Dr Wynford John Walters Thomas

Personal Details

Dr Wynford John Walters Thomas MBBS FFARCS

24/09/1943 to 14/11/1992

Place of birth: Burnley, Lancashire

Nationality: British

CRN: 519678

Also known as: Wyn

Education and qualifications

General education

King’s Grammar School, Macclesfield; pre-clinical at King’s College, London; clinical at St George’s Hospital, London

Primary medical qualification(s)

MBBS, London, 1967

Initial Fellowship and type

FFARCS by Examination

Year of Fellowship


Other qualification(s)


Professional life and career


Professional interests and activities

Established a small ICU after appointment in Wrexham, and then commissioned an eight bed unit on the new site. Happiest when working clinically, he was a keen teacher and his enthusiasm & quiet, but form leadership inspired others.


Other biographical information

Married with three daughters & a son, he had a wide range of interests: model aircraft, painting, music, fly fishing and wildlife.


Author and Sources

Author: Dr Robert Palmer

Sources and any other comments: Obituary, BMJ 1993; 306: 576