Dr Osbert Lacon Carden Sibley

Personal Details

Dr Osbert Lacon Carden Sibley

11/11/1895 to 27/06/1980

Place of birth: St Neots, Huntingdonshire

Nationality: British

CRN: 715409


Education and qualifications

General education

Schooling unknown; Middlesex Hospital Medical School, recipient of the second Entrance Scholarship.

Primary medical qualification(s)


Initial Fellowship and type

FFARCS by Election

Year of Fellowship

DA(RCP&S), 1938

Other qualification(s)


Professional life and career

Postgraduate career

House officer in ENT & Obstetrics at Middlesex, and Casualty at West London Hospital before joining his father in practice. After a few years he began to acquire hospital appointments: 1927, clinical assistant, Surgical Outpatients Department, West London; 1928, honorary anaesthetist, the Italian Hospital; 1929, honorary assistant anaesthetist, West London Hospital, and anaesthetist London Hospital Dental School & British Dental Hospital. By 1935 he seems to have become a full time anaesthetist and was honorary anaesthetist at West London, Royal Dental & Vincent Square Infants Hospitals as well as senior anaesthetist at the Italian and visiting anaesthetist at the Hostel of St John. These appointments continued, albeit with some hospital name changes, for many years and until his retirement circa 1966 when he was senior anaesthetist at West London and anaesthetist to the Royal Dental, Royal Masonic & Westminster Children’s Hospitals.

Professional interests and activities

Information would be welcome. Awarded DA(RCP&S) without examination in 1938.

Other biographical information

The son of a doctor, he first registered as a medical student in 1913, but served in the Hussars during WW1, returning to his studies after the war. Married Hester Bain Garrard, but no children have been identified.

Author and Sources


Sources and any other comments: Ancestry.co.uk | Medical Directory | Middlesex Medical School Archive at University College, London