Medical Leadership

Chief of Staff Michael Richmond, MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Anaesthesia Richard Hammond, MB BS FRCA
Chief of Dentistry Akbar Lightbourne, DDS
Chief of Emergency & Hyperbaric Medicine Edward Schultz, MD FACEP
Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine Nicola Terceira, MD CM CCFP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP
Chief of Medicine Michael Ashton, MD
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Terry Lynne Emery, MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Paediatrics Sylvanus Nawab, MD FAAP DABP
Chief of Pathology Clyde Wilson, PhD FRCPath
Chief of Psychiatry Chantelle Simmons, MD CM
Chief of Radiology Daniel Stovell, MD
Chief of Surgery Wesley Miller, FRCA
Director, Cardiology Sam Mir, MD FACC
Director, Continuing Medical Education Anna Neilson-Williams, MB ChB MRCPsych MSc
Interim Director, Hospitalist Services Ayo-Oluwa Adesanya, MBBS DMUWI
Director, Infectious Diseases Michael Ashton, MD
Director, Nephrology Wendy Outerbridge, MD
Director, Oncology Sein Aung, MD FACP
Director, Orthopaedics William Peckett, MBBS FRCS
Director, Palliative Care Sharon Alikhani, MBBS MSc
Director, Rehabilitation Medicine Elwood Fox, DO
Director, Urologic Services Gordon Kooiman, MBBS MSc FRCS(Urol)
President, Active Staff Constance Richards, MD


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Terry Lynne Emery MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Terry Lynne Emery is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. With 22 years of obstetrical and gynaecological experience, Dr Emery is certified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a Specialist Certificate in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1995) and also as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She obtained her clinical training at McGill Teaching Hospitals in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, after completing her Medical Degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1989. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (1983), and a master’s in Management and Human Relations from Webster University (1985). Over the years, Dr Emery has effectively managed her solo private practice while occupying numerous roles, including her current appointment as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 232-1133 - Fax: (441) 232-1144 - Email: terry_lynneemery@theberries.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Terry Lynne Emery MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Terry Lynne Emery is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. With 22 years of obstetrical and gynaecological experience, Dr Emery is certified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a Specialist Certificate in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1995) and also as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She obtained her clinical training at McGill Teaching Hospitals in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, after completing her Medical Degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1989. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (1983), and a master’s in Management and Human Relations from Webster University (1985). Over the years, Dr Emery has effectively managed her solo private practice while occupying numerous roles, including her current appointment as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 232-1133 - Fax: (441) 232-1144 - Email: terry_lynneemery@theberries.bm


Sylvanus Nawab MD FAAP DABP
Chief of Paediatrics
Paediatrics

Dr Sylvanus Nawab is Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Paediatrics. Born in Ghana, West Africa, Dr Nawab spent his formative years in Cuba and graduated from the University of Havana Higher Institute of Medical Sciences. He worked as an Emergency Room and Paediatric House Officer in The Commonwealth of Dominica and St Lucia, before serving as BHB's Senior Paediatric House Officer. In 2007, he went on to complete additional paediatric training as a resident at the San Juan Municipal Hospital, Puerto Rico. Upon his return to Bermuda, Dr Nawab found work in the private sector with Edgewood Paediatrics and later re-joined BHB. He has regularly participated in charitable medical visits to developing countries like Guatemala, Haiti and Ghana, and is passionate about the welfare of young people. Dr Nawab is a Fellow of the American Academy of Paediatrics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 295-8000 - Email: Sylvanus.Nawab@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Terry Lynne Emery MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Terry Lynne Emery is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. With 22 years of obstetrical and gynaecological experience, Dr Emery is certified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a Specialist Certificate in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1995) and also as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She obtained her clinical training at McGill Teaching Hospitals in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, after completing her Medical Degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1989. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (1983), and a master’s in Management and Human Relations from Webster University (1985). Over the years, Dr Emery has effectively managed her solo private practice while occupying numerous roles, including her current appointment as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 232-1133 - Fax: (441) 232-1144 - Email: terry_lynneemery@theberries.bm


Sylvanus Nawab MD FAAP DABP
Chief of Paediatrics
Paediatrics

Dr Sylvanus Nawab is Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Paediatrics. Born in Ghana, West Africa, Dr Nawab spent his formative years in Cuba and graduated from the University of Havana Higher Institute of Medical Sciences. He worked as an Emergency Room and Paediatric House Officer in The Commonwealth of Dominica and St Lucia, before serving as BHB's Senior Paediatric House Officer. In 2007, he went on to complete additional paediatric training as a resident at the San Juan Municipal Hospital, Puerto Rico. Upon his return to Bermuda, Dr Nawab found work in the private sector with Edgewood Paediatrics and later re-joined BHB. He has regularly participated in charitable medical visits to developing countries like Guatemala, Haiti and Ghana, and is passionate about the welfare of young people. Dr Nawab is a Fellow of the American Academy of Paediatrics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 295-8000 - Email: Sylvanus.Nawab@bhb.bm


Clyde Wilson PhD FRCPath
Chief of Pathology
Pathology

Dr Clyde Wilson is serves as Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Pathology. Responsible for all laboratory services at BHB, including blood and urine tests, Dr Wilson also oversees the examination of biopsies and specimens removed during surgery, cervical smears and other fluids for diseases such as cancer, haematology and blood transfusion services, and microbiology and autopsy services. After studying Microbiology at Queen Elizabeth College (University of London), Dr Wilson achieved a PhD in Microbiology at King's College, University of London, and in 1987 was awarded the Tadion-Rideal Prize for distinguished postgraduate work in Molecular Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, London, England. He is also a highly accomplished author and co-author of over 60 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as a contributor to nine chapters in scientific textbooks.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1011 - Email: Clyde.Wilson@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Terry Lynne Emery MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Terry Lynne Emery is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. With 22 years of obstetrical and gynaecological experience, Dr Emery is certified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a Specialist Certificate in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1995) and also as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She obtained her clinical training at McGill Teaching Hospitals in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, after completing her Medical Degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1989. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (1983), and a master’s in Management and Human Relations from Webster University (1985). Over the years, Dr Emery has effectively managed her solo private practice while occupying numerous roles, including her current appointment as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 232-1133 - Fax: (441) 232-1144 - Email: terry_lynneemery@theberries.bm


Sylvanus Nawab MD FAAP DABP
Chief of Paediatrics
Paediatrics

Dr Sylvanus Nawab is Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Paediatrics. Born in Ghana, West Africa, Dr Nawab spent his formative years in Cuba and graduated from the University of Havana Higher Institute of Medical Sciences. He worked as an Emergency Room and Paediatric House Officer in The Commonwealth of Dominica and St Lucia, before serving as BHB's Senior Paediatric House Officer. In 2007, he went on to complete additional paediatric training as a resident at the San Juan Municipal Hospital, Puerto Rico. Upon his return to Bermuda, Dr Nawab found work in the private sector with Edgewood Paediatrics and later re-joined BHB. He has regularly participated in charitable medical visits to developing countries like Guatemala, Haiti and Ghana, and is passionate about the welfare of young people. Dr Nawab is a Fellow of the American Academy of Paediatrics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 295-8000 - Email: Sylvanus.Nawab@bhb.bm


Clyde Wilson PhD FRCPath
Chief of Pathology
Pathology

Dr Clyde Wilson is serves as Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Pathology. Responsible for all laboratory services at BHB, including blood and urine tests, Dr Wilson also oversees the examination of biopsies and specimens removed during surgery, cervical smears and other fluids for diseases such as cancer, haematology and blood transfusion services, and microbiology and autopsy services. After studying Microbiology at Queen Elizabeth College (University of London), Dr Wilson achieved a PhD in Microbiology at King's College, University of London, and in 1987 was awarded the Tadion-Rideal Prize for distinguished postgraduate work in Molecular Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, London, England. He is also a highly accomplished author and co-author of over 60 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as a contributor to nine chapters in scientific textbooks.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1011 - Email: Clyde.Wilson@bhb.bm


Chantelle Simmons MD CM
Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Chantelle Simmons is the Chief of Psychiatry at Bermuda Hospitals Board, currently working on the Acute West (General Psychiatry) Service at the Turning Point Substance Abuse Treatment Programme. Dr Simmons' professional interests include management of those with dual diagnoses (comorbid psychiatric and substance use disorders). She is also a member of the BHB Ethics Committee and Chair of the Ethics Education Sub-Committee. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., having completed her general psychiatry residency training and an addiction psychiatry fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2015 she was elected to be an International Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Terry Lynne Emery MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Terry Lynne Emery is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. With 22 years of obstetrical and gynaecological experience, Dr Emery is certified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a Specialist Certificate in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1995) and also as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She obtained her clinical training at McGill Teaching Hospitals in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, after completing her Medical Degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1989. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (1983), and a master’s in Management and Human Relations from Webster University (1985). Over the years, Dr Emery has effectively managed her solo private practice while occupying numerous roles, including her current appointment as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 232-1133 - Fax: (441) 232-1144 - Email: terry_lynneemery@theberries.bm


Sylvanus Nawab MD FAAP DABP
Chief of Paediatrics
Paediatrics

Dr Sylvanus Nawab is Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Paediatrics. Born in Ghana, West Africa, Dr Nawab spent his formative years in Cuba and graduated from the University of Havana Higher Institute of Medical Sciences. He worked as an Emergency Room and Paediatric House Officer in The Commonwealth of Dominica and St Lucia, before serving as BHB's Senior Paediatric House Officer. In 2007, he went on to complete additional paediatric training as a resident at the San Juan Municipal Hospital, Puerto Rico. Upon his return to Bermuda, Dr Nawab found work in the private sector with Edgewood Paediatrics and later re-joined BHB. He has regularly participated in charitable medical visits to developing countries like Guatemala, Haiti and Ghana, and is passionate about the welfare of young people. Dr Nawab is a Fellow of the American Academy of Paediatrics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 295-8000 - Email: Sylvanus.Nawab@bhb.bm


Clyde Wilson PhD FRCPath
Chief of Pathology
Pathology

Dr Clyde Wilson is serves as Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Pathology. Responsible for all laboratory services at BHB, including blood and urine tests, Dr Wilson also oversees the examination of biopsies and specimens removed during surgery, cervical smears and other fluids for diseases such as cancer, haematology and blood transfusion services, and microbiology and autopsy services. After studying Microbiology at Queen Elizabeth College (University of London), Dr Wilson achieved a PhD in Microbiology at King's College, University of London, and in 1987 was awarded the Tadion-Rideal Prize for distinguished postgraduate work in Molecular Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, London, England. He is also a highly accomplished author and co-author of over 60 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as a contributor to nine chapters in scientific textbooks.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1011 - Email: Clyde.Wilson@bhb.bm


Chantelle Simmons MD CM
Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Chantelle Simmons is the Chief of Psychiatry at Bermuda Hospitals Board, currently working on the Acute West (General Psychiatry) Service at the Turning Point Substance Abuse Treatment Programme. Dr Simmons' professional interests include management of those with dual diagnoses (comorbid psychiatric and substance use disorders). She is also a member of the BHB Ethics Committee and Chair of the Ethics Education Sub-Committee. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., having completed her general psychiatry residency training and an addiction psychiatry fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2015 she was elected to be an International Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345


Daniel Stovell MD
Chief of Diagnostic Imaging
Radiology

Dr Daniel Stovell was appointed Chief of Diagnostic Imaging at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 2000. Dr Stovell obtained his medical degree at Howard University Medical School in Washington, DC, and completed his internship and residency at Howard University Hospital. He became American Board Certified in 1995. Dr Stovell is trained in interpreting X-rays, CT scans, ultrasounds, radioisotopes, mammography, bone density scans and MRIs. He also performs multiple types of image-guided procedures. In 1995, he made history by performing the first lung biopsy by a radiologist in Bermuda. In 2001, he was instrumental in the introduction of the MRI to KEMH, and two years later he performed the first stereotactic breast biopsy in Bermuda. Dr Stovell has been a member of the Radiological Society of North America since 1991 and Chairman of the Board of Diagnostic Imaging Technologists since 2000.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1612 - Fax: (441) 239-6341 - Email: Daniel.Stovell@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Terry Lynne Emery MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Terry Lynne Emery is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. With 22 years of obstetrical and gynaecological experience, Dr Emery is certified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a Specialist Certificate in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1995) and also as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She obtained her clinical training at McGill Teaching Hospitals in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, after completing her Medical Degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1989. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (1983), and a master’s in Management and Human Relations from Webster University (1985). Over the years, Dr Emery has effectively managed her solo private practice while occupying numerous roles, including her current appointment as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 232-1133 - Fax: (441) 232-1144 - Email: terry_lynneemery@theberries.bm


