Patrick Axon has been a skull base and hearing implant surgeon at Cambridge University Hospitals for 16 years.  He was a member of the team that secured National commissioning for NF2 Services and has led the Central and East of England NF2 Services from its inception in 2008.  

Patrick has been instrumental in the integration of hearing implants into NF2 Services, championing the use of cochlear and auditory brainstem implantation. He has overseen the introduction of hearing assessment and audit across the UK, enabling clinicians to identify at risk patients, so enabling early intervention.