Dr John J Cassidy
MB ChB MRCGP DA
John Cassidy was brought up in Birmingham and graduated from Birmingham University Medical School in 1985. He continued his training in hospitals around Birmingham and Shrewsbury. This included two years as an anaesthetist gaining a diploma in anaesthetics in 1989. He completed his training for General Practice at Winyates Health Centre, Redditch in 1991 and joined The Dow Surgery in March 1992.
He has developed interests in acupuncture and pain relief andnow does the practice minor surgery clinic. He is a trainer for the GP Registrars who join the practice for a year at a time to complete their training and is and Honorary Clinical Lecturer and tutor for Medical students for Birmingham University.
His outside interests revolve around nature, particularly bird, often trudging the marshes of the North Norfolk Coast, painting and in search of rare birds.