Sylvanus Nawab MD FAAP DABP
Chief of Paediatrics
Paediatrics

Dr Sylvanus Nawab is Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Paediatrics. Born in Ghana, West Africa, Dr Nawab spent his formative years in Cuba and graduated from the University of Havana Higher Institute of Medical Sciences. He worked as an Emergency Room and Paediatric House Officer in The Commonwealth of Dominica and St Lucia, before serving as BHB's Senior Paediatric House Officer. In 2007, he went on to complete additional paediatric training as a resident at the San Juan Municipal Hospital, Puerto Rico. Upon his return to Bermuda, Dr Nawab found work in the private sector with Edgewood Paediatrics and later re-joined BHB. He has regularly participated in charitable medical visits to developing countries like Guatemala, Haiti and Ghana, and is passionate about the welfare of young people. Dr Nawab is a Fellow of the American Academy of Paediatrics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 295-8000 - Email: Sylvanus.Nawab@bhb.bm


Clyde Wilson PhD FRCPath
Chief of Pathology
Pathology

Dr Clyde Wilson is serves as Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Pathology. Responsible for all laboratory services at BHB, including blood and urine tests, Dr Wilson also oversees the examination of biopsies and specimens removed during surgery, cervical smears and other fluids for diseases such as cancer, haematology and blood transfusion services, and microbiology and autopsy services. After studying Microbiology at Queen Elizabeth College (University of London), Dr Wilson achieved a PhD in Microbiology at King's College, University of London, and in 1987 was awarded the Tadion-Rideal Prize for distinguished postgraduate work in Molecular Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, London, England. He is also a highly accomplished author and co-author of over 60 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as a contributor to nine chapters in scientific textbooks.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1011 - Email: Clyde.Wilson@bhb.bm


Chantelle Simmons MD CM
Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Chantelle Simmons is the Chief of Psychiatry at Bermuda Hospitals Board, currently working on the Acute West (General Psychiatry) Service at the Turning Point Substance Abuse Treatment Programme. Dr Simmons' professional interests include management of those with dual diagnoses (comorbid psychiatric and substance use disorders). She is also a member of the BHB Ethics Committee and Chair of the Ethics Education Sub-Committee. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., having completed her general psychiatry residency training and an addiction psychiatry fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2015 she was elected to be an International Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345


Daniel Stovell MD
Chief of Diagnostic Imaging
Radiology

Dr Daniel Stovell was appointed Chief of Diagnostic Imaging at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 2000. Dr Stovell obtained his medical degree at Howard University Medical School in Washington, DC, and completed his internship and residency at Howard University Hospital. He became American Board Certified in 1995. Dr Stovell is trained in interpreting X-rays, CT scans, ultrasounds, radioisotopes, mammography, bone density scans and MRIs. He also performs multiple types of image-guided procedures. In 1995, he made history by performing the first lung biopsy by a radiologist in Bermuda. In 2001, he was instrumental in the introduction of the MRI to KEMH, and two years later he performed the first stereotactic breast biopsy in Bermuda. Dr Stovell has been a member of the Radiological Society of North America since 1991 and Chairman of the Board of Diagnostic Imaging Technologists since 2000.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1612 - Fax: (441) 239-6341 - Email: Daniel.Stovell@bhb.bm


Wesley Miller FRCA
Chief of Surgery
Surgery

Dr Wesley Miller is the Chief of Surgery at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital. Before arriving in Bermuda, he worked in Jamaica and the United Kingdom. In 1989, he was awarded Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland. He went on to serve as a Registrar in Portsmouth, a Senior Registrar in Northern Ireland, and an Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon in Rotherham, Yorkshire. In 1996, he was recruited to work as an Otolaryngologist in Bermuda. After joining BHB, Dr Miller offered a wide range of services including paediatric and adult ENT procedures, sleep studies, allergy testing and management, and the evaluation and management of chronic obstructive airway disease (COAD) and asthma.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3687 - Fax: (441) 295-1077 - Email: Wesley.Miller@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Terry Lynne Emery MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Terry Lynne Emery is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. With 22 years of obstetrical and gynaecological experience, Dr Emery is certified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a Specialist Certificate in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1995) and also as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She obtained her clinical training at McGill Teaching Hospitals in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, after completing her Medical Degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1989. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (1983), and a master’s in Management and Human Relations from Webster University (1985). Over the years, Dr Emery has effectively managed her solo private practice while occupying numerous roles, including her current appointment as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 232-1133 - Fax: (441) 232-1144 - Email: terry_lynneemery@theberries.bm


Sylvanus Nawab MD FAAP DABP
Chief of Paediatrics
Paediatrics

Dr Sylvanus Nawab is Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Paediatrics. Born in Ghana, West Africa, Dr Nawab spent his formative years in Cuba and graduated from the University of Havana Higher Institute of Medical Sciences. He worked as an Emergency Room and Paediatric House Officer in The Commonwealth of Dominica and St Lucia, before serving as BHB's Senior Paediatric House Officer. In 2007, he went on to complete additional paediatric training as a resident at the San Juan Municipal Hospital, Puerto Rico. Upon his return to Bermuda, Dr Nawab found work in the private sector with Edgewood Paediatrics and later re-joined BHB. He has regularly participated in charitable medical visits to developing countries like Guatemala, Haiti and Ghana, and is passionate about the welfare of young people. Dr Nawab is a Fellow of the American Academy of Paediatrics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 295-8000 - Email: Sylvanus.Nawab@bhb.bm


Clyde Wilson PhD FRCPath
Chief of Pathology
Pathology

Dr Clyde Wilson is serves as Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Pathology. Responsible for all laboratory services at BHB, including blood and urine tests, Dr Wilson also oversees the examination of biopsies and specimens removed during surgery, cervical smears and other fluids for diseases such as cancer, haematology and blood transfusion services, and microbiology and autopsy services. After studying Microbiology at Queen Elizabeth College (University of London), Dr Wilson achieved a PhD in Microbiology at King's College, University of London, and in 1987 was awarded the Tadion-Rideal Prize for distinguished postgraduate work in Molecular Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, London, England. He is also a highly accomplished author and co-author of over 60 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as a contributor to nine chapters in scientific textbooks.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1011 - Email: Clyde.Wilson@bhb.bm


Chantelle Simmons MD CM
Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Chantelle Simmons is the Chief of Psychiatry at Bermuda Hospitals Board, currently working on the Acute West (General Psychiatry) Service at the Turning Point Substance Abuse Treatment Programme. Dr Simmons' professional interests include management of those with dual diagnoses (comorbid psychiatric and substance use disorders). She is also a member of the BHB Ethics Committee and Chair of the Ethics Education Sub-Committee. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., having completed her general psychiatry residency training and an addiction psychiatry fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2015 she was elected to be an International Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345


Daniel Stovell MD
Chief of Diagnostic Imaging
Radiology

Dr Daniel Stovell was appointed Chief of Diagnostic Imaging at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 2000. Dr Stovell obtained his medical degree at Howard University Medical School in Washington, DC, and completed his internship and residency at Howard University Hospital. He became American Board Certified in 1995. Dr Stovell is trained in interpreting X-rays, CT scans, ultrasounds, radioisotopes, mammography, bone density scans and MRIs. He also performs multiple types of image-guided procedures. In 1995, he made history by performing the first lung biopsy by a radiologist in Bermuda. In 2001, he was instrumental in the introduction of the MRI to KEMH, and two years later he performed the first stereotactic breast biopsy in Bermuda. Dr Stovell has been a member of the Radiological Society of North America since 1991 and Chairman of the Board of Diagnostic Imaging Technologists since 2000.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1612 - Fax: (441) 239-6341 - Email: Daniel.Stovell@bhb.bm


Wesley Miller FRCA
Chief of Surgery
Surgery

Dr Wesley Miller is the Chief of Surgery at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital. Before arriving in Bermuda, he worked in Jamaica and the United Kingdom. In 1989, he was awarded Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland. He went on to serve as a Registrar in Portsmouth, a Senior Registrar in Northern Ireland, and an Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon in Rotherham, Yorkshire. In 1996, he was recruited to work as an Otolaryngologist in Bermuda. After joining BHB, Dr Miller offered a wide range of services including paediatric and adult ENT procedures, sleep studies, allergy testing and management, and the evaluation and management of chronic obstructive airway disease (COAD) and asthma.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3687 - Fax: (441) 295-1077 - Email: Wesley.Miller@bhb.bm


Sam Mir MD FACC
Director of Cardiology
Cardiology, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology

Dr Sam Mir is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Director of Cardiology. Appointed in November 2013, Dr Mir is responsible for inpatient and outpatient cardiology services at the hospital. Since March 2011, he has worked as BHB's Attending Cardiologist, helping to develop a clinical cardiology and cardiovascular imaging programme, as well as creating a high-quality device implantation/management programme for pacemakers. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore and went on to complete an internship and residency in Internal Medicine from Harvard's Brigham and Women's Hospital. He completed a Cardiology fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He is US Board certified in Cardiology, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-2440 - Email: Sam.Mir@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Terry Lynne Emery MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Terry Lynne Emery is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. With 22 years of obstetrical and gynaecological experience, Dr Emery is certified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a Specialist Certificate in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1995) and also as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She obtained her clinical training at McGill Teaching Hospitals in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, after completing her Medical Degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1989. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (1983), and a master’s in Management and Human Relations from Webster University (1985). Over the years, Dr Emery has effectively managed her solo private practice while occupying numerous roles, including her current appointment as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 232-1133 - Fax: (441) 232-1144 - Email: terry_lynneemery@theberries.bm


Sylvanus Nawab MD FAAP DABP
Chief of Paediatrics
Paediatrics

Dr Sylvanus Nawab is Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Paediatrics. Born in Ghana, West Africa, Dr Nawab spent his formative years in Cuba and graduated from the University of Havana Higher Institute of Medical Sciences. He worked as an Emergency Room and Paediatric House Officer in The Commonwealth of Dominica and St Lucia, before serving as BHB's Senior Paediatric House Officer. In 2007, he went on to complete additional paediatric training as a resident at the San Juan Municipal Hospital, Puerto Rico. Upon his return to Bermuda, Dr Nawab found work in the private sector with Edgewood Paediatrics and later re-joined BHB. He has regularly participated in charitable medical visits to developing countries like Guatemala, Haiti and Ghana, and is passionate about the welfare of young people. Dr Nawab is a Fellow of the American Academy of Paediatrics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 295-8000 - Email: Sylvanus.Nawab@bhb.bm


Clyde Wilson PhD FRCPath
Chief of Pathology
Pathology

Dr Clyde Wilson is serves as Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Pathology. Responsible for all laboratory services at BHB, including blood and urine tests, Dr Wilson also oversees the examination of biopsies and specimens removed during surgery, cervical smears and other fluids for diseases such as cancer, haematology and blood transfusion services, and microbiology and autopsy services. After studying Microbiology at Queen Elizabeth College (University of London), Dr Wilson achieved a PhD in Microbiology at King's College, University of London, and in 1987 was awarded the Tadion-Rideal Prize for distinguished postgraduate work in Molecular Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, London, England. He is also a highly accomplished author and co-author of over 60 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as a contributor to nine chapters in scientific textbooks.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1011 - Email: Clyde.Wilson@bhb.bm


Chantelle Simmons MD CM
Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Chantelle Simmons is the Chief of Psychiatry at Bermuda Hospitals Board, currently working on the Acute West (General Psychiatry) Service at the Turning Point Substance Abuse Treatment Programme. Dr Simmons' professional interests include management of those with dual diagnoses (comorbid psychiatric and substance use disorders). She is also a member of the BHB Ethics Committee and Chair of the Ethics Education Sub-Committee. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., having completed her general psychiatry residency training and an addiction psychiatry fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2015 she was elected to be an International Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345


