Dr Ralph Longhorn

Specialist Anaesthetist – Member Of The Southern Anaesthetics Group, Perth, Western Australia

Dr Ralph Longhorn is a UK trained doctor and completed the majority of his anaesthetic training in the Yorkshire region. He gained particular experience in paediatric anaesthetics, with extra time spent in the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit. During his training, Dr Longhorn spent a signifigant amount of time in various other Intensive Care Units, enabling him to be competent in anaesthetising critically unwell patients.For the past 10 years, Dr Longhorn has practiced full time as a Specialist Anaesthetist in the Perth private sector.


Professional Interests

Dr Longhorn’s present day interests include anesthesia for ENT surgery including children and difficult airways, obstetric anaesthetics, anaesthesia for orthopaedic surgery and for plastic and reconstructive surgery.

Professional Training And Experience

  • Internship – Leeds UK
  • Registered Medical Officer – Perth
  • Principal House Officer – Cairns Emergency Department
  • Senior House Officer –  Anaesthetics Poole Hospital UK and Liverpool Hospital NSW
  • Anaesthetic registrar scheme – West Yorkshire UK
  • Consultant Anaesthetist Royal – Perth Hospital 2003- 2006
  • Head of Anaesthetic Department – Armadale Hospital 2005-2006

Current Appointments

  • Director – Southern Anaesthetics, 2006 – present
  • WA State Chair of the Australian Society of Anaesthetists
  • Medical Advisory Committee member, SJOG Mt Lawley
  • Anaesthetic Craft Group member, SJOG Murdoch
  • Dr Longhorn is accredited at the majority of Perth’s private hospitals


  • Australian Society of Anaesthetists
  • Australian Medical Association
  • Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists


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