consultant at Milton Keynes General Hospital from June 2018
  • Dr Udaya Udayaraj
    Peritoneal dialysis lead consultant, based in Oxford and Banbury
  • Dr Christopher G Winearls D.Phil FRCP
    • Appointed 1988
    • Interests are: anaemia/myeloma/ ADPKD Research and Education

Academic colleagues

  • Professor Richard Cornall FRCP
    • Professor of immunology
  • Dr Richard Haynes DM MRCP
    • works as a consultant at Stoke Mandeville Renal Unit
    • clinical governance lead for Oxford Kidney Unit
    • managing patients with progressive chronic kidney disease (including preparations for renal replacement therapy)
    • long-term management of transplant patients
    • clinical trials and epidemiology of kidney disease
  • Dr Will Herrington
  • Dr Marion Mafham
  • Professor David Mole D Phil MRCP
  • Professor Christopher Pugh
  • Doctor Katherine Bull

Senior nurses

  • Allie Thornley
    • Clinical Lead and Matron for Renal Medicine
  • Ana Gardete
    • Transplant and Urology Matron
  • Deborah Grove
    • Deputy Matron Dialysis
  • Evelyn Gicana
    • Unit Manager of Stoke Mandeville Renal Unit
  • Nadine Merson
    • Unit Manager of the Horton Dialysis Unit in Banbury
  • Evelyn Nadurata
    • Unit Manager of Milton Keynes Renal Unit
  • Angela Pietrafesa
    • Unit Manager of Tarver Dialysis Unit
  • Marianne Reyes
    • Unit Manager of High Wycombe Renal Unit
  • Charlotte Turner
    • Unit Manager of the Renal Main Dialysis Unit
  • Raji Ragan
    • Unit Manager of the Swindon Renal Unit
  • Jayne Woodhouse
    • Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Manager of the Peritoneal Dialysis Unit

Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) Team

The peritoneal dialysis (PD) team is a group of specialist nurses who care for patients on are on PD.

Peritoneal dialysis is a form of dialysis usually carried out in the home by a patient or carer. There are two types of PD - CAPD (continuous peritoneal dialysis) and APD (automated peritoneal dialysis).

The Peritoneal Dialysis Unit also has nurses based in Wycombe, Swindon and Milton Keynes. Some of the PD care is carried out by the PD nurse in the patients' homes.

Renal Specialist Nurses

  • Lesley Bennett
    • Senior Anaemia Nurse
  • Jo Carter
    • Senior Specialist Nurse in Renal Access
  • Myleen Almanza
    • Senior Specialist Nurse in Bone and Mineral Metabolism Disorder
  • Gabriella Fisher
    • Practice Educator
  • Karen Parsons
    • Research Nurse Manager
  • Sharon Stacey
    • Senior Specialist Nurse in Pre Dialysis Phlebotomy and Outpatient Manager

Kidney Patient Advisor

Linda Baker


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