Daniel Stovell MD
Chief of Diagnostic Imaging
Radiology

Dr Daniel Stovell was appointed Chief of Diagnostic Imaging at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 2000. Dr Stovell obtained his medical degree at Howard University Medical School in Washington, DC, and completed his internship and residency at Howard University Hospital. He became American Board Certified in 1995. Dr Stovell is trained in interpreting X-rays, CT scans, ultrasounds, radioisotopes, mammography, bone density scans and MRIs. He also performs multiple types of image-guided procedures. In 1995, he made history by performing the first lung biopsy by a radiologist in Bermuda. In 2001, he was instrumental in the introduction of the MRI to KEMH, and two years later he performed the first stereotactic breast biopsy in Bermuda. Dr Stovell has been a member of the Radiological Society of North America since 1991 and Chairman of the Board of Diagnostic Imaging Technologists since 2000.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1612 - Fax: (441) 239-6341 - Email: Daniel.Stovell@bhb.bm


Wesley Miller FRCA
Chief of Surgery
Surgery

Dr Wesley Miller is the Chief of Surgery at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital. Before arriving in Bermuda, he worked in Jamaica and the United Kingdom. In 1989, he was awarded Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland. He went on to serve as a Registrar in Portsmouth, a Senior Registrar in Northern Ireland, and an Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon in Rotherham, Yorkshire. In 1996, he was recruited to work as an Otolaryngologist in Bermuda. After joining BHB, Dr Miller offered a wide range of services including paediatric and adult ENT procedures, sleep studies, allergy testing and management, and the evaluation and management of chronic obstructive airway disease (COAD) and asthma.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3687 - Fax: (441) 295-1077 - Email: Wesley.Miller@bhb.bm


Sam Mir MD FACC
Director of Cardiology
Cardiology, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology

Dr Sam Mir is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Director of Cardiology. Appointed in November 2013, Dr Mir is responsible for inpatient and outpatient cardiology services at the hospital. Since March 2011, he has worked as BHB's Attending Cardiologist, helping to develop a clinical cardiology and cardiovascular imaging programme, as well as creating a high-quality device implantation/management programme for pacemakers. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore and went on to complete an internship and residency in Internal Medicine from Harvard's Brigham and Women's Hospital. He completed a Cardiology fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He is US Board certified in Cardiology, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-2440 - Email: Sam.Mir@bhb.bm


Anna Neilson-Williams MB ChB MRCPsych MSc
Deputy Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Anna Neilson-Williams joined BHB in 2000. She is currently working as the Deputy Chief of Psychiatry at the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, which includes community-based General Adult Psychiatry. She serves as the consultant managing clients with learning disabilities, along with the psychogeriatric unit at MWI. Dr Neilson-Williams is a graduate of The University of Glasgow and has a master's degree in Transcultural Mental Health with distinction through Queen Mary's The University of London, UK. She was appointed BHB's Director of Continuing Medical Education (CME) Programme in 2014. Through the CME programme, she manages and develops a regular schedule of presentations by physicians and healthcare experts with the goal of educating attendees on advances in medicine, technology, research and changes to the healthcare environment.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3770


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Terry Lynne Emery MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Terry Lynne Emery is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. With 22 years of obstetrical and gynaecological experience, Dr Emery is certified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a Specialist Certificate in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1995) and also as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She obtained her clinical training at McGill Teaching Hospitals in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, after completing her Medical Degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1989. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (1983), and a master’s in Management and Human Relations from Webster University (1985). Over the years, Dr Emery has effectively managed her solo private practice while occupying numerous roles, including her current appointment as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 232-1133 - Fax: (441) 232-1144 - Email: terry_lynneemery@theberries.bm


Sylvanus Nawab MD FAAP DABP
Chief of Paediatrics
Paediatrics

Dr Sylvanus Nawab is Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Paediatrics. Born in Ghana, West Africa, Dr Nawab spent his formative years in Cuba and graduated from the University of Havana Higher Institute of Medical Sciences. He worked as an Emergency Room and Paediatric House Officer in The Commonwealth of Dominica and St Lucia, before serving as BHB's Senior Paediatric House Officer. In 2007, he went on to complete additional paediatric training as a resident at the San Juan Municipal Hospital, Puerto Rico. Upon his return to Bermuda, Dr Nawab found work in the private sector with Edgewood Paediatrics and later re-joined BHB. He has regularly participated in charitable medical visits to developing countries like Guatemala, Haiti and Ghana, and is passionate about the welfare of young people. Dr Nawab is a Fellow of the American Academy of Paediatrics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 295-8000 - Email: Sylvanus.Nawab@bhb.bm


Clyde Wilson PhD FRCPath
Chief of Pathology
Pathology

Dr Clyde Wilson is serves as Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Pathology. Responsible for all laboratory services at BHB, including blood and urine tests, Dr Wilson also oversees the examination of biopsies and specimens removed during surgery, cervical smears and other fluids for diseases such as cancer, haematology and blood transfusion services, and microbiology and autopsy services. After studying Microbiology at Queen Elizabeth College (University of London), Dr Wilson achieved a PhD in Microbiology at King's College, University of London, and in 1987 was awarded the Tadion-Rideal Prize for distinguished postgraduate work in Molecular Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, London, England. He is also a highly accomplished author and co-author of over 60 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as a contributor to nine chapters in scientific textbooks.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1011 - Email: Clyde.Wilson@bhb.bm


Chantelle Simmons MD CM
Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Chantelle Simmons is the Chief of Psychiatry at Bermuda Hospitals Board, currently working on the Acute West (General Psychiatry) Service at the Turning Point Substance Abuse Treatment Programme. Dr Simmons' professional interests include management of those with dual diagnoses (comorbid psychiatric and substance use disorders). She is also a member of the BHB Ethics Committee and Chair of the Ethics Education Sub-Committee. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., having completed her general psychiatry residency training and an addiction psychiatry fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2015 she was elected to be an International Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345


Daniel Stovell MD
Chief of Diagnostic Imaging
Radiology

Dr Daniel Stovell was appointed Chief of Diagnostic Imaging at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 2000. Dr Stovell obtained his medical degree at Howard University Medical School in Washington, DC, and completed his internship and residency at Howard University Hospital. He became American Board Certified in 1995. Dr Stovell is trained in interpreting X-rays, CT scans, ultrasounds, radioisotopes, mammography, bone density scans and MRIs. He also performs multiple types of image-guided procedures. In 1995, he made history by performing the first lung biopsy by a radiologist in Bermuda. In 2001, he was instrumental in the introduction of the MRI to KEMH, and two years later he performed the first stereotactic breast biopsy in Bermuda. Dr Stovell has been a member of the Radiological Society of North America since 1991 and Chairman of the Board of Diagnostic Imaging Technologists since 2000.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1612 - Fax: (441) 239-6341 - Email: Daniel.Stovell@bhb.bm


Wesley Miller FRCA
Chief of Surgery
Surgery

Dr Wesley Miller is the Chief of Surgery at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital. Before arriving in Bermuda, he worked in Jamaica and the United Kingdom. In 1989, he was awarded Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland. He went on to serve as a Registrar in Portsmouth, a Senior Registrar in Northern Ireland, and an Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon in Rotherham, Yorkshire. In 1996, he was recruited to work as an Otolaryngologist in Bermuda. After joining BHB, Dr Miller offered a wide range of services including paediatric and adult ENT procedures, sleep studies, allergy testing and management, and the evaluation and management of chronic obstructive airway disease (COAD) and asthma.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3687 - Fax: (441) 295-1077 - Email: Wesley.Miller@bhb.bm


Sam Mir MD FACC
Director of Cardiology
Cardiology, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology

Dr Sam Mir is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Director of Cardiology. Appointed in November 2013, Dr Mir is responsible for inpatient and outpatient cardiology services at the hospital. Since March 2011, he has worked as BHB's Attending Cardiologist, helping to develop a clinical cardiology and cardiovascular imaging programme, as well as creating a high-quality device implantation/management programme for pacemakers. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore and went on to complete an internship and residency in Internal Medicine from Harvard's Brigham and Women's Hospital. He completed a Cardiology fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He is US Board certified in Cardiology, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-2440 - Email: Sam.Mir@bhb.bm


Anna Neilson-Williams MB ChB MRCPsych MSc
Deputy Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Anna Neilson-Williams joined BHB in 2000. She is currently working as the Deputy Chief of Psychiatry at the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, which includes community-based General Adult Psychiatry. She serves as the consultant managing clients with learning disabilities, along with the psychogeriatric unit at MWI. Dr Neilson-Williams is a graduate of The University of Glasgow and has a master's degree in Transcultural Mental Health with distinction through Queen Mary's The University of London, UK. She was appointed BHB's Director of Continuing Medical Education (CME) Programme in 2014. Through the CME programme, she manages and develops a regular schedule of presentations by physicians and healthcare experts with the goal of educating attendees on advances in medicine, technology, research and changes to the healthcare environment.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3770


Ayo-Oluwa Adesanya MBBS DMUWI
Hospitalist
Internal Medicine

Dr Ayo-Oluwa Adesanya, MBBS DMUWI (Internal Medicine), joined Bermuda Hospitals Board as a Hospitalist in August 2010. He currently serves as Interim Director of Hospitalist Services. Dr Adesanya is a member of King Edward VII Memorial Hospital's Infection Prevention and Control Committee, as well as the Strategic Planning Team. He received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from the College of Medicine at the University of Lagos, Nigeria in 1991. In 2006, he completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of the West Indies in Cave Hill, Barbados. Before arriving in Bermuda, he served as the Attending Physician at Victoria Hospital Castries in St Lucia - where he was Chairperson of the Drug & Therapeutic Committee and a member of the hospital's Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Committee. Dr Adesanya is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine, American Society of General Internal Medicine, International Sports Medicine Federation and the American Public Health Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1802 - Fax: (441) 239-1083 - Email: Ayo-oluwa.Adesanya@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Terry Lynne Emery MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Terry Lynne Emery is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. With 22 years of obstetrical and gynaecological experience, Dr Emery is certified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a Specialist Certificate in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1995) and also as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She obtained her clinical training at McGill Teaching Hospitals in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, after completing her Medical Degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1989. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (1983), and a master’s in Management and Human Relations from Webster University (1985). Over the years, Dr Emery has effectively managed her solo private practice while occupying numerous roles, including her current appointment as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 232-1133 - Fax: (441) 232-1144 - Email: terry_lynneemery@theberries.bm


Sylvanus Nawab MD FAAP DABP
Chief of Paediatrics
Paediatrics

Dr Sylvanus Nawab is Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Paediatrics. Born in Ghana, West Africa, Dr Nawab spent his formative years in Cuba and graduated from the University of Havana Higher Institute of Medical Sciences. He worked as an Emergency Room and Paediatric House Officer in The Commonwealth of Dominica and St Lucia, before serving as BHB's Senior Paediatric House Officer. In 2007, he went on to complete additional paediatric training as a resident at the San Juan Municipal Hospital, Puerto Rico. Upon his return to Bermuda, Dr Nawab found work in the private sector with Edgewood Paediatrics and later re-joined BHB. He has regularly participated in charitable medical visits to developing countries like Guatemala, Haiti and Ghana, and is passionate about the welfare of young people. Dr Nawab is a Fellow of the American Academy of Paediatrics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 295-8000 - Email: Sylvanus.Nawab@bhb.bm


Clyde Wilson PhD FRCPath
Chief of Pathology
Pathology

Dr Clyde Wilson is serves as Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Pathology. Responsible for all laboratory services at BHB, including blood and urine tests, Dr Wilson also oversees the examination of biopsies and specimens removed during surgery, cervical smears and other fluids for diseases such as cancer, haematology and blood transfusion services, and microbiology and autopsy services. After studying Microbiology at Queen Elizabeth College (University of London), Dr Wilson achieved a PhD in Microbiology at King's College, University of London, and in 1987 was awarded the Tadion-Rideal Prize for distinguished postgraduate work in Molecular Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, London, England. He is also a highly accomplished author and co-author of over 60 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as a contributor to nine chapters in scientific textbooks.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1011 - Email: Clyde.Wilson@bhb.bm


Chantelle Simmons MD CM
Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Chantelle Simmons is the Chief of Psychiatry at Bermuda Hospitals Board, currently working on the Acute West (General Psychiatry) Service at the Turning Point Substance Abuse Treatment Programme. Dr Simmons' professional interests include management of those with dual diagnoses (comorbid psychiatric and substance use disorders). She is also a member of the BHB Ethics Committee and Chair of the Ethics Education Sub-Committee. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., having completed her general psychiatry residency training and an addiction psychiatry fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2015 she was elected to be an International Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345


