Three family members are the directors of Breakspear Medical: Dr Jean Monro is the Founder & Director, Alister Monro is the Managing Director and Neil Monro is the Finance Director.
For more about the history of how Breakspear Medical came to be, visit Our History
All 3 are also involved with the Environmental Medicine Foundation. For more information on the foundation, visit the registered charity’s website.
About Dr Jean Monro, Founder & Director
Dr Jean Monro is internationally known for her work in allergy and environmental medicine. She studied medicine at London Hospital Medical College and her special interest in the impact of the environment on one’s health developed while she worked at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. In the early 1980s, she opened her own private practice, which grew into Breakspear Medical Group Ltd. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Environmental Medicine and in Autumn 2015, received their Jonathan Forman Award. Dr Monro has practised medicine for over 60 years. She decided to retire from medicine and gave up her GMC licence to practise on 25 August 2021.
Visit Our History for more information on how Breakspear Medical developed from Dr Jean Monro’s private practice.