Jon Bingham

Doctor

Dr Jon Bingham is a consultant in trauma, resuscitation and anaesthesia and the University Hospital of North Staffordshire. He has been flying with Midlands Air Ambulance on Helimed 03 from the Cosford airbase since 2011 and has worked extensively for West Midlands Ambulance Service for nearly 10 years, most currently as part of the West Midlands Medical Emergency Response Incident Team (MERIT). He volunteers and works with medical schemes both in Birmingham and in North Staffordshire. In his spare time he enjoys running, climbing, camping, scuba diving and is currently trying his hand at kayaking.

OPERATIONS STATISTICS:
Missions completed since 1991 48,688 | On average we airlift a child every four days | Road traffic collisions make up around 35% of the incidents we attend | The service airlifts up to three horse riders each week.