Daniel Stovell MD
Chief of Diagnostic Imaging
Radiology

Dr Daniel Stovell was appointed Chief of Diagnostic Imaging at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 2000. Dr Stovell obtained his medical degree at Howard University Medical School in Washington, DC, and completed his internship and residency at Howard University Hospital. He became American Board Certified in 1995. Dr Stovell is trained in interpreting X-rays, CT scans, ultrasounds, radioisotopes, mammography, bone density scans and MRIs. He also performs multiple types of image-guided procedures. In 1995, he made history by performing the first lung biopsy by a radiologist in Bermuda. In 2001, he was instrumental in the introduction of the MRI to KEMH, and two years later he performed the first stereotactic breast biopsy in Bermuda. Dr Stovell has been a member of the Radiological Society of North America since 1991 and Chairman of the Board of Diagnostic Imaging Technologists since 2000.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1612 - Fax: (441) 239-6341 - Email: Daniel.Stovell@bhb.bm


Wesley Miller FRCA
Chief of Surgery
Surgery

Dr Wesley Miller is the Chief of Surgery at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital. Before arriving in Bermuda, he worked in Jamaica and the United Kingdom. In 1989, he was awarded Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland. He went on to serve as a Registrar in Portsmouth, a Senior Registrar in Northern Ireland, and an Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon in Rotherham, Yorkshire. In 1996, he was recruited to work as an Otolaryngologist in Bermuda. After joining BHB, Dr Miller offered a wide range of services including paediatric and adult ENT procedures, sleep studies, allergy testing and management, and the evaluation and management of chronic obstructive airway disease (COAD) and asthma.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3687 - Fax: (441) 295-1077 - Email: Wesley.Miller@bhb.bm


Sam Mir MD FACC
Director of Cardiology
Cardiology, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology

Dr Sam Mir is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Director of Cardiology. Appointed in November 2013, Dr Mir is responsible for inpatient and outpatient cardiology services at the hospital. Since March 2011, he has worked as BHB's Attending Cardiologist, helping to develop a clinical cardiology and cardiovascular imaging programme, as well as creating a high-quality device implantation/management programme for pacemakers. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore and went on to complete an internship and residency in Internal Medicine from Harvard's Brigham and Women's Hospital. He completed a Cardiology fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He is US Board certified in Cardiology, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-2440 - Email: Sam.Mir@bhb.bm


Anna Neilson-Williams MB ChB MRCPsych MSc
Deputy Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Anna Neilson-Williams joined BHB in 2000. She is currently working as the Deputy Chief of Psychiatry at the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, which includes community-based General Adult Psychiatry. She serves as the consultant managing clients with learning disabilities, along with the psychogeriatric unit at MWI. Dr Neilson-Williams is a graduate of The University of Glasgow and has a master's degree in Transcultural Mental Health with distinction through Queen Mary's The University of London, UK. She was appointed BHB's Director of Continuing Medical Education (CME) Programme in 2014. Through the CME programme, she manages and develops a regular schedule of presentations by physicians and healthcare experts with the goal of educating attendees on advances in medicine, technology, research and changes to the healthcare environment.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3770


Ayo-Oluwa Adesanya MBBS DMUWI
Hospitalist
Internal Medicine

Dr Ayo-Oluwa Adesanya, MBBS DMUWI (Internal Medicine), joined Bermuda Hospitals Board as a Hospitalist in August 2010. He currently serves as Interim Director of Hospitalist Services. Dr Adesanya is a member of King Edward VII Memorial Hospital's Infection Prevention and Control Committee, as well as the Strategic Planning Team. He received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from the College of Medicine at the University of Lagos, Nigeria in 1991. In 2006, he completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of the West Indies in Cave Hill, Barbados. Before arriving in Bermuda, he served as the Attending Physician at Victoria Hospital Castries in St Lucia - where he was Chairperson of the Drug & Therapeutic Committee and a member of the hospital's Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Committee. Dr Adesanya is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine, American Society of General Internal Medicine, International Sports Medicine Federation and the American Public Health Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1802 - Fax: (441) 239-1083 - Email: Ayo-oluwa.Adesanya@bhb.bm


Wendy Outerbridge MD
Director of Nephrology
Nephrology

Dr Wendy Outerbridge is the Director of Nephrology Services at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, as well as a Consultant Nephrologist for the hospital. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from York University in Toronto, and earned her medical degree from St George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. Dr Outerbridge completed her residency training in Internal Medicine with a special focus in Dialysis at Sound Shore Medical Center in Westchester, New York. Upon her return to Bermuda in 2003, she served as a Dialysis Consultant for a year, after which she assumed the post of Director of Dialysis, a position she held until returning to the US for Fellowship Training in Nephrology at the Harvard School of Medicine's Joint Fellowship programme in Boston, Massachusetts. She then returned from training in 2014 and resumed her post as Director of Nephrology in 2016. Dr Outerbridge is the sole owner of a private Nephrology practice, Bermuda Renal Partners, where she specialises in the management of acute and chronic kidney diseases and hypertension. Dr Outerbridge is a member of the American Society of Nephrology and the National Kidney Foundation, and currently serves on the Professional Conduct Committee of the Bermuda Medical Council.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-7733 - Email: weouterbridge@bdarenalpartners.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Terry Lynne Emery MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Terry Lynne Emery is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. With 22 years of obstetrical and gynaecological experience, Dr Emery is certified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a Specialist Certificate in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1995) and also as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She obtained her clinical training at McGill Teaching Hospitals in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, after completing her Medical Degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1989. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (1983), and a master’s in Management and Human Relations from Webster University (1985). Over the years, Dr Emery has effectively managed her solo private practice while occupying numerous roles, including her current appointment as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 232-1133 - Fax: (441) 232-1144 - Email: terry_lynneemery@theberries.bm


Sylvanus Nawab MD FAAP DABP
Chief of Paediatrics
Paediatrics

Dr Sylvanus Nawab is Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Paediatrics. Born in Ghana, West Africa, Dr Nawab spent his formative years in Cuba and graduated from the University of Havana Higher Institute of Medical Sciences. He worked as an Emergency Room and Paediatric House Officer in The Commonwealth of Dominica and St Lucia, before serving as BHB's Senior Paediatric House Officer. In 2007, he went on to complete additional paediatric training as a resident at the San Juan Municipal Hospital, Puerto Rico. Upon his return to Bermuda, Dr Nawab found work in the private sector with Edgewood Paediatrics and later re-joined BHB. He has regularly participated in charitable medical visits to developing countries like Guatemala, Haiti and Ghana, and is passionate about the welfare of young people. Dr Nawab is a Fellow of the American Academy of Paediatrics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 295-8000 - Email: Sylvanus.Nawab@bhb.bm


Clyde Wilson PhD FRCPath
Chief of Pathology
Pathology

Dr Clyde Wilson is serves as Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Pathology. Responsible for all laboratory services at BHB, including blood and urine tests, Dr Wilson also oversees the examination of biopsies and specimens removed during surgery, cervical smears and other fluids for diseases such as cancer, haematology and blood transfusion services, and microbiology and autopsy services. After studying Microbiology at Queen Elizabeth College (University of London), Dr Wilson achieved a PhD in Microbiology at King's College, University of London, and in 1987 was awarded the Tadion-Rideal Prize for distinguished postgraduate work in Molecular Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, London, England. He is also a highly accomplished author and co-author of over 60 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as a contributor to nine chapters in scientific textbooks.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1011 - Email: Clyde.Wilson@bhb.bm


Chantelle Simmons MD CM
Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Chantelle Simmons is the Chief of Psychiatry at Bermuda Hospitals Board, currently working on the Acute West (General Psychiatry) Service at the Turning Point Substance Abuse Treatment Programme. Dr Simmons' professional interests include management of those with dual diagnoses (comorbid psychiatric and substance use disorders). She is also a member of the BHB Ethics Committee and Chair of the Ethics Education Sub-Committee. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., having completed her general psychiatry residency training and an addiction psychiatry fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2015 she was elected to be an International Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345


Daniel Stovell MD
Chief of Diagnostic Imaging
Radiology

Dr Daniel Stovell was appointed Chief of Diagnostic Imaging at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 2000. Dr Stovell obtained his medical degree at Howard University Medical School in Washington, DC, and completed his internship and residency at Howard University Hospital. He became American Board Certified in 1995. Dr Stovell is trained in interpreting X-rays, CT scans, ultrasounds, radioisotopes, mammography, bone density scans and MRIs. He also performs multiple types of image-guided procedures. In 1995, he made history by performing the first lung biopsy by a radiologist in Bermuda. In 2001, he was instrumental in the introduction of the MRI to KEMH, and two years later he performed the first stereotactic breast biopsy in Bermuda. Dr Stovell has been a member of the Radiological Society of North America since 1991 and Chairman of the Board of Diagnostic Imaging Technologists since 2000.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1612 - Fax: (441) 239-6341 - Email: Daniel.Stovell@bhb.bm


Wesley Miller FRCA
Chief of Surgery
Surgery

Dr Wesley Miller is the Chief of Surgery at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital. Before arriving in Bermuda, he worked in Jamaica and the United Kingdom. In 1989, he was awarded Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland. He went on to serve as a Registrar in Portsmouth, a Senior Registrar in Northern Ireland, and an Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon in Rotherham, Yorkshire. In 1996, he was recruited to work as an Otolaryngologist in Bermuda. After joining BHB, Dr Miller offered a wide range of services including paediatric and adult ENT procedures, sleep studies, allergy testing and management, and the evaluation and management of chronic obstructive airway disease (COAD) and asthma.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3687 - Fax: (441) 295-1077 - Email: Wesley.Miller@bhb.bm


Sam Mir MD FACC
Director of Cardiology
Cardiology, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology

Dr Sam Mir is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Director of Cardiology. Appointed in November 2013, Dr Mir is responsible for inpatient and outpatient cardiology services at the hospital. Since March 2011, he has worked as BHB's Attending Cardiologist, helping to develop a clinical cardiology and cardiovascular imaging programme, as well as creating a high-quality device implantation/management programme for pacemakers. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore and went on to complete an internship and residency in Internal Medicine from Harvard's Brigham and Women's Hospital. He completed a Cardiology fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He is US Board certified in Cardiology, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-2440 - Email: Sam.Mir@bhb.bm


Anna Neilson-Williams MB ChB MRCPsych MSc
Deputy Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Anna Neilson-Williams joined BHB in 2000. She is currently working as the Deputy Chief of Psychiatry at the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, which includes community-based General Adult Psychiatry. She serves as the consultant managing clients with learning disabilities, along with the psychogeriatric unit at MWI. Dr Neilson-Williams is a graduate of The University of Glasgow and has a master's degree in Transcultural Mental Health with distinction through Queen Mary's The University of London, UK. She was appointed BHB's Director of Continuing Medical Education (CME) Programme in 2014. Through the CME programme, she manages and develops a regular schedule of presentations by physicians and healthcare experts with the goal of educating attendees on advances in medicine, technology, research and changes to the healthcare environment.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3770


Ayo-Oluwa Adesanya MBBS DMUWI
Hospitalist
Internal Medicine

Dr Ayo-Oluwa Adesanya, MBBS DMUWI (Internal Medicine), joined Bermuda Hospitals Board as a Hospitalist in August 2010. He currently serves as Interim Director of Hospitalist Services. Dr Adesanya is a member of King Edward VII Memorial Hospital's Infection Prevention and Control Committee, as well as the Strategic Planning Team. He received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from the College of Medicine at the University of Lagos, Nigeria in 1991. In 2006, he completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of the West Indies in Cave Hill, Barbados. Before arriving in Bermuda, he served as the Attending Physician at Victoria Hospital Castries in St Lucia - where he was Chairperson of the Drug & Therapeutic Committee and a member of the hospital's Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Committee. Dr Adesanya is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine, American Society of General Internal Medicine, International Sports Medicine Federation and the American Public Health Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1802 - Fax: (441) 239-1083 - Email: Ayo-oluwa.Adesanya@bhb.bm


