Stace Anaesthetists
Dr Simon Macklin


MBBS (University of London 1984)
FRCA (UK 1990)


  • Fellow, Royal College of Anaesthetists, UK
  • Australian Medical Association (AMA)
  • Australian Society of Anaesthetists (ASA)
  • British Medical Association
  • Association of Anaesthetists, Great Britain and Ireland
  • Obstetric Anaesthetists Association
  • Professional Issues Advisory Committee, ASA
  • Anaesthesia Speciality Representative AMA (South Australia)
  • Vice Chair ASA Committee of Management, ASA (SA & NT)
  • Peri-operative Medicine Special Interest Group
  • Airway Management Special Interest Group

Professional Interests

Management of the difficult airway, peri-operative medicine, prehabilitation, anaesthesia for upper gastrointestinal surgery and enhanced patient care.

Training & Experience

Simon graduated from the University of London, St Thomas’ Hospital Medical School in 1984 and subsequently anaesthesia training at 3 major teaching hospitals in London.  He became a Specialist in Anaesthesia in 1994.

Simon migrated to Adelaide with his family in August 1995 and commenced work at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, joining Stace Anaesthetists in 1997.  He continues to work in both public and private anaesthesia practice.

Simon is available for in rooms pre-anaesthesia consultations and would like to see all major cases before day of surgery admission to private hospitals in Adelaide.  He is a firm advocate for timely consultation to ensure the delivery of the highest quality peri-operative care (care around the time of surgery).


  • Senior Specialist, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide
  • Associate, Stace Anaesthetists, Adelaide

Past Appointments

  • Registrar, St Bartholomew’s Hospital
  • Registrar, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide
  • Senior Registrar, Guy’s Hospital, London
  • Consultant (Locum Tenens), Guy’s Hospital, London
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