Dr Rudi Swart – Doctor/Sedationist
University of Stellenbosch, 2001
Dr Swart studied Medicine at the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa. His first two years as a medical doctor he worked in South Africa rotating through different hospital departments including Anaesthetics. He moved to the UK in 2003 and became interested in Emergency Medicine. He now has 12 years’ experience as an A&E Doctor where he regularly performed emergency procedures under sedation. As part of his daily duties, he taught medical students, nurses and junior doctors. He has kept up to date with the Rhesus Council (UK) courses ALS, APLS and ATLS over the last 10 years. He started working in NHS dental sedation referral centres in 2008, and is regularly involved in private sedations in Harley Street and several other locations. He also started as an honorary lecturer with University College London in 2014.
Other interests have been working as a cruise ship doctor on the Queen Mary II cruise ship and working for the Metropolitan Police as a Forensic Medical Examiner.