Wendy Outerbridge MD
Director of Nephrology
Nephrology

Dr Wendy Outerbridge is the Director of Nephrology Services at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, as well as a Consultant Nephrologist for the hospital. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from York University in Toronto, and earned her medical degree from St George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. Dr Outerbridge completed her residency training in Internal Medicine with a special focus in Dialysis at Sound Shore Medical Center in Westchester, New York. Upon her return to Bermuda in 2003, she served as a Dialysis Consultant for a year, after which she assumed the post of Director of Dialysis, a position she held until returning to the US for Fellowship Training in Nephrology at the Harvard School of Medicine's Joint Fellowship programme in Boston, Massachusetts. She then returned from training in 2014 and resumed her post as Director of Nephrology in 2016. Dr Outerbridge is the sole owner of a private Nephrology practice, Bermuda Renal Partners, where she specialises in the management of acute and chronic kidney diseases and hypertension. Dr Outerbridge is a member of the American Society of Nephrology and the National Kidney Foundation, and currently serves on the Professional Conduct Committee of the Bermuda Medical Council.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-7733 - Email: weouterbridge@bdarenalpartners.bm


Sein Aung MD FACP
Director of Oncology
Oncology, Haematology

Dr Sein Aung, MD FACP, joined the Bermuda Hospitals Board as Director of Oncology in October 2014. Prior to that, Dr Aung was a Faculty Physician/Oncologist/Haematologist at the Weinberg Cancer Institute at the Franklin Square Hospital Center from 2000. For eight years he served as Chief of Haematology, before being appointed Director of Oncology and Haematology Education in 2010. He is a clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine in the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr Aung is also board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Haematology by the American Board of Internal Medicine, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-2044 - Fax: (441) 239-6330 - Email: oncology@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Terry Lynne Emery MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Terry Lynne Emery is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. With 22 years of obstetrical and gynaecological experience, Dr Emery is certified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a Specialist Certificate in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1995) and also as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She obtained her clinical training at McGill Teaching Hospitals in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, after completing her Medical Degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1989. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (1983), and a master’s in Management and Human Relations from Webster University (1985). Over the years, Dr Emery has effectively managed her solo private practice while occupying numerous roles, including her current appointment as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 232-1133 - Fax: (441) 232-1144 - Email: terry_lynneemery@theberries.bm


Sylvanus Nawab MD FAAP DABP
Chief of Paediatrics
Paediatrics

Dr Sylvanus Nawab is Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Paediatrics. Born in Ghana, West Africa, Dr Nawab spent his formative years in Cuba and graduated from the University of Havana Higher Institute of Medical Sciences. He worked as an Emergency Room and Paediatric House Officer in The Commonwealth of Dominica and St Lucia, before serving as BHB's Senior Paediatric House Officer. In 2007, he went on to complete additional paediatric training as a resident at the San Juan Municipal Hospital, Puerto Rico. Upon his return to Bermuda, Dr Nawab found work in the private sector with Edgewood Paediatrics and later re-joined BHB. He has regularly participated in charitable medical visits to developing countries like Guatemala, Haiti and Ghana, and is passionate about the welfare of young people. Dr Nawab is a Fellow of the American Academy of Paediatrics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 295-8000 - Email: Sylvanus.Nawab@bhb.bm


Clyde Wilson PhD FRCPath
Chief of Pathology
Pathology

Dr Clyde Wilson is serves as Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Pathology. Responsible for all laboratory services at BHB, including blood and urine tests, Dr Wilson also oversees the examination of biopsies and specimens removed during surgery, cervical smears and other fluids for diseases such as cancer, haematology and blood transfusion services, and microbiology and autopsy services. After studying Microbiology at Queen Elizabeth College (University of London), Dr Wilson achieved a PhD in Microbiology at King's College, University of London, and in 1987 was awarded the Tadion-Rideal Prize for distinguished postgraduate work in Molecular Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, London, England. He is also a highly accomplished author and co-author of over 60 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as a contributor to nine chapters in scientific textbooks.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1011 - Email: Clyde.Wilson@bhb.bm


Chantelle Simmons MD CM
Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Chantelle Simmons is the Chief of Psychiatry at Bermuda Hospitals Board, currently working on the Acute West (General Psychiatry) Service at the Turning Point Substance Abuse Treatment Programme. Dr Simmons' professional interests include management of those with dual diagnoses (comorbid psychiatric and substance use disorders). She is also a member of the BHB Ethics Committee and Chair of the Ethics Education Sub-Committee. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., having completed her general psychiatry residency training and an addiction psychiatry fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2015 she was elected to be an International Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345


Daniel Stovell MD
Chief of Diagnostic Imaging
Radiology

Dr Daniel Stovell was appointed Chief of Diagnostic Imaging at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 2000. Dr Stovell obtained his medical degree at Howard University Medical School in Washington, DC, and completed his internship and residency at Howard University Hospital. He became American Board Certified in 1995. Dr Stovell is trained in interpreting X-rays, CT scans, ultrasounds, radioisotopes, mammography, bone density scans and MRIs. He also performs multiple types of image-guided procedures. In 1995, he made history by performing the first lung biopsy by a radiologist in Bermuda. In 2001, he was instrumental in the introduction of the MRI to KEMH, and two years later he performed the first stereotactic breast biopsy in Bermuda. Dr Stovell has been a member of the Radiological Society of North America since 1991 and Chairman of the Board of Diagnostic Imaging Technologists since 2000.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1612 - Fax: (441) 239-6341 - Email: Daniel.Stovell@bhb.bm


Wesley Miller FRCA
Chief of Surgery
Surgery

Dr Wesley Miller is the Chief of Surgery at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital. Before arriving in Bermuda, he worked in Jamaica and the United Kingdom. In 1989, he was awarded Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland. He went on to serve as a Registrar in Portsmouth, a Senior Registrar in Northern Ireland, and an Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon in Rotherham, Yorkshire. In 1996, he was recruited to work as an Otolaryngologist in Bermuda. After joining BHB, Dr Miller offered a wide range of services including paediatric and adult ENT procedures, sleep studies, allergy testing and management, and the evaluation and management of chronic obstructive airway disease (COAD) and asthma.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3687 - Fax: (441) 295-1077 - Email: Wesley.Miller@bhb.bm


Sam Mir MD FACC
Director of Cardiology
Cardiology, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology

Dr Sam Mir is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Director of Cardiology. Appointed in November 2013, Dr Mir is responsible for inpatient and outpatient cardiology services at the hospital. Since March 2011, he has worked as BHB's Attending Cardiologist, helping to develop a clinical cardiology and cardiovascular imaging programme, as well as creating a high-quality device implantation/management programme for pacemakers. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore and went on to complete an internship and residency in Internal Medicine from Harvard's Brigham and Women's Hospital. He completed a Cardiology fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He is US Board certified in Cardiology, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-2440 - Email: Sam.Mir@bhb.bm


Anna Neilson-Williams MB ChB MRCPsych MSc
Deputy Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Anna Neilson-Williams joined BHB in 2000. She is currently working as the Deputy Chief of Psychiatry at the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, which includes community-based General Adult Psychiatry. She serves as the consultant managing clients with learning disabilities, along with the psychogeriatric unit at MWI. Dr Neilson-Williams is a graduate of The University of Glasgow and has a master's degree in Transcultural Mental Health with distinction through Queen Mary's The University of London, UK. She was appointed BHB's Director of Continuing Medical Education (CME) Programme in 2014. Through the CME programme, she manages and develops a regular schedule of presentations by physicians and healthcare experts with the goal of educating attendees on advances in medicine, technology, research and changes to the healthcare environment.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3770


Ayo-Oluwa Adesanya MBBS DMUWI
Hospitalist
Internal Medicine

Dr Ayo-Oluwa Adesanya, MBBS DMUWI (Internal Medicine), joined Bermuda Hospitals Board as a Hospitalist in August 2010. He currently serves as Interim Director of Hospitalist Services. Dr Adesanya is a member of King Edward VII Memorial Hospital's Infection Prevention and Control Committee, as well as the Strategic Planning Team. He received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from the College of Medicine at the University of Lagos, Nigeria in 1991. In 2006, he completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of the West Indies in Cave Hill, Barbados. Before arriving in Bermuda, he served as the Attending Physician at Victoria Hospital Castries in St Lucia - where he was Chairperson of the Drug & Therapeutic Committee and a member of the hospital's Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Committee. Dr Adesanya is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine, American Society of General Internal Medicine, International Sports Medicine Federation and the American Public Health Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1802 - Fax: (441) 239-1083 - Email: Ayo-oluwa.Adesanya@bhb.bm


Wendy Outerbridge MD
Director of Nephrology
Nephrology

Dr Wendy Outerbridge is the Director of Nephrology Services at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, as well as a Consultant Nephrologist for the hospital. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from York University in Toronto, and earned her medical degree from St George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. Dr Outerbridge completed her residency training in Internal Medicine with a special focus in Dialysis at Sound Shore Medical Center in Westchester, New York. Upon her return to Bermuda in 2003, she served as a Dialysis Consultant for a year, after which she assumed the post of Director of Dialysis, a position she held until returning to the US for Fellowship Training in Nephrology at the Harvard School of Medicine's Joint Fellowship programme in Boston, Massachusetts. She then returned from training in 2014 and resumed her post as Director of Nephrology in 2016. Dr Outerbridge is the sole owner of a private Nephrology practice, Bermuda Renal Partners, where she specialises in the management of acute and chronic kidney diseases and hypertension. Dr Outerbridge is a member of the American Society of Nephrology and the National Kidney Foundation, and currently serves on the Professional Conduct Committee of the Bermuda Medical Council.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-7733 - Email: weouterbridge@bdarenalpartners.bm


Sein Aung MD FACP
Director of Oncology
Oncology, Haematology

Dr Sein Aung, MD FACP, joined the Bermuda Hospitals Board as Director of Oncology in October 2014. Prior to that, Dr Aung was a Faculty Physician/Oncologist/Haematologist at the Weinberg Cancer Institute at the Franklin Square Hospital Center from 2000. For eight years he served as Chief of Haematology, before being appointed Director of Oncology and Haematology Education in 2010. He is a clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine in the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr Aung is also board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Haematology by the American Board of Internal Medicine, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-2044 - Fax: (441) 239-6330 - Email: oncology@bhb.bm


William Peckett MBBS(Hons) FRCS
Director of Orthopaedics
Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr William Peckett is a leading Orthopaedic Surgeon in his native Bermuda. His training and interests encompass a wide variety of orthopaedic conditions, including bone and joint trauma, shoulder replacement and reconstruction, sports injuries, and arthroscopy of the wrist, elbow, shoulder, knee and ankle. He received his Medical School training at University College Hospital and Middlesex Hospital Medical School, London. After his pre-clinical years he studied physiology, where he attained a First Class Honours degree and was awarded the prestigious Leonard Bayliss Prize. He was presented the Sir Henry Tucker Scholarship in 1987 and the Sir John Cox Scholarship 1988 to 1991. In addition to training in the UK and Australia, Dr Peckett became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and a member of various professional bodies. He is currently Director of Orthopaedics for the Bermuda Hospitals Board.

