Seven new professors at RB&HH Specialist Care

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Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Specialist Care would like to congratulate seven of our consultants who have been promoted from doctor to professor, by Imperial College London.

Our consultants provide the highest standard of care to private patients. They are not only experts in their clinical specialism, but they are also academics who spend time researching new and better treatments, and passing on their knowledge to others.

These promotions showcase their internationally-recognised status as leaders in their fields.

Medical director Dr Richard Grocott-Mason said:
“These new professorships are richly deserved by these consultants, who are all renowned experts in their respective specialism, and reflect the breadth of clinical expertise that we have [at Royal Brompton and Harefield hospitals].”

Our new professors are:

Professor Piers Daubeney

Professor of practice (paediatric cardiology)

Treats a wide range of cardiac conditions in infants, children, adolescents and young adults.

Professor Eric Lim

Professor of thoracic surgery

Specialises in minimally invasive surgery, emphysema, complex surgery for advanced lung cancer and pleural effusion.


Professor Michael Loebinger

Professor of practice (respiratory medicine)

Specialises in the treatment of respiratory infections.


Professor Andrew Menzies-Gow

Professor of practice (respiratory medicine)

Specialises in treating patients with severe asthma or asthma that is difficult to control.

Professor Susanna Price

Professor of practice (cardiology and intensive care)

Specialises in critical care cardiology, assessment and management of critically ill cardiothoracic patients and echocardiography.


Professor Darryl Shore

Professor of practice (congenital cardiac surgery)

Specialises in the surgical management of adults with congenital heart disease.


Professor Robert Wilson

Professor of practice (respiratory medicine)

Specialises in all types of lung infections including bronchiectasis, aspergillosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and others.

Find out more

To find out more information on any of our consultants or to make an enquiry, please contact the customer service team on +44 (0)20 3131 0535, email or click here.