Dr Lucinda Homer graduated as a doctor from The University of Sheffield Medical School in 1992. She trained as an Anaesthetist and worked as a Consultant Anaesthetist in Birmingham until 2017. Her interest in Aviation Medicine started when she trained as a pilot and obtained a PPL in 2011. She was appointed by the CAA to perform aviation medicals in 2011, and was awarded a Diploma in Aviation Medicine (DAvMed) by the Faculty of Occupational Medicine, in 2018. As well as running Medflight Services, Dr Homer works at the Aeromedical Centre at NATS in Swanwick. She is also part of the Aeromedical Services group practice and works with Dr Ken Dawson, and Dr Ben Empson. She has approval to perform UK Class 1, 2, 3, LAPL and cabin crew medicals. Following the UK's exit from the EU, she is a UK CAA approved AME and no longer performs EASA medicals.
Please note Dr Homer no longer performs LAPL or Cabin Crew medicals at the current time.
Dr Ben Empson MB ChB, MRCP UK Graduated from Sheffield University in 1993, then completed a medical rotation in Nottingham before training as a GP. Ben works half time as a GP at the Laurie Pike Health Centre in Birmingham ,previously having been an Honorary Clinical Lecturer for Birmingham University. He works in the group AME practice alongside Dr Lucinda Homer and Dr Ken Dawson. He has approval to perform UK Class 1, 2, 3, LAPL and Cabin Crew medicals. Following the UK's exit from the EU, he is a UK CAA approved AME and no longer performs EASA medicals.