Dr Stephen Deegan

Consultant - Anaesthetics and Critical Care

Telephone Number: 01204 390719

Professional Background

Dr Deegan studied at Liverpool University, obtaining a BDS and MB ChB. He also obtained a DCH, FP cert, FDSRCS, FRCA and FFICM.

Dr Deegan has worked for Bolton NHS Foundation Trust since 1996.

He is a member of the Royal College of Anaesthetists and the Fellow of Faculty Intensive Care Medicine (RCoA).

Special Interests and Research

Dr Deegan has special interests in anaesthesia for trauma, orthopaedics and intensive care.

Dr Stephen Deegan 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.

Critical Care

Critical Care at the Royal Bolton Hospital comprises an eight bed intensive care unit and a ten bed high dependency unit which care for seriously ill patients. Both units are staffed by critical care trained nurses and covered by doctors trained in intensive care medicine. Other specialists from across the Trust provide input where necessary. We care for almost 1,400 patients a year making Bolton the third busiest critical care unit in Greater Manchester.