Orthopaedic & Physiotherapy Associates, 28 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-8228


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Terry Lynne Emery MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Terry Lynne Emery is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. With 22 years of obstetrical and gynaecological experience, Dr Emery is certified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a Specialist Certificate in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1995) and also as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She obtained her clinical training at McGill Teaching Hospitals in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, after completing her Medical Degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1989. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (1983), and a master’s in Management and Human Relations from Webster University (1985). Over the years, Dr Emery has effectively managed her solo private practice while occupying numerous roles, including her current appointment as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 232-1133 - Fax: (441) 232-1144 - Email: terry_lynneemery@theberries.bm


Sylvanus Nawab MD FAAP DABP
Chief of Paediatrics
Paediatrics

Dr Sylvanus Nawab is Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Paediatrics. Born in Ghana, West Africa, Dr Nawab spent his formative years in Cuba and graduated from the University of Havana Higher Institute of Medical Sciences. He worked as an Emergency Room and Paediatric House Officer in The Commonwealth of Dominica and St Lucia, before serving as BHB's Senior Paediatric House Officer. In 2007, he went on to complete additional paediatric training as a resident at the San Juan Municipal Hospital, Puerto Rico. Upon his return to Bermuda, Dr Nawab found work in the private sector with Edgewood Paediatrics and later re-joined BHB. He has regularly participated in charitable medical visits to developing countries like Guatemala, Haiti and Ghana, and is passionate about the welfare of young people. Dr Nawab is a Fellow of the American Academy of Paediatrics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 295-8000 - Email: Sylvanus.Nawab@bhb.bm


Clyde Wilson PhD FRCPath
Chief of Pathology
Pathology

Dr Clyde Wilson is serves as Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Pathology. Responsible for all laboratory services at BHB, including blood and urine tests, Dr Wilson also oversees the examination of biopsies and specimens removed during surgery, cervical smears and other fluids for diseases such as cancer, haematology and blood transfusion services, and microbiology and autopsy services. After studying Microbiology at Queen Elizabeth College (University of London), Dr Wilson achieved a PhD in Microbiology at King's College, University of London, and in 1987 was awarded the Tadion-Rideal Prize for distinguished postgraduate work in Molecular Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, London, England. He is also a highly accomplished author and co-author of over 60 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as a contributor to nine chapters in scientific textbooks.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1011 - Email: Clyde.Wilson@bhb.bm


Chantelle Simmons MD CM
Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Chantelle Simmons is the Chief of Psychiatry at Bermuda Hospitals Board, currently working on the Acute West (General Psychiatry) Service at the Turning Point Substance Abuse Treatment Programme. Dr Simmons' professional interests include management of those with dual diagnoses (comorbid psychiatric and substance use disorders). She is also a member of the BHB Ethics Committee and Chair of the Ethics Education Sub-Committee. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., having completed her general psychiatry residency training and an addiction psychiatry fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2015 she was elected to be an International Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345


Daniel Stovell MD
Chief of Diagnostic Imaging
Radiology

Dr Daniel Stovell was appointed Chief of Diagnostic Imaging at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 2000. Dr Stovell obtained his medical degree at Howard University Medical School in Washington, DC, and completed his internship and residency at Howard University Hospital. He became American Board Certified in 1995. Dr Stovell is trained in interpreting X-rays, CT scans, ultrasounds, radioisotopes, mammography, bone density scans and MRIs. He also performs multiple types of image-guided procedures. In 1995, he made history by performing the first lung biopsy by a radiologist in Bermuda. In 2001, he was instrumental in the introduction of the MRI to KEMH, and two years later he performed the first stereotactic breast biopsy in Bermuda. Dr Stovell has been a member of the Radiological Society of North America since 1991 and Chairman of the Board of Diagnostic Imaging Technologists since 2000.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1612 - Fax: (441) 239-6341 - Email: Daniel.Stovell@bhb.bm


Wesley Miller FRCA
Chief of Surgery
Surgery

Dr Wesley Miller is the Chief of Surgery at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital. Before arriving in Bermuda, he worked in Jamaica and the United Kingdom. In 1989, he was awarded Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland. He went on to serve as a Registrar in Portsmouth, a Senior Registrar in Northern Ireland, and an Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon in Rotherham, Yorkshire. In 1996, he was recruited to work as an Otolaryngologist in Bermuda. After joining BHB, Dr Miller offered a wide range of services including paediatric and adult ENT procedures, sleep studies, allergy testing and management, and the evaluation and management of chronic obstructive airway disease (COAD) and asthma.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3687 - Fax: (441) 295-1077 - Email: Wesley.Miller@bhb.bm


Sam Mir MD FACC
Director of Cardiology
Cardiology, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology

Dr Sam Mir is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Director of Cardiology. Appointed in November 2013, Dr Mir is responsible for inpatient and outpatient cardiology services at the hospital. Since March 2011, he has worked as BHB's Attending Cardiologist, helping to develop a clinical cardiology and cardiovascular imaging programme, as well as creating a high-quality device implantation/management programme for pacemakers. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore and went on to complete an internship and residency in Internal Medicine from Harvard's Brigham and Women's Hospital. He completed a Cardiology fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He is US Board certified in Cardiology, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-2440 - Email: Sam.Mir@bhb.bm


Anna Neilson-Williams MB ChB MRCPsych MSc
Deputy Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Anna Neilson-Williams joined BHB in 2000. She is currently working as the Deputy Chief of Psychiatry at the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, which includes community-based General Adult Psychiatry. She serves as the consultant managing clients with learning disabilities, along with the psychogeriatric unit at MWI. Dr Neilson-Williams is a graduate of The University of Glasgow and has a master's degree in Transcultural Mental Health with distinction through Queen Mary's The University of London, UK. She was appointed BHB's Director of Continuing Medical Education (CME) Programme in 2014. Through the CME programme, she manages and develops a regular schedule of presentations by physicians and healthcare experts with the goal of educating attendees on advances in medicine, technology, research and changes to the healthcare environment.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3770


Ayo-Oluwa Adesanya MBBS DMUWI
Hospitalist
Internal Medicine

Dr Ayo-Oluwa Adesanya, MBBS DMUWI (Internal Medicine), joined Bermuda Hospitals Board as a Hospitalist in August 2010. He currently serves as Interim Director of Hospitalist Services. Dr Adesanya is a member of King Edward VII Memorial Hospital's Infection Prevention and Control Committee, as well as the Strategic Planning Team. He received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from the College of Medicine at the University of Lagos, Nigeria in 1991. In 2006, he completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of the West Indies in Cave Hill, Barbados. Before arriving in Bermuda, he served as the Attending Physician at Victoria Hospital Castries in St Lucia - where he was Chairperson of the Drug & Therapeutic Committee and a member of the hospital's Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Committee. Dr Adesanya is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine, American Society of General Internal Medicine, International Sports Medicine Federation and the American Public Health Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1802 - Fax: (441) 239-1083 - Email: Ayo-oluwa.Adesanya@bhb.bm


Wendy Outerbridge MD
Director of Nephrology
Nephrology

Dr Wendy Outerbridge is the Director of Nephrology Services at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, as well as a Consultant Nephrologist for the hospital. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from York University in Toronto, and earned her medical degree from St George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. Dr Outerbridge completed her residency training in Internal Medicine with a special focus in Dialysis at Sound Shore Medical Center in Westchester, New York. Upon her return to Bermuda in 2003, she served as a Dialysis Consultant for a year, after which she assumed the post of Director of Dialysis, a position she held until returning to the US for Fellowship Training in Nephrology at the Harvard School of Medicine's Joint Fellowship programme in Boston, Massachusetts. She then returned from training in 2014 and resumed her post as Director of Nephrology in 2016. Dr Outerbridge is the sole owner of a private Nephrology practice, Bermuda Renal Partners, where she specialises in the management of acute and chronic kidney diseases and hypertension. Dr Outerbridge is a member of the American Society of Nephrology and the National Kidney Foundation, and currently serves on the Professional Conduct Committee of the Bermuda Medical Council.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-7733 - Email: weouterbridge@bdarenalpartners.bm


Sein Aung MD FACP
Director of Oncology
Oncology, Haematology

Dr Sein Aung, MD FACP, joined the Bermuda Hospitals Board as Director of Oncology in October 2014. Prior to that, Dr Aung was a Faculty Physician/Oncologist/Haematologist at the Weinberg Cancer Institute at the Franklin Square Hospital Center from 2000. For eight years he served as Chief of Haematology, before being appointed Director of Oncology and Haematology Education in 2010. He is a clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine in the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr Aung is also board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Haematology by the American Board of Internal Medicine, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-2044 - Fax: (441) 239-6330 - Email: oncology@bhb.bm


William Peckett MBBS(Hons) FRCS
Director of Orthopaedics
Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr William Peckett is a leading Orthopaedic Surgeon in his native Bermuda. His training and interests encompass a wide variety of orthopaedic conditions, including bone and joint trauma, shoulder replacement and reconstruction, sports injuries, and arthroscopy of the wrist, elbow, shoulder, knee and ankle. He received his Medical School training at University College Hospital and Middlesex Hospital Medical School, London. After his pre-clinical years he studied physiology, where he attained a First Class Honours degree and was awarded the prestigious Leonard Bayliss Prize. He was presented the Sir Henry Tucker Scholarship in 1987 and the Sir John Cox Scholarship 1988 to 1991. In addition to training in the UK and Australia, Dr Peckett became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and a member of various professional bodies. He is currently Director of Orthopaedics for the Bermuda Hospitals Board.

Orthopaedic & Physiotherapy Associates, 28 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-8228


Sharon Alikhani MBBS MSc
Director of Palliative Care
Palliative Care, Sports Medicine

Dr Sharon Alikhani, MBBS MSc, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Physician Lead for Hospice and Palliative Care in August 2008. Working primarily out of Agape House Hospice, she is responsible for the care of all inpatients and also provides palliative care for individuals in an outpatient setting, including the patients' homes. Dr Alikhani received her Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from St. George's Hospital Medical School at the University of London in 1993. She completed a training programme in General Practice and has been a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners since 2001 . She received a Diploma in Palliative Care from University of Cardiff in Wales. Dr Alikhani also has a Master of Science in Sports Medicine from Queen Mary College at the University of London.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DVO4
Tel: (441) 239-2025 - Fax: (441) 239-2155 - Email: Sharon.Alikhani@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Terry Lynne Emery MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Terry Lynne Emery is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. With 22 years of obstetrical and gynaecological experience, Dr Emery is certified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a Specialist Certificate in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1995) and also as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She obtained her clinical training at McGill Teaching Hospitals in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, after completing her Medical Degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1989. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (1983), and a master’s in Management and Human Relations from Webster University (1985). Over the years, Dr Emery has effectively managed her solo private practice while occupying numerous roles, including her current appointment as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 232-1133 - Fax: (441) 232-1144 - Email: terry_lynneemery@theberries.bm


Sylvanus Nawab MD FAAP DABP
Chief of Paediatrics
Paediatrics

Dr Sylvanus Nawab is Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Paediatrics. Born in Ghana, West Africa, Dr Nawab spent his formative years in Cuba and graduated from the University of Havana Higher Institute of Medical Sciences. He worked as an Emergency Room and Paediatric House Officer in The Commonwealth of Dominica and St Lucia, before serving as BHB's Senior Paediatric House Officer. In 2007, he went on to complete additional paediatric training as a resident at the San Juan Municipal Hospital, Puerto Rico. Upon his return to Bermuda, Dr Nawab found work in the private sector with Edgewood Paediatrics and later re-joined BHB. He has regularly participated in charitable medical visits to developing countries like Guatemala, Haiti and Ghana, and is passionate about the welfare of young people. Dr Nawab is a Fellow of the American Academy of Paediatrics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 295-8000 - Email: Sylvanus.Nawab@bhb.bm


Clyde Wilson PhD FRCPath
Chief of Pathology
Pathology

Dr Clyde Wilson is serves as Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Pathology. Responsible for all laboratory services at BHB, including blood and urine tests, Dr Wilson also oversees the examination of biopsies and specimens removed during surgery, cervical smears and other fluids for diseases such as cancer, haematology and blood transfusion services, and microbiology and autopsy services. After studying Microbiology at Queen Elizabeth College (University of London), Dr Wilson achieved a PhD in Microbiology at King's College, University of London, and in 1987 was awarded the Tadion-Rideal Prize for distinguished postgraduate work in Molecular Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, London, England. He is also a highly accomplished author and co-author of over 60 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as a contributor to nine chapters in scientific textbooks.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1011 - Email: Clyde.Wilson@bhb.bm


Chantelle Simmons MD CM
Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Chantelle Simmons is the Chief of Psychiatry at Bermuda Hospitals Board, currently working on the Acute West (General Psychiatry) Service at the Turning Point Substance Abuse Treatment Programme. Dr Simmons' professional interests include management of those with dual diagnoses (comorbid psychiatric and substance use disorders). She is also a member of the BHB Ethics Committee and Chair of the Ethics Education Sub-Committee. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., having completed her general psychiatry residency training and an addiction psychiatry fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2015 she was elected to be an International Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345


Daniel Stovell MD
Chief of Diagnostic Imaging
Radiology

Dr Daniel Stovell was appointed Chief of Diagnostic Imaging at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 2000. Dr Stovell obtained his medical degree at Howard University Medical School in Washington, DC, and completed his internship and residency at Howard University Hospital. He became American Board Certified in 1995. Dr Stovell is trained in interpreting X-rays, CT scans, ultrasounds, radioisotopes, mammography, bone density scans and MRIs. He also performs multiple types of image-guided procedures. In 1995, he made history by performing the first lung biopsy by a radiologist in Bermuda. In 2001, he was instrumental in the introduction of the MRI to KEMH, and two years later he performed the first stereotactic breast biopsy in Bermuda. Dr Stovell has been a member of the Radiological Society of North America since 1991 and Chairman of the Board of Diagnostic Imaging Technologists since 2000.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1612 - Fax: (441) 239-6341 - Email: Daniel.Stovell@bhb.bm


