Albert Stuart Carey

BMJ 2014; 348 doi: (Published 20 March 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;348:g1960
  1. Michael S Carey

Albert Stuart Carey was a consultant psychiatrist who specialised in learning disabilities. He spent the 24 years before his retirement as superintendent of Newchurch Hospital, Culcheth, Cheshire. After retiring he resided in Wigan and continued his medical career with medical tribunals in the northwest region. His interests were medicine, his family, and sports. He and his wife, Margaret, had been married for 66 years after originally meeting at Clayton Hospital, Wakefield, where she was a young nurse. Predeceased by Margaret only six weeks before his own death, he leaves his two children, Michael Carey and Christine Bold (both doctors), five grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren.


Cite this as: BMJ 2014;348:g1960


  • Consultant psychiatrist (b 1922; q Leeds 1945; FRPsych), died from complications of chronic renal failure on 1 February 2014.

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