Consultant in Emergency Medicine
Clinical Director, Emergency & Specialty Medicine
Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust
Dr. Stephen Bush is a Consultant in Emergency Medicine at Leeds Teaching Hospitals and the Clinical Director for Emergency and Specialty Medicine. He is also the Chair for Advanced Trauma Life Support, United Kingdom.
When it comes to airway management, Dr. Bush believes you should look at difficult situations from every angle possible. “Always put yourself in the patient’s position when deciding on a course of action,” he says. “particularly when all options carry risk.” He has loved teaching ever since his days as a camp counselor. His favorite part of the job is meeting new people, all of whom have a shared desire to find new ways to care for patients.
Dr. Bush represented the United Kingdom in Archery at the European Student Games. He also is an avid X-Box gamer. His career has rubbed off on his children, as his son attends his alma mater Oxford University, and his daughter is currently in medical school.