Wesley Miller FRCA
Chief of Surgery
Surgery

Dr Wesley Miller is the Chief of Surgery at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital. Before arriving in Bermuda, he worked in Jamaica and the United Kingdom. In 1989, he was awarded Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland. He went on to serve as a Registrar in Portsmouth, a Senior Registrar in Northern Ireland, and an Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon in Rotherham, Yorkshire. In 1996, he was recruited to work as an Otolaryngologist in Bermuda. After joining BHB, Dr Miller offered a wide range of services including paediatric and adult ENT procedures, sleep studies, allergy testing and management, and the evaluation and management of chronic obstructive airway disease (COAD) and asthma.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3687 - Fax: (441) 295-1077 - Email: Wesley.Miller@bhb.bm


Sam Mir MD FACC
Director of Cardiology
Cardiology, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology

Dr Sam Mir is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Director of Cardiology. Appointed in November 2013, Dr Mir is responsible for inpatient and outpatient cardiology services at the hospital. Since March 2011, he has worked as BHB's Attending Cardiologist, helping to develop a clinical cardiology and cardiovascular imaging programme, as well as creating a high-quality device implantation/management programme for pacemakers. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore and went on to complete an internship and residency in Internal Medicine from Harvard's Brigham and Women's Hospital. He completed a Cardiology fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He is US Board certified in Cardiology, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-2440 - Email: Sam.Mir@bhb.bm


Anna Neilson-Williams MB ChB MRCPsych MSc
Deputy Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Anna Neilson-Williams joined BHB in 2000. She is currently working as the Deputy Chief of Psychiatry at the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, which includes community-based General Adult Psychiatry. She serves as the consultant managing clients with learning disabilities, along with the psychogeriatric unit at MWI. Dr Neilson-Williams is a graduate of The University of Glasgow and has a master's degree in Transcultural Mental Health with distinction through Queen Mary's The University of London, UK. She was appointed BHB's Director of Continuing Medical Education (CME) Programme in 2014. Through the CME programme, she manages and develops a regular schedule of presentations by physicians and healthcare experts with the goal of educating attendees on advances in medicine, technology, research and changes to the healthcare environment.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3770


Ayo-Oluwa Adesanya MBBS DMUWI
Hospitalist
Internal Medicine

Dr Ayo-Oluwa Adesanya, MBBS DMUWI (Internal Medicine), joined Bermuda Hospitals Board as a Hospitalist in August 2010. He currently serves as Interim Director of Hospitalist Services. Dr Adesanya is a member of King Edward VII Memorial Hospital's Infection Prevention and Control Committee, as well as the Strategic Planning Team. He received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from the College of Medicine at the University of Lagos, Nigeria in 1991. In 2006, he completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of the West Indies in Cave Hill, Barbados. Before arriving in Bermuda, he served as the Attending Physician at Victoria Hospital Castries in St Lucia - where he was Chairperson of the Drug & Therapeutic Committee and a member of the hospital's Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Committee. Dr Adesanya is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine, American Society of General Internal Medicine, International Sports Medicine Federation and the American Public Health Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1802 - Fax: (441) 239-1083 - Email: Ayo-oluwa.Adesanya@bhb.bm


Wendy Outerbridge MD
Director of Nephrology
Nephrology

Dr Wendy Outerbridge is the Director of Nephrology Services at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, as well as a Consultant Nephrologist for the hospital. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from York University in Toronto, and earned her medical degree from St George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. Dr Outerbridge completed her residency training in Internal Medicine with a special focus in Dialysis at Sound Shore Medical Center in Westchester, New York. Upon her return to Bermuda in 2003, she served as a Dialysis Consultant for a year, after which she assumed the post of Director of Dialysis, a position she held until returning to the US for Fellowship Training in Nephrology at the Harvard School of Medicine's Joint Fellowship programme in Boston, Massachusetts. She then returned from training in 2014 and resumed her post as Director of Nephrology in 2016. Dr Outerbridge is the sole owner of a private Nephrology practice, Bermuda Renal Partners, where she specialises in the management of acute and chronic kidney diseases and hypertension. Dr Outerbridge is a member of the American Society of Nephrology and the National Kidney Foundation, and currently serves on the Professional Conduct Committee of the Bermuda Medical Council.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-7733 - Email: weouterbridge@bdarenalpartners.bm


Sein Aung MD FACP
Director of Oncology
Oncology, Haematology

Dr Sein Aung, MD FACP, joined the Bermuda Hospitals Board as Director of Oncology in October 2014. Prior to that, Dr Aung was a Faculty Physician/Oncologist/Haematologist at the Weinberg Cancer Institute at the Franklin Square Hospital Center from 2000. For eight years he served as Chief of Haematology, before being appointed Director of Oncology and Haematology Education in 2010. He is a clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine in the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr Aung is also board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Haematology by the American Board of Internal Medicine, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-2044 - Fax: (441) 239-6330 - Email: oncology@bhb.bm


William Peckett MBBS(Hons) FRCS
Director of Orthopaedics
Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr William Peckett is a leading Orthopaedic Surgeon in his native Bermuda. His training and interests encompass a wide variety of orthopaedic conditions, including bone and joint trauma, shoulder replacement and reconstruction, sports injuries, and arthroscopy of the wrist, elbow, shoulder, knee and ankle. He received his Medical School training at University College Hospital and Middlesex Hospital Medical School, London. After his pre-clinical years he studied physiology, where he attained a First Class Honours degree and was awarded the prestigious Leonard Bayliss Prize. He was presented the Sir Henry Tucker Scholarship in 1987 and the Sir John Cox Scholarship 1988 to 1991. In addition to training in the UK and Australia, Dr Peckett became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and a member of various professional bodies. He is currently Director of Orthopaedics for the Bermuda Hospitals Board.

Orthopaedic & Physiotherapy Associates, 28 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-8228


Sharon Alikhani MBBS MSc
Director of Palliative Care
Palliative Care, Sports Medicine

Dr Sharon Alikhani, MBBS MSc, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Physician Lead for Hospice and Palliative Care in August 2008. Working primarily out of Agape House Hospice, she is responsible for the care of all inpatients and also provides palliative care for individuals in an outpatient setting, including the patients' homes. Dr Alikhani received her Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from St. George's Hospital Medical School at the University of London in 1993. She completed a training programme in General Practice and has been a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners since 2001 . She received a Diploma in Palliative Care from University of Cardiff in Wales. Dr Alikhani also has a Master of Science in Sports Medicine from Queen Mary College at the University of London.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DVO4
Tel: (441) 239-2025 - Fax: (441) 239-2155 - Email: Sharon.Alikhani@bhb.bm


Elwood Fox DO
Director of Physiatry and Rehabilitative Services
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Physiatry

Dr Elwood Fox, DO, is Bermuda Hospital Board’s Director of Physiatry and Rehabilitative Services. A Board Certified Physiatrist, Dr Fox is also a specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R). Dr Fox graduated from University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine, Biddeford, Maine, in 1994. The Bermudian then completed a traditional one-year AOA-Rotating Internship at Berkshire Medical Center, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, followed by his first Residency in Internal Medicine (1995-98). Under the University of Massachusetts Medical School he served his final year as Academic Chief Medical Resident. A second Residency in PM&R followed at JFK/Johnson Rehab Institute through Robert Wood Johnson/Rutgers Medical School from 1998-2001. Dr Fox served as Chief Resident his final year, where he won Resident Teacher of the Year Award. He has been practicing in Maine since 2001 and has both Maine and Massachusetts active medical licences. Registered in Bermuda since 2004, he brings that experience, wealth of knowledge, enthusiasm and passion for treating persons with disabling conditions to BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1180 - Email: dayhospital@bhb.bm


Michael Richmond MBChB FRCA FCAI (Hon)
Chief of Staff
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richmond joined BHB as chief of staff in August 2017, assuming responsibility for clinical care and quality at the hospitals. He leads BHB’s team of medical and support personnel. All BHB medical chiefs and the vice president of Quality & Risk Management report to the chief of staff. Prior to joining BHB, Dr Richmond served as chief medical officer at Hamad Medical Corporation and chief executive officer of Hamad Medical Corporation’s Women’s Hospital in Qatar. Originally from the UK, Dr Richmond is an anaesthetist with 25 years’ experience and 25,000 anaesthetic procedures to his credit. He earned his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen and specialised in anaesthetics at the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK and College of Anaesthetists Ireland.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1703 - Email: michael.richmond@bhb.bm


Richard Hammond MB BS FRCA
Chief of Anaesthesia
Anaesthesiology

Dr Richard Hammond was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Anaesthesia in October 2009. Bermuda born, Dr Hammond received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of London in 1993. He gained his specialist training through the South Thames West Anaesthetic Training Scheme at St George's Hospital in London, with advanced training in adult and paediatric Intensive Care medicine. He has been a Fellow of The Royal College of Anaesthetists since 1999 and received the CCST in Anaesthesia in 2001. Dr Hammond is on a number of BHB Committees, including the Privilege Review Committee, Medical Staff Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Critical Care Committee (Chair), Operating Room Committee and Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1420 - Email: Richard.Hammond@bhb.bm


Akbar Lightbourne
Chief of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Akbar Lightbourne is currently Chief of Dentistry at Bermuda Hospitals Board. A graduate of Berkeley Institute and Bermuda College, Dr Lightbourne went on to get his undergraduate degree and complete his dental studies through Howard University in Washington, DC. In 2004, he finished his General Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital, before going on to intern in the Oral Surgery Department at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. In 2009, he completed a Residency in Oral and Maxillo-facial at Howard University, before teaming up with Dr Steven Cardwell to open Smiles Inc. Bermuda.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Akbar.Lightbourne@bhb.bm


Edward Schultz MD FACEP
Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Dr Edward Schultz, MD FACEP, is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Emergency Services and Hyperbaric Medicine. He started working at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 1988 as Director of Emergency Services. Prior to that, Dr Schultz graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami in 1973 and received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1977. He completed his Residency at Mt Sinai Medical Center, specialising in Internal Medicine. A Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1990, Dr Schultz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine. In addition to his membership in ACEP, he is a member of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Dr Schultz has served as EMS Medical Director for KEMH since 1989 and the EMS Medical Director for Bermuda since July 2015.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1760 - Fax: (441) 236-9181 - Email: Edward.Schultz@bhb.bm


Nicola Terceira MD CM CCFP
Chief of General Practice & Family Medicine
General Medicine

Dr Nicola Terceira is a Bermudian General Practioner and Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine. She obtained her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she also completed her residency training in Family Medicine. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science (Hon) in Microbiology and Immunology as well as Master of Science (Distinction) in the Epidemiology Evolution, and Control of Infectious Disease. She is certified as a family physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is currently practicing as a family physician in the community in addition to her role as Chief of Family Practice and General Medicine.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Email: Nicola.Terceira@bhb.bm


Htay Myint MD DGM FACP
Chief of Geriatric, Rehabilitative & Palliative Care
Geriatrics, Internal Medicine

Dr Htay Myint, MD DGM FACP, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Consultant Geriatrician in December 2014 and then as the Chief of Geriatrics in October 2015. She worked in the United Kingdom and obtained a Diploma in Geriatric Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians in London. In 1996, Dr Myint completed her Internal Medicine Residency and then the mini-fellowship in Geriatrics from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, in 2005. She worked as an internist, hospitalist, complex care physician and researcher in the United States. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-6430 - Email: Htay.Myint@bhb.bm


Michael Ashton MD
Chief of Medicine
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine

Dr Michael Ashton was appointed Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Medicine in March 2016. His role includes working closely with the directors of each medical specialty including: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Oncology and the Hospitalist programme. Dr Ashton joined BHB in November 2011 as an Infectious Diseases Specialist and Hospital Epidemiologist and is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Bermudian born, Dr Ashton completed a Bachelor of Science and Pre Med at McGill University, and Medical School at the University of Vermont. He sought further training in Primary Care and Internal Medicine as an Intern and Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He then completed Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Michael.Ashton@bhb.bm


