George Henry Heyse-MooreBMJ 2007; 335 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39260.464919.BE (Published 05 July 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:51
- John Petri,
- William Notcutt
George Heyse-Moore was brought up in Exeter, where his father was a general surgeon. He qualified from the Middlesex Hospital in 1970 and specialised in orthopaedics, undertaking his training in the Exeter area.
In 1983 he was appointed consultant orthopaedic surgeon at the James Paget Hospital, Great Yarmouth. His main interests were revision hip surgery and the management of back problems. He enjoyed both elective and emergency surgery.
A few months after he took up his consultant post, his wife, Monica, was killed in a horrific car …