Alastair worked as a GP for 17 years before leaving in 1995 to concentrate on the underlying considerations of chronic pain and illness. In 1992 he set up and ran the pain management clinic at Wexham Park Hospital until 2011. He has an MSc in Pain Management, an MSc in Nutritional Medicine and Diplomas in Acupuncture.
Certified and practising as an instructor in Mindfulness Meditation and NLP he has also studied and taught Yoga for the last 15 years.
His abiding interest is in the use of Science to facilitate the understanding of function and dysfunction in our human design. Through this to understand the territory of both Eastern and Western approaches.