Dr John Roberts

Consultant Anaesthetist - Anaesthetics, Royal Bolton Hospital

Telephone Number: 01204 390762

Professional Background

Dr Roberts has the following qualifications:

MB.ChB 1987 University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff
FRCA 1995 Wales School of Anaesthesia
DRCOG 1992

He joined Bolton as a consultant in 1997.

He is member of the Royal College of Anaesthetists, a member of the Obstetric Anaesthetists Association and a member of the Difficult Airway Society.

Special Interests and Research

Obstetric anaesthesia
Emergency anaesthesia
Orthopaedic anaesthesia (upper limb)


Poster presentation 2007 at Acute Pain Society Meeting.
“Pain Management in post-operative recovering patients “

Dr John Roberts works in the following services:


The Anaesthetic Department provides a specialist service in support of surgery, urology, ophthalmology, paediatrics and maternity, caring for patients before, during and after surgery or other procedures. The highly experienced team comprises many specialists. Bolton Theatre Team won the 2011 Patient Safety Awards for Patient Safety in Surgery.