Dr Maria Smith

Maria Smith

Medical Director

Maria joined Wiltshire Air Ambulance in May 2017 as lead doctor.

She began medical school in London in 1994 before training in Emergency Medicine. She has worked as an emergency medicine consultant in Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow, Queen's Hospital in Romford, Essex and is currently working at Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge.

She has previously worked as a pre-hospital emergency medicine (PHEM) consultant at Magpas Air Ambulance, Essex and Herts Air Ambulance and London's Air Ambulance. She is also a tactical medical advisor to the East of England Ambulance Service, and an examiner for the Diploma and Fellowship in Immediate Medical Care exams, which people sit to qualify as PHEM consultants.

Maria's Latest Missions

Location: Toothill

Attended in: Helicopter

Transported to: Southmead Hospital, Bristol

Crew Attending
Critical Care Paramedic and Operations Officer Ben Abbott

Ben Abbott
Advanced Clinical Practitioner in Critical Care and Clinical Lead

Trainee critical care paramedic Enda Doran

Enda Doran
Trainee Critical Care Paramedic

Dr Maria Smith

Maria Smith
Medical Director

Pilot Rob Backus

Rob Backus
Line Pilot

Location: Shrivenham

Attended in: Helicopter

Crew Attending
Critical Care Paramedic and Operations Officer Ben Abbott

Ben Abbott
Advanced Clinical Practitioner in Critical Care and Clinical Lead

Trainee critical care paramedic Enda Doran

Enda Doran
Trainee Critical Care Paramedic

Dr Maria Smith

Maria Smith
Medical Director

Pilot Rob Backus

Rob Backus
Line Pilot

Location: Chippenham

Attended in: Car

Crew Attending
Critical Care Paramedic and Operations Officer Ben Abbott

Ben Abbott
Advanced Clinical Practitioner in Critical Care and Clinical Lead

Trainee critical care paramedic Enda Doran

Enda Doran
Trainee Critical Care Paramedic

Dr Maria Smith

Maria Smith
Medical Director

Location: Mangotsfield

Attended in: Helicopter

Crew Attending
Trainee critical care paramedic Enda Doran

Enda Doran
Trainee Critical Care Paramedic

Dan Tucker

Dan Tucker
Critical Care Paramedic

Dr Maria Smith

Maria Smith
Medical Director

Pilot Simon Gough

Simon Gough MBE
Line Pilot

Location: Matchams near Ringwood

Attended in: Helicopter

Crew Attending
Trainee critical care paramedic Enda Doran

Enda Doran
Trainee Critical Care Paramedic

Dan Tucker

Dan Tucker
Critical Care Paramedic

Dr Maria Smith

Maria Smith
Medical Director

Pilot Simon Gough

Simon Gough MBE
Line Pilot

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