Dr Jayashree Rajagopalan - Consultant Anaesthetist

Dr Jayashree Rajagopalan

Consultant Anaesthetist – MBBS, FRCA, PGCert Med Ed

Dr Jayashree Rajagopalan

Jay is a Consultant Anaesthetist here at Manchester Fertility and in the NHS at a busy tertiary hospital at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust.

Jay obtained her medical degree from Madras Medical College, one of the premier medical institutions in India, and she pursued her postgraduate medical training in the UK. She attained a Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists (FRCA) qualification and completed specialist anaesthetic training in Scotland and Manchester. She has also undertaken postgraduate courses in Medical Education and Medical Leadership.

Jay's sub-speciality interest is in anaesthesia for complex head and neck surgery, perioperative medicine, and procedural sedation. She is part of the executive committee of the Manchester Perioperative Medicine Society and teaches the National Safe Sedation (NSS) course and local sedation courses. Jay's passion extends beyond the operating room; she's deeply committed to the well-being of both staff and patients.

At Manchester Fertility, she enjoys working with an enthusiastic and motivated team keen to deliver high-quality care to their patients.


  • Royal College of Anaesthetists
  • Association of Anaesthetists
  • Difficult Airway Society
  • Manchester Perioperative Medicine Society

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu
  • Tamil
  • Malayalam

Jay says

"It is a true privilege to look after patients during their fertility journey. Good communication and empathy are crucial in providing high standards of clinical care to achieve successful outcomes and ensure optimum patient experience."