Intensive Care

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Dr Georg Auzinger

Consultant Intensivist

Dr Med Univ Austria , European Diploma in Intensive Care EDIC , AFICM , Testamur board certified in perioperative TEE of the American Board of Echocardiography PTEexam , Specialty Diploma in General Internal Medicine Austria

Year qualified:


GMC No. or equivalent


Primary speciality:

Intensive Care

Specialist interests:

Acute liver failure
Acute respiratory distress syndrome
Cardiovascular monitoring
Fungal infection in liver failure and the critically ill
Transoesophageal and transthoracic ECHO in the critically ill
Liver transplantation
ICU transoesophageal and transthoracic
ECHO in the critically ill

Professional memberships:

Intensive Care Society UK
European Society of Intensive Care
Medicine Society of Critical Care
Medicine Australasian Academy of Critical Care
Medicine Oesterreichische Gesellschaft fuer Internistische und Allgemeine Intensivmedizin (OEGIAIM)

PA name:

Samina Begum


+44 (0)20 3299 3367

Consulting address:

Guthrie Clinic
King's College Hospital
NHS Foundation Trust
Denmark Hill
London SE5 9RS

Clinic times:

By Appointment


Dr Auzinger is a Consultant and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Intensive Care Medicine at King's College Hospital. His has also been the Lead Clinician for the Liver ICU since 2007 and is currently the Director of the Veno Arterial (VA) ECMO service for severe cardio-respiratory failure at King's. He is PTEeXAM board certified for perioperative transoesophageal echocardiography and leads on CC echocardiography training at King's.

Dr Auzinger's specialist interests include extracorporeal cardio-respiratory assistance, acute liver failure, liver transplantation, ARDS, fungal infection and transthoracic and transoesophageal echocardiography in critical care.

Dr Auzinger graduated from the Medical School of the University of Innsbruck, Austria in 1990. He subsequently undertook specialty training in internal medicine in Austria followed by specialist intensive care training at the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne, Australia.

In 2000 Dr Auzinger was awarded the European Diploma of Intensive Care Medicine and was appointed as a Consultant Intensivist at King's College Hospital.

Dr Auzinger is a fellow of the UK Intensive Care Society and is widely published in the field of liver diseases in the ICU, cardiovascular haemodynamics and fungal diseases in critical care following liver transplantation.

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