Terry Lynne Emery MD FRCSC FACOG
Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Terry Lynne Emery is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Bermuda Hospitals Board. With 22 years of obstetrical and gynaecological experience, Dr Emery is certified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a Specialist Certificate in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1995) and also as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She obtained her clinical training at McGill Teaching Hospitals in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, after completing her Medical Degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 1989. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (1983), and a master’s in Management and Human Relations from Webster University (1985). Over the years, Dr Emery has effectively managed her solo private practice while occupying numerous roles, including her current appointment as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 232-1133 - Fax: (441) 232-1144 - Email: terry_lynneemery@theberries.bm


Sylvanus Nawab MD FAAP DABP
Chief of Paediatrics
Paediatrics

Dr Sylvanus Nawab is Bermuda Hospital Board's Chief of Paediatrics. Born in Ghana, West Africa, Dr Nawab spent his formative years in Cuba and graduated from the University of Havana Higher Institute of Medical Sciences. He worked as an Emergency Room and Paediatric House Officer in The Commonwealth of Dominica and St Lucia, before serving as BHB's Senior Paediatric House Officer. In 2007, he went on to complete additional paediatric training as a resident at the San Juan Municipal Hospital, Puerto Rico. Upon his return to Bermuda, Dr Nawab found work in the private sector with Edgewood Paediatrics and later re-joined BHB. He has regularly participated in charitable medical visits to developing countries like Guatemala, Haiti and Ghana, and is passionate about the welfare of young people. Dr Nawab is a Fellow of the American Academy of Paediatrics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 295-8000 - Email: Sylvanus.Nawab@bhb.bm


Clyde Wilson PhD FRCPath
Chief of Pathology
Pathology

Dr Clyde Wilson is serves as Bermuda Hospitals Board's Chief of Pathology. Responsible for all laboratory services at BHB, including blood and urine tests, Dr Wilson also oversees the examination of biopsies and specimens removed during surgery, cervical smears and other fluids for diseases such as cancer, haematology and blood transfusion services, and microbiology and autopsy services. After studying Microbiology at Queen Elizabeth College (University of London), Dr Wilson achieved a PhD in Microbiology at King's College, University of London, and in 1987 was awarded the Tadion-Rideal Prize for distinguished postgraduate work in Molecular Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, London, England. He is also a highly accomplished author and co-author of over 60 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as a contributor to nine chapters in scientific textbooks.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1011 - Email: Clyde.Wilson@bhb.bm


Chantelle Simmons MD CM
Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Chantelle Simmons is the Chief of Psychiatry at Bermuda Hospitals Board, currently working on the Acute West (General Psychiatry) Service at the Turning Point Substance Abuse Treatment Programme. Dr Simmons' professional interests include management of those with dual diagnoses (comorbid psychiatric and substance use disorders). She is also a member of the BHB Ethics Committee and Chair of the Ethics Education Sub-Committee. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., having completed her general psychiatry residency training and an addiction psychiatry fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2015 she was elected to be an International Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345


Daniel Stovell MD
Chief of Diagnostic Imaging
Radiology

Dr Daniel Stovell was appointed Chief of Diagnostic Imaging at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital in 2000. Dr Stovell obtained his medical degree at Howard University Medical School in Washington, DC, and completed his internship and residency at Howard University Hospital. He became American Board Certified in 1995. Dr Stovell is trained in interpreting X-rays, CT scans, ultrasounds, radioisotopes, mammography, bone density scans and MRIs. He also performs multiple types of image-guided procedures. In 1995, he made history by performing the first lung biopsy by a radiologist in Bermuda. In 2001, he was instrumental in the introduction of the MRI to KEMH, and two years later he performed the first stereotactic breast biopsy in Bermuda. Dr Stovell has been a member of the Radiological Society of North America since 1991 and Chairman of the Board of Diagnostic Imaging Technologists since 2000.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1612 - Fax: (441) 239-6341 - Email: Daniel.Stovell@bhb.bm


Wesley Miller FRCA
Chief of Surgery
Surgery

Dr Wesley Miller is the Chief of Surgery at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital. Before arriving in Bermuda, he worked in Jamaica and the United Kingdom. In 1989, he was awarded Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland. He went on to serve as a Registrar in Portsmouth, a Senior Registrar in Northern Ireland, and an Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon in Rotherham, Yorkshire. In 1996, he was recruited to work as an Otolaryngologist in Bermuda. After joining BHB, Dr Miller offered a wide range of services including paediatric and adult ENT procedures, sleep studies, allergy testing and management, and the evaluation and management of chronic obstructive airway disease (COAD) and asthma.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3687 - Fax: (441) 295-1077 - Email: Wesley.Miller@bhb.bm


Sam Mir MD FACC
Director of Cardiology
Cardiology, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology

Dr Sam Mir is Bermuda Hospitals Board's Director of Cardiology. Appointed in November 2013, Dr Mir is responsible for inpatient and outpatient cardiology services at the hospital. Since March 2011, he has worked as BHB's Attending Cardiologist, helping to develop a clinical cardiology and cardiovascular imaging programme, as well as creating a high-quality device implantation/management programme for pacemakers. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore and went on to complete an internship and residency in Internal Medicine from Harvard's Brigham and Women's Hospital. He completed a Cardiology fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He is US Board certified in Cardiology, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-2440 - Email: Sam.Mir@bhb.bm


Anna Neilson-Williams MB ChB MRCPsych MSc
Deputy Chief of Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Dr Anna Neilson-Williams joined BHB in 2000. She is currently working as the Deputy Chief of Psychiatry at the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, which includes community-based General Adult Psychiatry. She serves as the consultant managing clients with learning disabilities, along with the psychogeriatric unit at MWI. Dr Neilson-Williams is a graduate of The University of Glasgow and has a master's degree in Transcultural Mental Health with distinction through Queen Mary's The University of London, UK. She was appointed BHB's Director of Continuing Medical Education (CME) Programme in 2014. Through the CME programme, she manages and develops a regular schedule of presentations by physicians and healthcare experts with the goal of educating attendees on advances in medicine, technology, research and changes to the healthcare environment.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-3770


Ayo-Oluwa Adesanya MBBS DMUWI
Hospitalist
Internal Medicine

Dr Ayo-Oluwa Adesanya, MBBS DMUWI (Internal Medicine), joined Bermuda Hospitals Board as a Hospitalist in August 2010. He currently serves as Interim Director of Hospitalist Services. Dr Adesanya is a member of King Edward VII Memorial Hospital's Infection Prevention and Control Committee, as well as the Strategic Planning Team. He received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from the College of Medicine at the University of Lagos, Nigeria in 1991. In 2006, he completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of the West Indies in Cave Hill, Barbados. Before arriving in Bermuda, he served as the Attending Physician at Victoria Hospital Castries in St Lucia - where he was Chairperson of the Drug & Therapeutic Committee and a member of the hospital's Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Committee. Dr Adesanya is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine, American Society of General Internal Medicine, International Sports Medicine Federation and the American Public Health Association.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1802 - Fax: (441) 239-1083 - Email: Ayo-oluwa.Adesanya@bhb.bm


Wendy Outerbridge MD
Director of Nephrology
Nephrology

Dr Wendy Outerbridge is the Director of Nephrology Services at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, as well as a Consultant Nephrologist for the hospital. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from York University in Toronto, and earned her medical degree from St George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. Dr Outerbridge completed her residency training in Internal Medicine with a special focus in Dialysis at Sound Shore Medical Center in Westchester, New York. Upon her return to Bermuda in 2003, she served as a Dialysis Consultant for a year, after which she assumed the post of Director of Dialysis, a position she held until returning to the US for Fellowship Training in Nephrology at the Harvard School of Medicine's Joint Fellowship programme in Boston, Massachusetts. She then returned from training in 2014 and resumed her post as Director of Nephrology in 2016. Dr Outerbridge is the sole owner of a private Nephrology practice, Bermuda Renal Partners, where she specialises in the management of acute and chronic kidney diseases and hypertension. Dr Outerbridge is a member of the American Society of Nephrology and the National Kidney Foundation, and currently serves on the Professional Conduct Committee of the Bermuda Medical Council.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-7733 - Email: weouterbridge@bdarenalpartners.bm


Sein Aung MD FACP
Director of Oncology
Oncology, Haematology

Dr Sein Aung, MD FACP, joined the Bermuda Hospitals Board as Director of Oncology in October 2014. Prior to that, Dr Aung was a Faculty Physician/Oncologist/Haematologist at the Weinberg Cancer Institute at the Franklin Square Hospital Center from 2000. For eight years he served as Chief of Haematology, before being appointed Director of Oncology and Haematology Education in 2010. He is a clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine in the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr Aung is also board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Haematology by the American Board of Internal Medicine, and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-2044 - Fax: (441) 239-6330 - Email: oncology@bhb.bm


William Peckett MBBS(Hons) FRCS
Director of Orthopaedics
Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr William Peckett is a leading Orthopaedic Surgeon in his native Bermuda. His training and interests encompass a wide variety of orthopaedic conditions, including bone and joint trauma, shoulder replacement and reconstruction, sports injuries, and arthroscopy of the wrist, elbow, shoulder, knee and ankle. He received his Medical School training at University College Hospital and Middlesex Hospital Medical School, London. After his pre-clinical years he studied physiology, where he attained a First Class Honours degree and was awarded the prestigious Leonard Bayliss Prize. He was presented the Sir Henry Tucker Scholarship in 1987 and the Sir John Cox Scholarship 1988 to 1991. In addition to training in the UK and Australia, Dr Peckett became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and a member of various professional bodies. He is currently Director of Orthopaedics for the Bermuda Hospitals Board.

Orthopaedic & Physiotherapy Associates, 28 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-8228


Sharon Alikhani MBBS MSc
Director of Palliative Care
Palliative Care, Sports Medicine

Dr Sharon Alikhani, MBBS MSc, was appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board's Physician Lead for Hospice and Palliative Care in August 2008. Working primarily out of Agape House Hospice, she is responsible for the care of all inpatients and also provides palliative care for individuals in an outpatient setting, including the patients' homes. Dr Alikhani received her Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from St. George's Hospital Medical School at the University of London in 1993. She completed a training programme in General Practice and has been a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners since 2001 . She received a Diploma in Palliative Care from University of Cardiff in Wales. Dr Alikhani also has a Master of Science in Sports Medicine from Queen Mary College at the University of London.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DVO4
Tel: (441) 239-2025 - Fax: (441) 239-2155 - Email: Sharon.Alikhani@bhb.bm


Elwood Fox DO
Director of Physiatry and Rehabilitative Services
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Physiatry

Dr Elwood Fox, DO, is Bermuda Hospital Board’s Director of Physiatry and Rehabilitative Services. A Board Certified Physiatrist, Dr Fox is also a specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R). Dr Fox graduated from University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine, Biddeford, Maine, in 1994. The Bermudian then completed a traditional one-year AOA-Rotating Internship at Berkshire Medical Center, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, followed by his first Residency in Internal Medicine (1995-98). Under the University of Massachusetts Medical School he served his final year as Academic Chief Medical Resident. A second Residency in PM&R followed at JFK/Johnson Rehab Institute through Robert Wood Johnson/Rutgers Medical School from 1998-2001. Dr Fox served as Chief Resident his final year, where he won Resident Teacher of the Year Award. He has been practicing in Maine since 2001 and has both Maine and Massachusetts active medical licences. Registered in Bermuda since 2004, he brings that experience, wealth of knowledge, enthusiasm and passion for treating persons with disabling conditions to BHB.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 239-1180 - Email: dayhospital@bhb.bm


Gordon Kooiman MBBS MSc FRCS(Urol)
Director of Urology
Urology

Dr Gordon Kooiman, MBBS MSc FRCS(Urol), is the Director of Urology at Bermuda Hospitals Board. Prior to that, he was Consultant Urological and Laparoscopic Surgeon at King's College Hospital Foundation NHS Trust, and Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation NHS Trust in London, UK. A Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Dr Kooiman has obtained a Masters of Science degree in Urology at the Institute of Urology, London, where he was awarded the Geoffrey Chisholm Gold Medal in 2001. Special interests and skills include open and laparoscopic renal surgery, endourology (laser fragmentation of kidney stones) and general urology including the diagnosis and management of prostate disease.

Bermuda Hospitals Board, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, 7 Point Finger Road, Paget, DV04
Tel: (441) 236-2345 - Email: Gordon.Kooiman@bhb.bm