Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

Reader in Anaesthesiology







AnaestheticsChelsea and Westminster HospitalChelsea and Westminster Campus





Dr Steve Yentis is research lead for the obstetric anaesthetic service at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, and supervisor of the Obstetric Anaesthesia Fellowship programme which he set up in 2005. He is co-lead anaesthetic assessor of the Confidential Enquiry into Maternal Deaths and a past Hon. Secretary of the Obstetric Anaesthetists' Association.

He is currently Editor-in-Chief of Anaesthesia and an Officer of the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland, and past Chairman of the Riverside Research Ethics Committee and ex-Council member of the Comittee on Publication Ethics.

Dr Yentis's interests include all aspects of obstetric analgesia and anaesthesia, airway management, and research methods/use of evidence. He lectures widely on these and other topics.



Green A, Cox M, Yentis S, et al., 2017, Delivery of anaesthetic training sessions in the UK, Anaesthesia, Vol:72, ISSN:0003-2409, Pages:69-69

Green A, Cox M, Yentis S, et al., 2017, Anaesthetic training sessions in the UK: how much is enough?, Anaesthesia, Vol:72, ISSN:0003-2409, Pages:83-83

Green A, Salman M, Yentis S, et al., 2017, Ergonomics and posture of midwives, obstetricians and anaesthetists on labour ward, Anaesthesia, Vol:72, ISSN:0003-2409, Pages:82-82

Green A, Salman M, Yentis S, et al., 2017, Musculoskeletal aches and pains reported by labour ward staff, Anaesthesia, Vol:72, ISSN:0003-2409, Pages:82-82


Green A, Ivermee C, Lucas N, et al., 2017, Management of failed regional technique for lower segment caesarean section, Association-of-Anaesthetists-of-Great-Britain-and-Ireland (AAGBI) GAT Annual Scientific Meeting, WILEY, Pages:80-80, ISSN:0003-2409

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